Lincoln Cushing's All of Us or None: Social Justice Posters of the San PDF

By Lincoln Cushing

ISBN-10: 1597141852

ISBN-13: 9781597141857

This long-awaited catalog of political posters can pay homage to an influential and populist artwork circulation that has created one of the most enduring imagery of our time. In we all or None, writer Lincoln Cushing examines key decisions from a extraordinary archive of over 24,000 posters gathered by way of unfastened speech stream activist, writer, and educator Michael Rossman over the process thirty years. This inspiring number of Bay quarter posters illuminates the heritage of this ad-hoc and ephemeral paintings shape, celebrating its exact capability to infuse modern concerns with the urgency and effort of the everlasting struggle for justice. that includes posters on subject matters as various as civil rights, battle, poverty, the surroundings, track, women’s liberation, high-quality artwork, and gentrification, we all or None indicates us why the Bay quarter used to be such fertile breeding floor for the style and why it arguably produced extra self sustaining political posters than at any place else on the earth. this is an exciting heritage of artists, studios, printshops, vendors, activists, icons, and changemakers—among them R. Crumb, Stanley Mouse, Cesar Chavez, Max Scherr, Emory Douglas, Angela Davis, the San Francisco Mime Troupe, invoice Graham, and Pete Seeger—together elevating their voices towards the established order. In spring of 2012, the Oakland Museum of California will current its first complete exhibition of this lately obtained treasure; the convey, besides this e-book, provides an unbroken narrative of passionate social justice printmaking from the mid-1960s to the present.

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