Asian Masters of the Graphic Arts
Sept. 11, 2007
Explore the work of Asian poster artists with a gallery talk and exhibition today at 5:30 p.m. in the First National Bank Gallery of Morgan Library.
Featuring 2007 CIIPE Laureate Fang Chen
The exhibition features work by 2007 CIIPE Laureate Fang Chen of China along with other prominent artists from China, Japan, and South Korea, previously featured in the biennial Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibitions (CIIPE).
The artists are also represented in the International Poster Collection, housed in the Colorado State University Libraries Archives and Special Collections.
Role posters play in addressing public issues
The talk will focus on the role that these posters have played in addresing public issues including global peace, environmentalism, human rights, public health and social justice. The talk will also highlight Fang Chen's contributions to the graphic arts and his role as a philosopher and teacher.
The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments to follow.
The Morgan Library exhibition will run through Dec. 2007.
For more information about this program, visit http://lib.colostate.edu/develop/events/2007/ciipe2007.html or contact Judea Franck at or call (970) 491-5712.
Contact: Judea Franck
Phone Number: (970) 491-5712