Steve Lambert

is working on the opioid crisis in Seattle.

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About Steve

Steve Lambert

Steve Lambert has worked alongside artists and activists in 15 countries on 4 continents helping them to effect power. Trained in the arts, he is known for large scale, public projects that engage new audiences on difficult topics through the social science of comedy, games, theater, and democratic participation.

Lambert is the co-founder and co-director of the Center for Artistic Activism, a research and training institute to help activists be more creative and artists to be more effective.

Lambert’s work has been shown everywhere from art galleries to protest marches to Times Square, both nationally and internationally, featured in over two dozen books, four documentary films, and collected by museums and The Library of Congress. Lambert has presented at the United Nations several times and his research was included in a report on the impact of advertising on cultural rights.

He is also an Associate Professor of New Media at SUNY Purchase College.

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Recent Work

The Discourses of Capitalism Book October 06, 2017

The Discourses of Capitalism Book

I’m honored that my research with the capitalism sign was able to further research in the field of

Give us the Vote at Arts Westchester October 02, 2017

Give us the Vote at Arts Westchester

I’ll be showing Wealth or Happiness and Defeat the Ghosts at Give us the Vote at Arts Westchester.

September 29, 2017

Eyeo 2017 Closing Talk

This summer I gave the closing talk at the 2017 Eyeo Festival in Minneapolis. I used the opportunity

September 29, 2017

Art, Story, Affect | Panel Conversation at Eyeo 2017

Featuring Steve Lambert, Sage Crump, Mariana Santos – Moderated by Jer Thorp. This was a fun conversation and

Book Event at 21c Museum Hotel in Lexington KY August 21, 2017

Book Event at 21c Museum Hotel in Lexington KY

Sharon Louden in conversation with artist-contributor Steve Lambert from The Artist as Culture Producer at 21c Museum Hotel

Fight Back Pack #2: Defend U.S. Democracy Print April 15, 2017

Fight Back Pack #2: Defend U.S. Democracy Print

17in x 11in Risograph on 80# French Paper Buy One Get Five I want to get these out

Planet-B: Ideas for a New World April 05, 2017

Planet-B: Ideas for a New World

Proud to be include in the NRW Forum publication, Planet-B: Ideas for a New World. Planet B has

Chapter in Artist as Cultural Producer March 12, 2017

Chapter in Artist as Cultural Producer

I contributed a chapter to The Artist as Cultural Producer: Living and Sustaining a Creative Life (amazon, library).

Fight Back Pack #1 March 12, 2017

Fight Back Pack #1

Note: As of April 16, 2017, I’ve turned my focus to Fight Back Pack #2, if you really