"Mother Earth is ready to cleanse. The natural shape is a circle, our cells are a circle, stars are a circle, the sun, the moon, the earth. The mother's womb is a circle. 
I don't believe we should be living in these squares." Chief No Tribe
Art is made for people to react. Having a position means what you are doing is needed and it is creating change. In the long term a lot of people are going to appreciate it. Venezuelan Woman, Alberta Legislature outdoor art show, 2017
She smiles after all that...  Not a Bystander art project
Focus on Anger, Violence and Bullying 
Civil Information Activism
Respect People, Property and the Rule of Law
"Freedom is important, especially today"-B.K., "True North Strong and FREE, a line straight from our anthem"- E.K., "Escape is freedom from judgmental civilians who should mind their own business - and help those /encourage them who try to get a happy lifestyle..." -A.C.R.L.W.-B, "Freedom is Honesty, Being Honest is Love"-C, "Free The Art"-W.C., "Freedom is our right. In any form express it with art. If art was a crime Leonardo would have been doing the time"-E.B., "Sovereignty is Freedom"- Dene Warrior, "Edmonton Ward 7 candidate"-S.P., "Lets make Edmonton the City of Art and Imagination"-D, Art is Expression, Freedom is Art"-V, "Keep Fighting to Speak your Piece"-N.R., "Freedom is my right as a human being..." - C.A., "Freedom, Art and Honesty"-M.M., "If freedom is the child, then understanding is the mother and determination is the father"- R.K.A., "Art is a way to express ourselves as an artist, and its not something that others can simply take it away from us"- Kevan Lyons “Poet of Churchill Square”. "Art is Freedom"- Love A.L., "自由" S.L., "Fight the power, art is freedom" - K.C., "Art is freedom"- A.A., "Freedom, art and honesty"- M.M., "Freedom is a Right" - M.O.S., "Freedom for All Canadians"- G.W. Edmonton Ward 10 candidate, "The choice is ours", "To be who we want to be"-J.U., "Freedom seems almost unachievable", "Live your life how you want to, with love in your heart" -J, "We stand together" - V,  Art is Freedom - D.B.
The Crumpling Umbrella  Fire and Rain art project
Alberta's wildfires, flooding and defending freedom of expression
More Circles than Squares art project 
Alberta Environment, Social and Political climate extremes.
The Poet, the Judge, We First Nations, Métis & Inuit  
2015 LISTEN art project Truth and Reconciliation - Freedom of Expression 
Artist bLog
Artist bLog
Artist bLog
Social Art Projects 
2014 -1924
2015 Listen
2016 Fire and Rain
2017 Not a Bystander
2018 Status versus Motion
2019 More Circles than Squares
2020 Freedom to Express and Listen

Doug Brinkman
Art Shows, Demonstrations & Pickets
March 30, 2015 - November 20, 2019
The Speakers Banned Speech and Wear
Paintings are not for sale but are given away or painted over for future art projects. 
Contact and more back page... 

Last of the Alberta Caribou Status versus Motion art project
Alberta Politics and News Media
News bLog
Walk a mile in our moccasins
Freedom to Express & Listen art project
Sketch study of Indian Group of 7 Eddy Cobiness Caribou.

Risk all for the glory of adventure - Lawren Harris 
Group of seven. 2014 - 1924 art project Backpage
Art is freedom
The Status versus Motion art project

Civil Information Actions
Word of Mouth
Social Media
News Pickets
Art Shows

Civil Information Activism
Civil Information Activism
Alberta Legislature 2016 Free the little man/ART Picket 6 days. City of Edmonton Art Is Freedom Picket 36 days... 
Alberta Legislature 2017- 2019 "Is this an honourable place?" Press Pass Picket day 206