President's Gallery

Women's Rights Are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence, and Discrimination

Tower Building, 11th Floor
On View:
September 26 - October 29, 2016
Monday - Saturday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

The Poster: History and Influence-Presentations by Nine Designers
Wednesday, Octoer 26, 7:00 - 8:30pm
Lecture Hall, Design and Media Center | Massachusetts College of Art and Design

This exhibition showcases 50 posters created by both men and women to celebrate and acknowledge the vital role that all citizens play in protecting and promoting human rights. The posters in this exhibition challenge gender inequality and stereotypes; advance reproductive and sexual rights; advocate protecting women and girls against brutality; and promote women's empowerment, education, and participation in society.

The exhibition is curated by Elizabeth Resnick, Professor Emerita, Graphic Design, Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

Photo: Elmer Sosa, Equality