An inspiring picture book about how children can combine art and activism in their daily lives.
“They say I’m an artist. They say I’m an activist.”
When a young boy realizes the scope of inequities in the wider world, he’s seized with the urge to domore. He decides to bring together the different parts of himself—the artist and the activist—to become. . . an Artivist. After his mural goes viral, he sets out to change the world one painting at a time.
With inspiring text and stunning illustrations by Nikkolas Smith,The Artivistis a call to action for young readers to point out injustice in their lives and try to heal the broken bones of the world through their art.