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Hate is a Man Made Disaster

ID Number: 25834
Maker: Rick Heffner; Fuszion; Standard Delux
Technique: silkscreen
Date Made: 2005
Place Made: United States: Virginia, Arlington
Measurements: 53 cm x 39 cm; 20 7/8 in x 15 3/8 in
Main Subject: Racism; Hurricane Katrina
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Digitized: Y

Full Text:
Hate is a man made disaster made in the USA Design Rick Heffner, Fuszion Printing Standerd Deluxe [in pencil] The Hurricane Poster Project. [pencil signature] 12/05


Acquisition Number: 2006-136

Notes:
Two days after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, Leif Steiner, creative director for Moxie Sozo, a Boulder, Colorado-based graphic design and advertising agency, organized a group of international designers and artists to create The Hurricane Poster Project. Over 180 posters commemorating the event were designed, produced and sold online, raising more than $50,000. The profits were donated to the Red Cross. Many of the posters have won major design awards, and exhibitions of the show have appeared in Louisiana, New York, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Italy.


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