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Shinkolobwe: Dig Up The Sun

Shinkolobwe: Dig Up The Sun

WHERE

Online at www.fb.com/nuclearissuesstudygroup

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHINKOLOBWE: On the 75th anniversary of the Trinity Test, a webinar telling the stories of the Congolese miners who made the Manhattan Project possible, and the stories…

Live-printing: Anti-fascism and Migrant Justice

Live-printing: Anti-fascism and Migrant Justice

WHERE

Baerlic Brewing Co.
2235 SE 11th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97214

Come out for a happy hour and live screenprinting event! Free patches and prints, or bring your own fabric to print on. Screenprinting is great tool for political movements. We’ll…

The Art of Protest

The Art of Protest

WHERE

Amnesty International’s Human Rights Action Centre
25 New Inn Yard
London
EC2A 3EA
United Kingdom

A selection of protest posters are on exhibit at Amnesty International’s Human Rights Action Centre in London, including posters from Justseeds members and friends, Josh MacPhee, Micah Bizant, and more….

Josh MacPhee/Damon Locks DJ Night

Josh MacPhee/Damon Locks DJ Night

WHERE

Elastic Arts
3429 W Diversey Ave #208
Chicago, IL 60647
http://elasticarts.org

Josh MacPhee will be spinning records from the labels in his recent book, An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels. Focusing on vinyl records, and the labels that produced them, this…

Like the Waters, We Rise: Climate Justice in Print

Like the Waters, We Rise: Climate Justice in Print

WHERE

The Nathan Cummings Foundation
475 10th Ave. 14th Fl.
New York, NY

BOTH EXHIBITION VENUES ARE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. A vast movement for climate justice continues to rise worldwide, directly challenging the powerful interests of those most responsible for the climate…

Justseeds at GRABADOLANDIA

Justseeds at GRABADOLANDIA

WHERE

National Museum of Mexican Art
1852 W. 19th Street
Chicago, IL 60608

Justseeds will be tabling at the 7thAnnual FREE Educational Print Festival GRABADOLANDIA 2019. GRABADOLANDIA is a project by the INSTITUTO GRÁFICO DE CHICAGO that inspires new generations to engage in…

Movement Art WORK

Movement Art WORK

WHERE

Art In These Times
2nd floor of 2040 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60647
artinthesetimes.wordpress.com
* In These Times has fixed its elevator and the space is now accessible with an elevator with access to the second floor.

A discussion and workshop exploring art making in collaboration with social justice movements, through the lens of labor, equity, and identity. Movement Art WORK is a collaborative event highlighting the…

Vancouver Art Book Fair

Vancouver Art Book Fair

WHERE

Emily Carr University of Art + Design
520 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver BC

This year will be the first time that Justseeds has tabled at the Vancouver Art Book Fair! We’re excited to share zines, books, and prints from our members at Emily…

Chicago Art Build for Public Education

Chicago Art Build for Public Education

WHERE

CTU Hall
1901 W Carroll Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612

Join Justseeds and the Art Build Workers for a Chicago Art Build for Public Education. Come support Chicago teachers, students, families, and public service employees during a massive art build…

Networks of Resistance Opening & Dance Party!!!

Networks of Resistance Opening & Dance Party!!!

WHERE

Co-Prosperity Sphere
3219 S Morgan St, Chicago IL 60608
coprosperity.org

Resistance to the political climate of today necessitates collaboration, movement building, and organizing. Artists are a key part of this struggle. Their work is found in the community—on the streets,…

Be Here Now! Chip Thomas

Be Here Now! Chip Thomas

WHERE

Uri-Eichen Gallery
2101 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60608
uri-eichen.com

In this socio-politically charged moment when scientists warn us that we have at best ten years to enact measures to curb CO2 emissions to limit the worst effects of climate…

Personal Expression & Collective Action: Artwork from the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative

Personal Expression & Collective Action: Artwork from the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative

WHERE

Art In These Times
2nd floor of 2040 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60647
artinthesetimes.wordpress.com

Through a belief in personal expression in concert with collective action, members of the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative produce prints, graphics, and publications that inspire, activate, and transform. Over the past…

Veteran Movements: Seeking Justice & Imagining Reparations

Veteran Movements: Seeking Justice & Imagining Reparations

WHERE

National Veterans Art Museum Triennial
North Michigan Gallery
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

  Veteran Movements, an exhibition apart of the first National Veterans Art Museum Triennial at the Chicago Cultural Center features work by Justseeds artists and includes political prints from Vietnam…

