Race, Class, Gender & Sexuality in Digital Media Art Practices

Collection by Evan Hughes


Post to this board if you find interesting examples of art (and activist) practices that use the digital media to explore and comment on issues of race,c lass, gender or sexuality.

píxeis Barbara Kruger, Untitled (We are not made for you), 1982 photograph and type on paper 4 x 6 inches x cm Barbara Kruger, Examples Of Art, Political Art, Feminist Art, Art For Art Sake, Consumerism, Conceptual Art, Color Theory, No One Loves Me
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Another art piece about feminism made by Barbara Kruger. The words are so straightforward, but profoundly inspiring.

hivliving: “ beehymns: “ Gran Fury, Read My Lips, ” “this postcard, produced for a nine-day nationwide protest in may was one of gran fury’s earliest designs. the nationally-based “aids.

This art was incredibly influential for the time. Gran Fury (American artist collective, 1988-1994). from the Kissing Doesn’t Kill series, 1988. Poster, offset lithography, 16 x 10”. © Gran Fury. #iml_295week14

Biko is a geometric sans serif with a strong and yet friendly character. The font is perfect for display, copy text and logos. The name is a tribute to Steve Biko: a South African anti-apartheid activist. Typography Fonts, Typography Design, Lettering, Logo Design, Sans Serif, Free Fonts For Designers, 100 Free Fonts, Use E Abuse, Font Face
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Racism Social Poster, Self Authored Silkscreen 26 x 1993 Pop Art, Protest Posters, Illustrations, Illustration Art, Museum Of Modern Art, Art Museum, Grafik Design, Art Design, Design Styles
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I think this is really cool art, that opposes racism in a unique way. #iml295_week14

View Untitled Its our pleasure to disgust you by Barbara Kruger on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Barbara Kruger. Barbara Kruger Art, Taste Sense, Collages, Collage Art, Max Huber, Otl Aicher, Black N White Images, Tumblr, Art For Art Sake

Again, another radical, straightforward, emotional, excessively ironic image created by Kruger.

63 Black Harvard Students Share Their Experiences In A Powerful Photo Project Love this (race, education) Harvard Students, Intersectional Feminism, Photo Projects, African American History, Social Issues, Civil Rights, Art Therapy, Along The Way, Social Justice

I, Too, Am Harvard

A photo campaign highlighting the faces and voices of black students at Harvard College. Our voices often go unheard on this campus, our experiences are devalued, our presence is questioned-- this project is our way of speaking back, of claiming this campus, of standing up to say: We are here. This...

Funny pictures about Airport Security Checks: "Random selection". Oh, and cool pics about Airport Security Checks: "Random selection". Also, Airport Security Checks: "Random selection" photos. Family Guy, Love My Family, Funny Family, Memes Humor, Funny Memes, Rasist Jokes, Nba Memes, Movie Memes, Funny Shit

TV shows have a really big influence over society. This image from family guy is pointing out racism with regards to security checks. #iml295_week14

Kim Kardashian for the Campaign / LOVE LOOSE WAVES - big barrel curling iron / bang lenght and hair color! Kim Kardashian, Homecoming Queen, Celebrity Photographers, Celebrity Photos, Celebrity Style, Celebs, Celebrities, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga

the entire NOH8 campaign spread rapidly through digital media. #iml295_week14

The contemporary artist Barbara Kruger is a photographer who at times used a mixture of mediums to present her works of art. Barbara Kruger was born on January in New Jersey, U. She started her career as a graphic designer and later. Pop Art, Poesia Visual, Montage Photo, Political Art, Political Issues, Feminist Art, Knowledge Is Power, Gcse Art, Postmodernism

This famous feminist digital design is from the well-known contemporary artist, Barbara Kruger.Kate Linker explains in her art review, “Power cannot be centralized; rather, it is diffused, decentralized, and in consequence, anonymous: it exists less as a ‘body’ than as a network of relations unifying social apparatuses and institutions”

Be like the Panda. Racial Diversity, Examples Of Art, Anti Racism, Digital Media, Black People, Panda, Gender, Asian, Guangzhou
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I love this cute and symbolic panda in this image. However, I disagree with the statement below. It is an old stereotype that Asians are irrelevant to the racism between black and white. However, as the world become increasingly globalized, racial diversity gradually generated in eastern world.For example, 'black people problems' in Guangzhou, China.

Anti-Racism Festival poster by Unusual. Combination of graphics and color palette instantly lets you in on the subject matter. Simple and very effective poster design. Illustration Design Graphique, Art Graphique, Illustration Art, Graphisches Design, Creative Design, Design Ideas, Time Design, Plakat Design, Design Poster
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This is a poster of the 15th anti-racism festival.

This is a response to a New York Times Magazine cover of October which featured Arne Glimscher of Pace Gallery, art dealer standing with all middle-aged white males. New York Times Magazine, Time Magazine, Guerrilla Girls, Examples Of Art, Hormone Imbalance, White Man, Digital Media, Art World, Art Museum

This is a response to a New York Times Magazine cover of October 3, 1993, which featured Arne Glimscher of Pace Gallery, art dealer standing with all middle-aged white males. #iml295_week14

This article explores the limits on how helpful activism on social media can be. Big Data, Fifa, Think Tank, Snapchat, Like Symbol, Dave Eggers, Spiegel Online, The Computer, Thing 1
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Hashtag Activism, and Its Limits (Published 2012)

This article explores the limits on how helpful activism on social media can be.

 Reinventing the “F” Word: Feminism

Guerrilla Girls is an influential site that exposes sexism, racism and corruption in politics, art, film and pop culture with facts, humor and digital design visuals. This poster was inspired by William Kennedy Smith and all the other guys who get away with it. #iml295_week14

First Day I watched Invisible Children my Freshman year of high school I fell in love with the fight. so great to see it coming back to life and gaining support once again!

The "Kony 2012" craze is a perfect example of what critics call digital "slacktivisim"; one uses digital media and technology to raise awareness of a cause and to feign support, but does not take action to support it. Does Kony 2012 represent "slacktivism" to you? #IML295_week14