Connecting with Community: Contemporary Artists Making Art
and Building Bonds
PINTEREST BOARD OF CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS CONNECTING WITH PEOPLE
This board explores a variety of art created by contemporary artists who engage with their society. The artists create art and give back to the people who experience their work.
The wonderful variety of artists gathered in this contemporary artist resource packet all focus on using their art and artistic endeavors to make connections with people and communities. The art forms discussed include diverse installation art, a performance piece, and social change photography. The artists differ in gender, race, and nationalities in order to broaden the scope of what’s possible in the artistic world. Many artists explored learn something about themselves while creating artworks in and for their communities. This resource packet contains a collection of social action artists who embrace the struggles within the system and break the barriers to help those around them. When art and artists make connections with people there becomes a greater understanding of the world around us.