Category: Partners

How VOTE-ive Candles Reached New Voters

In June of 2018 the local resistance art group, Artists Respond and Resist Together or AART started working on a collaborative project with Santa Cruz Indivisible SCI in an effort to help fundraise for for billboards in CA-22, home to Congressman Devin Nunes. Over the course of the project 300 VOTE-ive candles were decorated by members of SCI, ARRT artists,…

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The Importance of Local Solidarity

by Susan O’Connor Fraser Have you been keeping track of what’s happening at the border? Are you angry? The idea that this administration is separating children from their parents, caging them, and shipping them thousands of miles away has been declared crimes against humanity by the UN. This is America, and we’re committing crimes against humanity….

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Artists Respond Resist Together (AART) – July 4, 2017 Demonstration

“We are an affiliation of artists joined together by our shared belief in the power of art to effect social change and protect democratic values. Our creative skills support progressive social actions in our local community and beyond.” c July 4th Demonstration: The signs greeting tourists on Ocean street made for a successful demonstration today…

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