The Graphic Imperative exhibition is now in Philadelphia
April 12, 2006, from Elizabeth Resnick
Poster by Alice Drueding & Joe Scorsone
Elizabeth Resnick, Frank Baseman and Chaz Maviyane-Davies are proud to
announce The Graphic Imperative: International Posters of Peace, Social Justice and
the Environment 1965-2005 is now on display at
The Design Center at Philadelphia University, Philadelphia PA (US), from April 3 to May 23, 2006.
The Graphic Imperative is a select retrospective of 40 years of international sociopolitical posters. Themes include dissent, liberation, racism, sexism, human rights, civil rights, environmental and health concerns, AIDS, war, literacy and tolerance, collectively providing a window to an age of great change.
Focusing on the issues of our turbulent times, these 111 posters endeavor to
show the social, political and aesthetic concerns of many cultures in a single
exhibition through delineating themes and contrasting political realities.