Public Lives of Posters in San Francisco’s Chinatown, Manilatown, and Japantown, 1970s and 1980s: The Kearny Street Workshop Archives Poster Collection.

Tuesday, May 4 - Friday, June 11 - Art Exhibit/MCC Meeting Rooms

Tuesday, May 4, 5 pm - Opening Reception

Kearny Street Workshop posterThis exhibition is a special compendium which encapsulates visual cultures, global ethnopoles, and urban public spaces of that time. On street poles, storefront windows, and community centers - historic Asian Pacific American graphic art posters publicly announced and affirmed counter-narratives. Curated by Julianne P. Gavino, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History of Art and Architecture.

Co-Sponsored by Asian American Studies, the California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives - UCSB Library, Instructional Development, and the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center.