About the Exhibit

Poster for the Exhibition "Labor in the Eyes of Artists: Zines, Scenes, and Inbetweens

“I am the people – the mob – the crowd – the mass.  Do you know that all the great work of the world is done through me?  I am the working man, the inventor; the maker of the world’s food and clothes” 

– Carl Sandburg, The People, Yes (1936)

The exhibit highlights artist zines, posters and other forms of aethetically derived text/image formats to explore issues of social justrive as a means to promote social change.  The materials on exhibit are from the Francis V. Gorman Collection of Rare Art Books, and the University Libraries' Special Collections.

Exhibition Coordinator:

Deborah Ultan Boudewyns, Arts and Architecture Librarian

Exhibition Curator:

Lindsay Keating, Special Projects Assistant to the Arts and Architecture Librarian

About the Exhibit