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Podcast: Digital-Activism Extravaganza With Hillary Clinton's Innovation Adviser -- Plus Geeks Trying To Build A Better World - Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty © 2011

Podcast: Digital-Activism Extravaganza With Hillary Clinton's Innovation Adviser -- Plus Geeks Trying To Build A Better World - Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty © 2011 | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Alec Ross, TechCamp, and an introduction to Belarusian political graffiti.
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Woman Buys Non-Existent Art for $10000

Woman Buys Non-Existent Art for $10000 | Art and activism | Scoop.it
The Museum of Non-Visible Art is an organization that hosts and sells art that exists only in the imagination of the artist. Or, as the people behind the museum prefer to call it, “non-visible”. ...
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Style: The Starchitect and the Pop Star: 10 Reasons Why Zaha Hadid and Lady Gaga Must Be Twins From the Future

Style:  The Starchitect and the Pop Star: 10 Reasons Why Zaha Hadid and Lady Gaga Must Be Twins From the Future | Art and activism | Scoop.it
The famed singer and the alien architect have more in common than you think.
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Stolen art held clue to Serbia war crimes arrest - Reuters

Stolen art held clue to Serbia war crimes arrest - Reuters | Art and activism | Scoop.it
ReutersStolen art held clue to Serbia war crimes arrestReutersThe Art Loss Register in London, which tracks lost or stolen paintings, lists four Modigliani portraits of men as stolen, said executive director Christopher Marinello.
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A Call For Global Actors Rights

Javier Bardem "called for actors to get the same protection as musicians and writers, including the right to earn money from the use of their performance beyond a film's original release.
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Crusading – A Multi-disciplinary Network - BildMuseet - absolutearts.com

Crusading – A Multi-disciplinary Network - BildMuseet - absolutearts.com | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Crusading – A Multi-disciplinary Network: BildMuseet The ”Crusading” project is a network involving a multi-faceted series of events and activities: Exhi...
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Transmedia Activism at SilverDocs/TFI Transmedia Lab

Transmedia Activism at SilverDocs/TFI Transmedia Lab | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Transmedia Activism_SilverDocs presentation View more presentations from lksriv...
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Fighting Back against Corporate Greenwashing « Narrative Resistance

Fighting Back against Corporate Greenwashing « Narrative Resistance | Art and activism | Scoop.it
RT @muddererth: Fighting Back against Corporate Greenwashing http://t.co/IG4CCDB #NativeAmerican #indigenous #NDNZ #green #eco #p2 #activism...
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dangerous, Okay, when did "activism" become reblogging motivational quotes on Tumblr and when did we whittle down "the movement" to like 10 people on Tumblr?

dangerous, Okay, when did "activism" become reblogging motivational quotes on Tumblr and when did we whittle down "the movement" to like 10 people on Tumblr? | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Okay, when did "activism" become reblogging motivational quotes on Tumblr and when did we whittle down "the movement" to like 10 people on Tumblr?
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The End of Poverty? - Watch the Documentary Film for Free | Watch Free Documentaries Online | SnagFilms

The End of Poverty? - A phenomenal discourse on why poverty exists when there is so much wealth in the world.. Watch free documentaries. Share documentary films. (RT @LionelMedia: Poverty is controlled and exists by design.
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Greenpeace banned from posting occupation photos on Twitter

Greenpeace banned from posting occupation photos on Twitter | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Cairn Energy wins an injunction against activists after oil protest at the company's headquarters on Monday (Cairn Energy wins Greenpeace court order after oil protest #activism #environment http://bit.ly/rbcluG...)...
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Pauser: Face of the Enemy: A documentary project, interviews, film, installation - Vietnam Veterans from the war

Pauser: Face of the Enemy: A documentary project, interviews, film, installation - Vietnam Veterans from the war | Art and activism | Scoop.it
The Face of the Enemy is a documentary project that tells the story of the Vietnamese who fought in the American war, in their own words.
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UK detains Zim Vigil activist for deportation - The Zimbabwean

UK detains Zim Vigil activist for deportation - The Zimbabwean | Art and activism | Scoop.it
UK detains Zim Vigil activist for deportationThe ZimbabweanAn activist with the London based Zimbabwe protest group The Vigil, is being detained in the UK and faces deportation in the coming days.
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Museums: Neighbors on Parnassus: Surveying Poussin and Twombly's Hidden Kinship, From the Arcadian to the Erotic

Museums:  Neighbors on Parnassus: Surveying Poussin and Twombly's Hidden Kinship, From the Arcadian to the Erotic | Art and activism | Scoop.it
"Twombly and Poussin: Arcadian Painters" at the Dulwich Picture Gallery illuminates the resonances between the two artists' work in surprising ways.
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How Funding Cuts Are Hurting Museums

"Some 58% of those surveyed said they had suffered cuts in some form. Of those hit by cuts in excess of a quarter of their overall budget, 86% said they had cut staff, while half had reduced their opening hours.
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My New Tech Find “Pinterest”

My New Tech Find “Pinterest” | Art and activism | Scoop.it
If you are like me, you are often finding photos of art ideas on the internet which you would like to put on your future “to do” list.
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mixingreality.com Video of the Day : Bashir Sultani : Art with Salt | Mixing Reality

mixingreality.com Video of the Day : Bashir Sultani : Art with Salt | Mixing Reality | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Been enjoying Bashir Sultani's series : Art with Salt. Enjoy the immediacy of his process, and the magic of the transformation of common salt into an iconic image.
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We Shall Remain: Wounded Knee

We Shall Remain: Wounded Knee | Art and activism | Scoop.it
In 1973, American Indian Movement activists and residents of the Pine Ridge Reservation occupied the town of Wounded Knee, demanding redress for grievances. As a result of the siege, Indians across the country forged a new path into the future.
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Activism 101: 16 Films About Violence Against Women « The Pixel Project

Activism 101: 16 Films About Violence Against Women « The Pixel Project | Art and activism | Scoop.it
RT @PixelProject: #Activism 101: 16 Films About Violence Against Women http://bit.ly/iiAYgJ #VAW #pixelproject...
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Miami City Ballet Sets Paris On Fire

Artistic director Edward Villella: "It's the biggest success the company has had in 25 years. We are the talk of Paris. People are clamoring for tickets. They stop me in buses and restaurants.
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Urban Nouveau*

Urban Nouveau* | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Urban Nouveau is an interdisciplinary platform supporting an open network of creative professionals working on the cultural multiplicities of urbanity.
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BREAKING: Cairn obtains legal interdict: ‘Twitter ban’ and 'gagging order' for Greenpeace | Greenpeace UK

BREAKING: Cairn obtains legal interdict: ‘Twitter ban’ and 'gagging order' for Greenpeace | Greenpeace UK | Art and activism | Scoop.it
In its latest move to cover up the truth about its Arctic drilling, Cairn Energy has obtained an extraordinary, wide-ranging legal interdict (injuncti (RT @GreenpeaceUK: In case you missed it on #gooddaytoburybadnews, #Cairn's got an injunction gagging...
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