Roque’s Factory, Brazil

“Which cultural conditions are most conducive to this kind of artist activism? In Conjunto Roque Moreira’s case one could argue that since for them music had always been a highly social give-and-take– the very hub of their childhood games, family gatherings, parties, dances, and stints in many bands– it was impossible for them to separate art from social engagement.”

(Read the rest of the article here in Design is Political.)

 

 

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