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Street art against street harassment #STWTS

Posted by Tom Megginson | 11-03-2014 18:34 | Category: Gender issues

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“Stop Telling Women to Smile” is a street art series by Tatyana Fazlalizadeh. She says the work “attempts to address gender based street harassment by placing drawn portraits of women, composed with captions that speak directly to offenders, outside in public spaces.”

“The project consists of a series of portraits of women, she explains, “women who I have sat talked with about their experiences with harassment. The portraits are designed into posters, including text that is inspired by the subject’s experiences. And then I wheat paste.”

The project started in Brooklyn in the fall of 2012, and will gradually include many cities and many women participants. The picture above is of the artist in LA. Below, you’ll see more of her work:


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Artists take mastectomy images to the streets   #Pinkverts

Posted by Tom Megginson | 31-10-2013 15:37 | Category: Pinkverts

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Leave it to Brazil to do a breast cancer awareness campaign that simultaneously feels inappropriately sexualized and undeniably cool:


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Give Barcelona a roof

Posted by Marc van Gurp | 20-01-2010 22:56 | Category: Homelessness, Poverty

Arrels Fundació: Give Barcelona a roof

“For many people in Barcelona this is their home. Give Barcelona a roof.”

Three gorgeous ads for the Arrels Fundació, the Spanish organization for helping the homeless.
Gorgeous yes. Original? No.
In advertising almost everything is already done but this campaign is stolen. Remember the 2006 campaign from Samu Social de Paris? (Blogpost in Dutch)


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