In Article 27's own words:
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 27:
- Everyone has the right freely to participate in the cultural life of the community, to enjoy the arts and to share in scientific advancement and its benefits.
- Everyone has the right to the protection of the moral and material interests resulting from any scientific, literary or artistic production of which he is the author.
You can also find a rather brilliant piece by the lovely Sushi on the french artist JR here: Women are Heroes
And a very touching photo tribute to Troy Davis, who unfortunately was executed amid national and international outcry last week: The execution of Troy Davis
As my friend Dilhayat told me this week:
earth without art is 'eh'...
I definitely concur.