It is in the duality of various forms of art which speak to the heart and spirit, combined with traditional forms of protest, that another source of power and strength for social and political movements can be found. I have chosen to take a closer look at a very peaceful, poignant and very beautiful type of activism which is often overlooked in the mainstream media and at times misunderstood by the public: art. Read more »
13 x 19 inches
Pigment print, framed
Martin Reis is a documentary photographer at the intersection of activism and art. His photojournalism work about the environmental group Extinction Rebellion will be prominently featured at the upcoming exhibition ‘Designing Peace’ at the Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt Museum in New York this summer.