Radical Digital Activism & Care – Zine and Poster Workshop
Sat, 3 December 2022
10am - 3pm
Unit 35, Keiller Centre - Dundee, DD1 1DQ
Cost: FreeNEoN Winter Programme 2022
Join artist and illustrator Majsko Sekula to create campaign-style zines and posters that explore care, action and change in our digital lives. Help raise awareness for 16 days of Activism, the global international campaign which aims to challenge violence against women and girls. The campaign runs every year from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day.
UNITE! with us and call for preventing and eliminating online violence against women and girls. In support of this civil society initiative, we call for participants to increase awareness, galvanise advocacy efforts, and share knowledge and innovations.
Make your own zine or poster to take home, or contribute to a collaborative piece of work, which will be printed and published as a collective action zine celebrating our messages of hope, activism and support.
About the Artist – Majsko Sekula (they/them) is a Dundee-based artist specialising in illustration, storytelling and zine making. An Abertay University Computer Arts graduate, they are interested in ways of connecting visual arts and creativity with topics of LGBTQ representation and feminism. Majsko has published two original zines, “Anxiety”, exploring the use of visual art in expressing struggles of mental illness, and “Do-It-FOR-Yourself”, in which they examine the queerness within the punk subculture in a form of visual storytelling. They are currently working for NEoN as a gallery assistant and facilitator.
Posted by: NEoN Digital Arts