Artists and Critics Call for Art Strike on January 20th to Protest Trump Inauguration

January 10th, 2017

Joan Jonas, They Came to Us Without a Word II (2015), via Art ObservedA group of artists and art critics are calling for an “art strike” on inauguration day, asking art institutions and educational facilities to close their doors that day.  “I’m interested in action and protest and people expressing their feelings about this situation that we’re in,” Joan Jonas says. “I’m concerned about minorities, immigrants, corruption and security.”Read more at NYT