Friendship has been and always will be the basis of political action. The point of prefiguration is bringing the future into the present and the primary way that we do this is in the forming and nurturing of our relationships with one another in the ways we enact them on a day-to-day basis.
Citizen Artist St. Louis is a non-partisan initiative of St. Louis-based artists, organizers, and civically engaged individuals and organizations working together to ensure that arts and culture, and the values of these constituents are considered in St. Louis politics and policy-making.
On February 11th, we gathered at Louise Dany in Oslo, Norway for a public conversation around the launch of “To Make a Public” to consider alternative spaces and artists’ publications in times of social and political crisis.
SOHO20 provides women with exhibition and professional artistic opportunities and aims to redefine the meaning of feminism in art.
Dolph Projects is a contemporary art project in Streatham, London aimed at engaging both artists and the local community alike.
DEMO Project is a non-traditional exhibition space in Springfield, Illinois, that encourages artists to self-direct, experiment and present without risk.