culture jamming / subvertising

culture jamming / subvertising

Consumer Culture Brought to Its Knees in Bradford - Buy Nothing/Steal Something Day

In one sweeping stroke the false consciousness of consumption was served a mortal blow in the streets of Bradford today. As the worldwide ripples of Buy Nothing Day crashed upon the shore of BD1, multinational capital trembled in it's bloodstained boots.

The swoop cometh! Glos eco-village:meeting list.

Greetings all,

The beginning is nigh...

Hopefully this will be the last meeting list, so the next thing you'll hear from us will be the swoop info.. anyone wanting to help out with the swoop, on the day- please get in contact now... Otherwise you'll only be given short notice as to the date/location etc...

BP and Culture – time to break it off!

A week of action to kick BP out of our cultural spaces
14–20 April 2011

Oil Spill at the British Museum

This morning three members of the art activist group Culture Beyond Oil poured non-toxic black oil around the British Museum’s world famous Easter Island sculpture, in protest at BP’s sponsorship of the museum. Emily James, Director of Just Do It, happened to be there and captured the action.

Licence to Spill - Liberate Tate create an oil spill at the Tate - inside & out

On the evening of the 28th of June at approx 7:15pm, Liberate Tate In protest over BP's sponsorship of the arts performed a "Solemn" oil like spill at the Tate's Summer party.

Greenwash spill at the BP-sponsored National Portrait Gallery

On Tuesday night (22 June 2010) at 6.07 PM the London brigade of the Greenwash Guerrillas got a call from a panicked pedestrian outside the National Portrait Gallery.