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Published bi-annually by the AOI and edited by Olivia Ahmad. Issue 38 – Activism available here.
What's in the Latest Issue

Varoom 38 – the Activism issue. Artwashing, exploding trains, radical books and more!

Article Excert: Graphic Protest

What role has graphics played in protest and campaigns for change? We asked Margaret Cubbage.

Article extract: Contested Spaces

Do collaborations with property developers ‘artwash’ and undermine the diversity of cities?

Article Excerpt: Virtual Vandal

Seb Chaloner is chucking bricks at exclusive members’ clubs for ‘creative types’

Online Exclusive: War in the Neighborhood

The dramatic stories behind the housing activists of 80s New York revealed in Seth Tobocman’s powerful graphic novel

Varoom 38 Activism: kennardphillipps - Warhead

WARHEAD is a characteristically bold image from kennardphillipps. Adrian Burnham describes it’s power.

Being Seen: Aisha Ayoade of Yellowzine

Aisha Ayoade of Yellowzine tells us about identity, goals for the magazine and why print is important.