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Labor in the Eyes of Artists: Zines, Scenes and Inbetweens

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