Last updated on September 2nd, 2020
Art has power. The power to educate, inspire, empower, and change the world. The most prominent example is the emerging art created to raise awareness for Black Lives Matter. Following the black deaths, Americans are on fire, and so is the art world. Artists around the globe are creating compelling artworks depicting many things- the portrayal of anti-racism protests, support and solidarity for Black Lives Matter movement, and their response to police brutality and killings of the black people. From photography to digital doodles, murals and graffiti art, creatives are using their storytelling powers to express themselves and call attention to end racism.
At PrintShop, we take pride in associating ourselves with some of the world’s greatest artists who have stood up for the cause and shown love for the Black Community, emphasizing all lives matter.
Here Are The Selected Artists That Stood Up For The Cause
#1. Isabela Diaz
‘The Target of Violence – A face that represents black people who’ve been targeted by the police for years.’ This is how Isabela describes one of her creations that’s quite thought-provoking. We can’t help but appreciate how she has tried to depict the pain of African Americans and draw viewers’ attention towards the issue of racial inequality.
Isabela Diaz is a 19-year-old digital artist and illustrator from Colombia. She is passionate about creating art. At such a young age, she can transform her everyday thoughts, nature love, and more into moving pieces of art.
#2. Aayushi Gupta
Next is Aayushi’s creative which depicts protesting fists, confronting the issues related to racial injustice and inequality. This excellent art piece is a way to spread awareness and inspire people to show solidarity and support BLM.
Aayushi is a textile and surface pattern designer based in New Delhi, India. She takes inspiration from landscapes, forests, gardens, and all things nature to create mesmerizing artwork. Talking about her expertise, Aayushi is a pro in watercolor illustrations and pattern designs.
#3. Nina Dev
‘Racism is not cool,’ ‘Don’t be a racist,’ ‘Dark skin is not a crime, white skin is not a prize.’ Yes, you heard it right. That’s the theme of Nina’s artivism. She has strongly put her thoughts using art, giving a voice to the Black people who’re fighting for their rights and suffering every day.
Nina Dev is an artist from India who specializes in creating illustrations, wall paintings, calligraphy, typography, and surface pattern designs. She loves to turn her experiences and thoughts into art through her creative skills. Whatever she creates draws inspiration from nature, travel, and things in her daily life.
#4. Jamshedur Rahman
Another incredible artist going the art way to show visual protest against racism is Jamshedur Rahman. This is one of his artworks depicting his disapproval and views on racism, and demand for a modern world where all are treated equally, no matter what.
Jamshedur Rahman is an illustrator and Photoshop specialist. His portfolio includes protest art, colorful artworks inspired by nature, and varied occasions.
#5. Daniela Toska
Stop Racism. Daniela’s heart-wrenching expression represents a strong disagreement on racism while emphasizing the mental and physical pain black people are going through.
Daniela Toska is a Canada based graphic designer who’s striving to create ‘purposeful beauty.’ She is a fantastic artist and an expert in storytelling using creative abilities. Some of her recent artworks include art inspired by nature, social issues, and daily observations, which is proof that artists get their ideas and inspiration from everything around them.
Are you in support of Black Lives Matter? Do you want to be a part of this change? Or you want to inspire others to stand against racial discrimination? Create and bring that in your artwork. Share with us and start selling on PrintShop.