Cuban Posters for African Liberation 1967 – 1989
The Art of Solidarity is an exciting exhibition taking place at the Museum of Slavery in Liverpool, England. The event displays rarely-seen posters designed in Cuba during the Cold War era that supported freedom movements around the world. This collection of powerful politically motivated posters provide an interesting glimpse into the liberation and independence movements that occurred in Africa after World War II. The bold, graphic, and thought-provoking posters highlight the connection between Cuban artists and African countries seeking independence. The exhibition provides a captivating glimpse into the history of global struggles and propaganda in the medium of poster design.
13th January – 6th August 2017
If you would like further details about this exhibition check the website.
The event was produced by OSPAAAL – the Organization in Solidarity with the People of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. For more information please visit their website here.