anna brones

writer + artist + activist

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Downloadable “Fighting for What is Right” Poster for Women’s March and Beyond

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Fighting for What is Right is Worth It by Anna Brones

Pablo Picasso once said that, “Painting is not made to decorate apartments. It’s an offensive and defensive weapon against the enemy.”

The same can be said for art in general. Art is a powerful tool. It is how we communicate. It is how we express ourselves. I made a papercut the day after the U.S. presidential election, inspired by a line in Hillary Clinton’s speech. I eventually turned it into a limited edition print.

In honor of the Women’s March on Washington, and the many marches and protests that I hope are to come as we as citizens stand up for ourselves, our sisters and our brothers, I decided to make a downloadable version. It’s free and available to anyone who wants to use it. Art for the people. Print it, post it, carry it.

Download here.

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Written by Anna Brones

January 16, 2017 at 13:05

Buttons for change

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Art is politics and politics is an art, which is why I love these buttons. Small enough that they’re not too in your face yet powerful enough to send a message. You have to be in with the designers at Trollb├Ąck + Company to buy one, but maybe they will inspire you to make a couple yourself. See more here.

[Via Cool Hunting]

Written by Anna Brones

October 2, 2008 at 20:40