UPDATE: According to an interview with ANIMAL, this action was not sanctioned by Voina, but was undertaken by a former member of the group (Pytor Verzilov, pictured below being taken away in handcuffs) who continues to act on Voina’s behalf. What’s more, if what is said in the interview is true, the roaches never actually [...]
Five members of the art activist group Culture Beyond Oil poured non-toxic black oil around the British Museum’s world famous Easter Island sculpture, in protest at BP’s sponsorship of the museum.
UPDATE: Experimental geographers who were able to attend this event, and others who couldn’t be there, can download the template of the Notes for a People’s Atlas of Greater Boston map and get submission instructions here. Groundswell and the Design Studio for Social Intervention present a discussion of mapmaking as an activist practice with Daniel [...]
Copenhagen Poverty Walks invites residents and tourists to “experience the city from the perspective of homeless people.” The guided tours are directed by people experiencing homelessness, who offer their stories and personal experiences. Poverty Walks is organized by the NGO project Udenfor (Outdoor). Via Guerrilla Innovation
Urban agriculture kits v3.0 are available now from WindowFarms.org, a project by artists Britta Riley and Rebecca Bray, and developed in residency at Eyebeam in 2009.