• From the Blowout to the Movement: Mexican Political Action in Print

    October 2, 2013 - 

    Military forces crushed a peaceful student movement with the October 2, 1968 massacre of demonstrators in Mexico City’s Tlatelolco district. The students’ legacy lives on through political prints and cultural workshops by the city’s graphic design collective Escuela de Cultura Popular Revolucionaria Mártires del ‘68.  More
  • Political Deadlock in Tunisia: 9oddem el UIB

    September 16, 2013 - 

    In the long wake of revolution, Tunisia’s citizens remain divided over the ruling Islamist party Ennahda and the future of their country. Artist Nadia Ayari reports on protests condemning the assassinations of opposition leaders and the lack of protection for secular life.  More
  • When Seeing Is Belonging: The Photography of Tahrir Square

    September 16, 2013 - 

    Artist Lara Baladi explores the rise of citizen journalism in a penetrating photo-essay centered on the iconic photography of Tahrir Square, where “the camera became a nonviolent weapon aimed directly at the state, denouncing it.”  More
  • Egypt: A Coup or a Continuation of the Revolution?

    July 19, 2013 - 

    Two weeks after Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi was ousted by the military, the country’s citizens and international observers remain split on whether to call the events of July 3 a coup or a continuation of the revolution.  More
  • Direct Democracy Under Construction: A Conversation with Dario Azzellini

    July 15, 2013 - 

    In this episode of Forms of Life, Creative Time chief curator Nato Thompson joins documentary filmmaker and activist Dario Azzellini in conversation about contemporary social movements and approaches to building direct democracies in Latin America and around the world.  More
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    Editor’s Letter

    Five years after Creative Time Reports’ inception, the project is coming to a close. Editor Marisa Mazria Katz reflects on some of the most moving pieces that solidified CTR as a unique platform that elevates artists’ voices.


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