Signs and protests were inseparable in the 1960s. Like a visual bullhorn, they both amplified and unified the voices fighting injustice. This exhibition includes photographs that feature protest signs, as well as images of the larger culture of resistance surrounding them, with an emphasis on Civil Rights leaders such as Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and Stokely Carmichael.
Posted on March 27, 2014Exhibitions are subject to change. General admission to VMFA permanent collections is always free. Some special... Read more
Posted on December 17, 2013Signs and protests were inseparable in the 1960s, with words painted or printed large scale to produce maximum... Read more
Posted on December 11, 2013Starting in January 2014, eight Richmond-based arts and cultural organizations will partner to facilitate... Read more