November 5, 2016
Stressed out about the election?? Us too! Pour yourself a sizable glass of wine and join the Babes as they examine the role of visual art in various political elections around the world including Art for Obama, Mousavi's Green Movement, the revolutionary street art of Mexico, & some fun responses to the hot mess that is the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Fairey, Shepard, and Jennifer Gross, ed. Art for Obama: Designing Manifest Hope and the Campaign for Change. New York: Abrams Image, 2009.
Grigor, Talinn. Contemporary Iranian Art: From the Street to the Studio. London: ReaktionBooks, 2014.
Seidman, Steven A. Posters, Propaganda, and Persuasion in Election Campaigns from Around the World and Through History. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 2008.