It comes from deep within. Creating something beautiful, provocative, or entertaining where once there was only a blank page, screen, or canvass, that is the very essence of freedom.
Encouraging young people to connect their artistic creative expression with another freedom, the promise of a democracy that works for everyone, that is the essence ofMy Voice, My Art, Our Cause!Artivism.
Common Causeencouraged youth artivists to follow their creative impulse while thinking about our democracy. Each piece of art reflects a young artivist’s perspective of change we need to see for them to live in a country that reflects their values.
Please support the 2021 Artivism winners! We congratulate them and urge them to continue expressing themselves.