Cider Riot Propaganda Party

Cider Riot Propaganda Party

WHERE

Cider Riot
807 NE Couch St, Portland, Oregon 97232

If you’re in Portland, please come out and join us for an afternoon of live-printing at the Cider Riot pub, where Justseeds member Roger Peet will be partnering with Erica…

Estampas Chicanas

Estampas Chicanas

WHERE

McNay Art Museum
6000 N New Braunfels Ave
San Antonio, TX 78209

Absolutely Chicana by Judy Baca, 2008. One of the great myths about such important social developments as the Chicano movement is that they are progressive on all fronts. However, many Chicanas,…

Puro Corazón: The Art of Melanie Cervantes

Puro Corazón: The Art of Melanie Cervantes

WHERE

The Latinx Research Center at UC Berkeley
2457 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

The Chicano/a Studies Program, Latinx Artist-in-residence and The Latinx Research  Center at the University of California, Berkeley presents celebrated artist Melanie Cervantes’ first solo exhibition. This exhibition will be presented…

Radical Playdate Presents: Be the Change! NYC Launch

Radical Playdate Presents: Be the Change! NYC Launch

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Join Radix Media as they co-host the New York City release of Be The Change! A Justseeds Coloring Book at Interference Archive. It is the first coloring book featuring the…

Black Flags Over Brooklyn 2019

Black Flags Over Brooklyn 2019

WHERE

Brooklyn Bazaar
150 Greenpoint Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11222

Justseeds and Interference Archive will be tabling the vendor market at this years Black Flags Over Brooklyn. Black Flags Over Brooklyn 2019 is a new two-day anti-fascist extreme metal festival…

AlterNativity Pop-up in Portland, OR

AlterNativity Pop-up in Portland, OR

WHERE

Matter
811 E Burnside Suite 124
Portland, OR

Justseeds PDX is hosting a small pop-up event featuring the work of Justseeds artists and a number of our local allies- Eberhardt Press, The Far Woods, and Letra Chueca Press….

Certain Days 2019 Calendar Release Party

Certain Days 2019 Calendar Release Party

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th st
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Join us for the Certain Days 2019 Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar launch party! The calendar is in its 18th year and is a joint fundraising and educational project between…

Voices from Outside & We Are the Storm: Pain Sugar Gallery

Voices from Outside & We Are the Storm: Pain Sugar Gallery

WHERE

Pain Sugar Gallery
3635 9th Street
Riverside, CA
92501

We have two portfolios on view this month at the Pain Sugar Gallery in Riverside, California. Voices From Outside is our first ever portfolio, produced with Critical Resistance in 2008….

Celebrate People’s History

Celebrate People’s History

WHERE

Richard F. Brush Art Gallery
St. Lawrence University
Canton, NY 13617

The Celebrate People’s History posters are rooted in the do-it-yourself tradition of mass-produced and distributed political propaganda, but have been re-imagined to embody principles of democracy, inclusion, and group participation…

Have We Met? Dialogues on Memory and Desire

Have We Met? Dialogues on Memory and Desire

WHERE

Stamps Gallery
201 S. Division Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(between Liberty St. and Washington St. in downtown Ann Arbor)

Have We Met: Dialogues on Memory and Desire draws inspiration from Ann Arbor’s legacy of social movements (Anti-War Movement, Civil Rights Movements) and experimental art practices (The Once Group) from…

Radical Press Fest @ Interference Archive

Radical Press Fest @ Interference Archive

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

You’re invited to an all-day festival of radical books, zines, prints, and more! “The Radical Press Fest” will bring together publishers working in different genres and on various scales to…

Interference Archive Benefit

Interference Archive Benefit

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

You’re invited to Interference Archive’s (almost) annual benefit! It’ll be a fun night filled with friends, refreshments, and social movement history, celebrating one year in our new home on 7th…

Letters & Liberation: Art Auction for Justice In the Prisons

Letters & Liberation: Art Auction for Justice In the Prisons

WHERE

BOOM Concepts
5139 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA
gallery open Saturdays noon-4pm

For the second year in a row, Justseeds artists donated loads of work to the Let’s Get Free/The Women & Trans Prisoner Defense Committee’s annual fundraiser art auction! Let’s Get Free,…

Poor People’s Campaign: Chicago Citywide Art Build

Poor People’s Campaign: Chicago Citywide Art Build

WHERE

UE Hall
37 S Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607

Help produce materials for the Poor People’s Campaign. On December 4, 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. announced plans for a Poor People’s Campaign and called for the nation to…

1968 and 2018: The Poor People’s Campaign

1968 and 2018: The Poor People’s Campaign

WHERE

Uri-Eichen Gallery
2101 S Halsted St.
Chicago, Illinois 60608

1968 and 2018: The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Portfolio features a series of twenty-five screenprints…

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Josh MacPhee

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Josh MacPhee

WHERE

Arts Center Lecture Hall
2400 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Josh MacPhee is a designer, artist, archivist, and a founding member of both the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative and Interference Archive, a public collection of cultural materials produced by social movements…

Celebrate People’s History

Celebrate People’s History

WHERE

Stamps Gallery
201 S. Division Street
Ann Arbor MI 48104

The Celebrate People’s History (CPH) posters are rooted in the do-it-yourself tradition of mass-produced and distributed political propaganda. They are detourned to embody principles of democracy, inclusion, and group participation…

no. NOT EVER.

no. NOT EVER.

