25 Years of Celebrating the Art of Resistance
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Sunday, October 12, 2014
We are excited to invite you to celebrate the Center for the Study of Political Graphics’ (CSPG) 25th Anniversary. Please join us Sunday, October 12, 2014 as we recognize these
Dolores Huerta, Founder and President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation, activist for farm workers, women’s rights, social justice and civil rights, will receive the Culture of Liberation Award:
Culture contains the seed of opposition becoming the flower of liberation.
Samella Lewis, artist, author and founder of the African American Museum in Los Angeles,
will receive the Art is a Hammer Award:
Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.
Larry Gross, media scholar and LGBT activist, and Scott Tucker, political journalist and health care activist, members of the Green and Socialist parties, will receive the Historians of the Lions Award:
Until the lions have their historians, tales of hunting will always glorify the hunter.
This event will take place at the Professional Musicians Union Local 47, 817 Vine Street, in Hollywood at 3pm. There will be an elegant reception, a dynamic poster presentation, and a unique auction of vintage posters and original artworks. The program will include the award presentations and a performance by the Get Lit Players.
In order to be listed on the invitation, we request that you send in your sponsorship, ticket and/or ad purchase by August 15, 2014. Click here for complete details:
Boycott! The Art of Economic Activism
Silkscreens from California’s Latino/a Printmaking Community
CSPG posters are also featured
in the following Exhibitions
LA Starts Here!