Art and Activism

Art and Activism

Robbie Lee Harris Black Lives Matter Mural Tucson

↑ Artist Robbie Lee Harris in front of a work he created as part of a collaborative Black Lives Matter mural project in Tucson. Joe Pagac secured the wall space and bought the paint for the project.
Photo: Josh Galemore / Arizona Daily Star

In the midst of turmoil, art has the power to highlight injustice, bring a community's pain into focus, heal, and prompt the dialogue necessary for change. These initiatives show creative expression at work in building a more equitable society.

Last updated July 30, 2020. Please check back, as we will continue to update this page.

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