WHAT ARE THESE CLOWNS SMILING ABOUT?!
-A CALL TO ARMS-
We are organizing political shows for this fall.
And are hoping everyone would get in, organize an exhibit
and or speak out from October until at least the first week
of November 2004.
We are not necessarily trying to change peoples’ minds but
attempting to rally the troops (artists, dancers, poets,
filmmakers, musicians, DJ’s etc.) to have a voice and be
empower. This is a very important and critical time in
history. There are millions of artists in the US and many
more throughout the world, we need to realize our full
If not this election maybe these exhibits can help inspire
the next one, or, maybe we can inspire little Billy and Mary
all alone in Ohio. In this time of bought and stolen
elections, the dumbing down of America,
disenfranchisement, propaganda that works, education is
falling back into the hands of the people.
In this era of threatened women’s rights, disastrous policies
for education and the environment, the loss of free of
speech, there are 43 million Americans without any health
insurance, the looting of the treasury, 56% of our budget on
the military and our government waging war all over the
globe, we as a collective whole need to get organized and
speak out before it is to late. Obviously the right wing is
VERY well organized AND funded and we cannot compete
economically, but we can compete creatively and with the
We hope during every election art venues and galleries will
host informative educational, fun and funny exhibits, voter
registration forms and information on pertinent issues.
I have always felt one of the best things art can do is to
inspire people to go on their own journies and to help
people to see things in unique, possibly unthinkable new
ways. Please let me know if you would be interested in
getting involved with an exhibit, I am compiling a list of
venues and participants and hope to have a massive list by
Thank you and keep up the good fight,
EMAIL ME IF YOU WANT TO GET INVOLVED
ANYWHERE IN THE
LIST OF VENUES:
Luggage Store/509 Ellis St.
Jack Hanley Gallery
CITYARTS on Valencia
848 Community Space