[Radio] War artist George Gittoes

11185840_10204081538579621_356972465_n (1)Australian artists have been making waves in Australia recently, with Archibald award winning artist Ben Quilty publicly campaigning to save the lives of two Bali nine prisoners on death row.

Recently, acclaimed war artist George Gittoes won the Sydney Peace Prize ‘for exposing injustice for over 45 years as a humanist artist, activist and filmmaker, for his courage to witness and confront violence in the war zones of the world, for enlisting the arts to subdue aggression and for enlivening the creative spirit to promote tolerance, respect and peace with justice.’

I spoke with him about using art to peacefully change the world.

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