After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
Realizing the Impossible Art Against Authority
by Josh MacPhee
Published by AK Press
Political graphics, stencils and graffiti, giant puppets: when art and anti-authoritarian impulse collide, good shit happens. MacPhee and Reuland have produced the book they always wanted to read, tracing the history and practice of anarchist/activist art. With informative interviews and articles, and of course lots of illustrations, this is a cool art book and a powerful political primer as well.