Contra Magazine 2 - 1

Contra #2

Protest

£12.00

The second issue of Contra, titled Protest, asks questions such as: What defines protest and how does it relate to visual culture? How powerful is art as an enactor of social change? And what does the future hold for protest as a visual language?

In this issue:

British artist Peter... ​​Read More

The second issue of Contra, titled Protest, asks questions such as: What defines protest and how does it relate to visual culture? How powerful is art as an enactor of social change? And what does the future hold for protest as a visual language?

In this issue:

British artist Peter Kennard tackles issues such as nuclear disarmament and economic inequality

American artist Kara Walker highlights ongoing police brutality and racism in the US

Victoria Lomasko’s satirical illustrations document resistance across contemporary Russia

Curator BG Muhn offers an insight into art in North Korea — where protest is strictly forbidden


Contra is a publication that considers the relationship between visual culture and conflict through thematic editions.

16.5 X 24 cm
Softcover
192 pages
2019
English
ISSN 2516-1334
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Contra is a publication that considers the relationship between visual culture and conflict through thematic editions.