Art Is The Weapon

Art Is The Weapon

This podcast is not art school or intended as an esoteric discussion on styles, techniques, or what art is or is not. This podcast is about artists who create weaponized art—That is, art that advocates, motivates, educates and inspires; art that expands Black consciousness and extends Black culture.

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August 8, 2022 18 min

Would you really want to spend the afternoon touring the Getty Museum in Los Angeles, or the MoMA in New York City in one of their beautiful galleries, to see endless video screens of NFTs of cartoonish apes or monotonous cats?

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Basquiat’s art is packed with so much information and creatively expressed so freely. His work was not pop art, but an expressionism of its own that was weaponized and painterly.

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