Anti-Drug and AIDS Awareness Posters

10 October 2011 - 3:20pm by Susan Wheeler

Anti-Drug and AIDS Awareness Posters from the 1980’s and 1990’s

On View in the Library Foyer through January 6

Selections from the Historical Collections

Andrej PagowskiPolish b. 1953

                Narkotyki to gówno [Drugs are Shit]
                Published for Fundacja Wspierania Tworzcosci, Kultury i Sztuke
                ARS [Foundation for Supportof Culture, Art, and Creativity]
                Purchased through the Madeline E. Stanton Fund 2008

 

GANG (a New York art collective)

after Leo Burnett (creator of the Marlboro Man, 1954)

AIDS Crisis
Warning:  While Bush spends billions playing cowboy, 37 million North Americans don’t have health insurance.  A North American dies of AIDS every eight minutes.

Published by ACT UP 1990
Purchased through the John F. Fulton Fund 2005