An exhibit featuring graphic design from Mexico, Venezuela,
Colombia, Argentina and Brazil. The exhibition highlights works
from the early years of the design movement in Latin America as
well as more recent works that acknowledge these traditions and its
impact on Latin America. The exhibit contains posters, books,
brochures and other ephemera that demonstrate the exuberance of
icon, type, color and texture in Latin American design.
An opening reception will be held on Tuesday, April 7, from 4:30
to 8 p.m. at the Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery in Sun Yat Sen
Hall. As part of the evening entertainment, we have invited Carlos
Capoeira Luanda, to perform their Brazilian martial art
April 7 – May 4, 2009
Tuesday, April 7, 4:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Dr. M.T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery
Sun Yat Sen Hall
St. John’s University
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11349
Tuesday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Curated by Parvez Mohsin and Juan Carlos Darias
This exhibition is free of charge and accessible to the
St. John’s College of
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Instituto de Diseño Darias IDDAR,
For more information on this exhibit, or for directions please
call (718) 990-7476.