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

no. NOT EVER. is a multi-media, interdisciplinary, immersive installation that provides an anti-racist, anti-fascist framework for understanding the rise of white nationalism in the current moment. This video-based “living archive”…

Into Action in LA

Into Action in LA

WHERE

Impact Hub
1726 N Spring St
LA, CA

A whole bunch of Justseeds artists are featured in this big show of art and organizing in Los Angeles– happening at Impact hub between the 12thand 21st of Januray. Go…

Justseeds: Love and Justice Closing Party

Justseeds: Love and Justice Closing Party

WHERE

Zeke's Coffee
6015 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

We are having a closing party for Justseeds: Love and Justice, a show of recent print work at Zeke’s Coffee in Pittsburgh’s East Liberty, at the end of the month!…

We Are All In This Together exhibition at SUNY Purchase

We Are All In This Together exhibition at SUNY Purchase

WHERE

Richard & Dolly Maass Gallery
SUNY-Purchase
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY 10577

We Are All in This Together, presented by Interference Archive with the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative, uses the collection of Interference Archive and materials produced by the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative to…

Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair

Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair

WHERE

Omni Commons
4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, California

We’ll be tabling at the 22nd anual Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair in Oakland again this year- Fernando and Roger will be representing the cooperative, so come out and say hi,…

Portland Propaganda Party

Portland Propaganda Party

WHERE

Paragon Gallery
Portland Community College
815 North Killingsworth, Portland OR

Call For Art: Portland Propaganda Party- Eclipse Edition This is a call for artists in Portland to produce art for an upcoming Propaganda Party. The event will take place in…

Take Back the Fight

Take Back the Fight

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Recovery from trauma after sexual assault is often imagined as a personal, internal experience. However, an exclusive focus on individual narratives of victimization and healing can obscure decades of collective,…

Building Resistance Propaganda Party

Building Resistance Propaganda Party

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St #4
Brooklyn, NY 11215

What is a propaganda party? It’s where we get together to make and share graphic and informational material that we can use in our organizing work. Join us on March…

Come to Our Window: Justseeds at Art Metropole

Come to Our Window: Justseeds at Art Metropole

WHERE

Art Metropole
1490 Dundas St. W
Toronto, ON

Justseeds is taking over the window at Art Metropole in Toronto for a month! Come to an opening reception on Wednesday, February 15th 5-7pm, or stop by during open hours,…

Commonwealth: Water for All

Commonwealth: Water for All

WHERE

Queens Museum
New York City Building
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens NY 11368

Commonwealth: Water For All brings together We Are the Storm and Wellspring, two recent portfolios of artists’ prints developed by the Justseeds Artist Cooperative on the subjects of climate change resistance and water. This exhibition also features a selection of materials on loan from Interference Archive including the now iconic graphics developed for the 2016 movement against the Dakota Access Pipeline at the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota.

First 100 Days- Portland Arts and Activism Summit

First 100 Days- Portland Arts and Activism Summit

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Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, 415 SW 10th Ave suite #300 Portland, OR
Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway, Portland OR

First 100 Days is a resource to support creative resistance to the Trump regime. This effort organized by a group of Portland, Oregon artists and activists offers a platform for…

Inaugurating Resistance Propaganda Party

Inaugurating Resistance Propaganda Party

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St #4
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Interference Archive is hosting a propaganda party on the weekend of January 14/15 to produce and disseminate artistic material to be used during the counter-inauguration actions.

