Definitions

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  • n. The practice of promoting a political agenda through acts considered to be art, such as the defacing of advertisements.

Etymologies

Blend of art and activism (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • From there we announce how you can get involved in local film ventures where "artivism" can make a difference.

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  • De La Riva, who received a master's degree from NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study in "artivism performance art as a means of cultural resistance," conducted extensive interviews with family and community members along the border before writing the play.

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