From Nope to Hope: Art vs Arms, Oil, and Injustice displays the work of artists who protested the London Design Museum’s relationship with arms dealer Leonardo.
Artists went to the Design Museum to retrieve their works after the museum released a statement that angered exhibiting artists. The protests were sparked when the public institution hosted a private event organized by arms-trading company Leonardo
Many of the artists plan to attend the removal of their work by the museum this week.
30 artists and contributors have signed the statement condemning the museum’s decision to host an airshow organized by arms-dealing company Leonardo.
A refugee shelter has won the annual Beazley Design of the Year award.