We Are What We Archive

We Are What We Archive

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

This fall, Interference Archive presents an exhibition highlighting some of the lesser-known objects in our collection. Made up of five distinct components, We Are What We Archive sheds light on…

QUEER HEARTACHE: Jess X. Chen & Kit Yan

QUEER HEARTACHE: Jess X. Chen & Kit Yan

WHERE

(various venues)

Tour dates below, more background info here! If you want to book us for a future date at your university, organization or book store contact kit@kityanpoet.org August 12 2016: 11pm, Mudlark…

SOLASTALGIA: a queer eco-feminist poetry tour

SOLASTALGIA: a queer eco-feminist poetry tour

WHERE

Various Venues

SOLASTALGIA: a queer eco-feminist poetry tour featuring the transdisciplinary works and performances of Chinese-American migrant artist Jess X. Chen and Indigenous Diné artist Demian DinéYazhi founder of RISE: Radical Indigenous Survivance & Empowerment. Their work is…

Justseeds at the Bay Area Bookfair

Justseeds at the Bay Area Bookfair

WHERE

New Oakland Metro Operahouse
522 Second St.
Oakland, CA

It’s the 21st year of the Bay Area Anarchist bookfair, an annual gathering of publishers, thinkers, and actors on the theme of making this society, and all societies, free. If…

Howl! – Activist Art Fair

Howl! – Activist Art Fair

WHERE

Casa Del Popolo
4873 St. Laurent, Montreal

Mary and Jesse will be repping Justseeds this weekend at the Howl! – Activist Art Fair. Check out the whole week of great events Howl! arts festival

10th annual NYC Anarchist Book Fair

10th annual NYC Anarchist Book Fair

WHERE

Judson Memorial Church
55 Washington Square South
NYC

New York City Anarchist Book Fair to celebrate 10th anniversary, Sat., April 16, 2016 NEW YORK—In the decade since it debuted in 2007, the NYC Anarchist Book Fair has become…

Our Comics Ourselves: Identity, Expression, and Representation in Comic Art

Our Comics Ourselves: Identity, Expression, and Representation in Comic Art

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th ST #4
Brooklyn, NY 11215

The exhibition Our Comics, Ourselves: Identity, Expression, and Representation in Comic Art presents the graphic stories that describe the complexity and diversity of our collective experience, and examines the social…

Baldwin Reading Group

Baldwin Reading Group

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St #4
Brooklyn, NY 11215

The New York Council for the Humanities, in collaboration with Interference Archive, will host a James Baldwin reading and discussion group, running weekly from January 23 through March 5 (with…

Certain Days Launch Party NYC

Certain Days Launch Party NYC

WHERE

Solidarity Center
147 W 24th St, Fl 2nd
New York, NY 10011

Certain Days 2016: A night of internationalism, solidarity, and global struggle Calendar Launch & Holiday Party! Join us to celebrate the end of one year of resistance and the promise…

Justseeds Toronto Open Studio & Print Sale

Justseeds Toronto Open Studio & Print Sale

WHERE

227 Sterling Rd
East Building #103

Toronto members of Justseeds Artists Cooperative, Jesse Purcell and Mary Tremonte are opening up our silkscreen studio on Sterling Rd for two days of print sales and a casual exhibition…

Howard Zinn Book Fair 2015

Howard Zinn Book Fair 2015

WHERE

City College of San Francisco
Mission Campus
1125 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA

Justseeds (Aaron, Fernando, and Josh) will be tabling all day at the Howard Zinn Book Fair in San Francisco. Come say hello, and pick up some books and prints while…

Solidarity, Distribution, Design: The Poster Today

Solidarity, Distribution, Design: The Poster Today

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

A great panel featuring artists, designers, and historians discussing the intersections of solidarity, propaganda, poster making, and image distribution. As the event is part of the programming for Interference Archive’s…

Solidarity on the Move

Solidarity on the Move

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Workshop/Discussion on Reproducible Graphics and OSPAAAL

Workshop/Discussion on Reproducible Graphics and OSPAAAL

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Zine-making with Cuban political graphics: a discussion and workshop. In this workshop, participants will explore the work of OSPAAAL (the Organization of Solidarity of the Peoples of Africa, Asia, and…

Pittsburgh’s first Feminist Zine Fest!

Pittsburgh’s first Feminist Zine Fest!

WHERE

Various venues, see schedule!

This Sunday (Oct.18) Justseeds members Shaun Slifer and Mary Tremonte will be tabling at Pittsburgh’s very first ever Feminist Zine Fest! We’re just holding down tables on Sunday afternoon, but…

38th Annual Raza Day at UC Berkeley

38th Annual Raza Day at UC Berkeley

WHERE

UC Berkeley in Wheeler Hall

This year marks the 38th annual Raza Day at UC Berkeley. It is a day of workshops and activities intended to encourage middle school, high school and community college students…

Self-Determination Inside/Out

Self-Determination Inside/Out

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Self-Determination Inside/Out: Prison Movements Reshaping Society Opening: Thursday, September 11, 7-10pm Exhibition runs: September 11 – November 16, 2014 Interference Archive presents Self-Determination Inside/Out, a comprehensive exhibition and public program…

The Fist is Still Raised

The Fist is Still Raised

WHERE

The Big Idea
4812 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA