• OCTOBER 14 - DECEMBER 7
  • Ringel Gallery, Stewart Center, West Lafayette
  • Every 1 week(s) between
    October 14, 2019 and December 7, 2019
  • Category: Art & Museum Exhibits

Event Details

  • Every 1 week(s) between
    October 14, 2019 and December 7, 2019
  • Mondays, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tuesdays, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesdays, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thursdays, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fridays, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Saturdays, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Free

Venue

Event Description

Ministry of Truth: Art of the Propaganda Poster October 14 through December 7, 2019 Ringel Gallery, Stewart Center Drawing on the propaganda poster collections of Purdue Archives & Special Collections, the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, and private collections, Ministry of Truth focuses on visual communication and literacy through the lens of propaganda posters from different eras. This exhibition highlights different approaches and artistic techniques used by illustrators and designers to emphasize overt messages and the more subtle sub-text used to attempt to influence the viewer. Join us for a reception on Thursday, October 17 at 5:30PM in Ringel Gallery. Ringel Gallery is located in Stewart Center, 128 Memorial Mall, West Lafayette, and is open 10AM - 7PM, Monday - Saturday. All Purdue Galleries exhibits and events are free and open to the public. For class and group visits, contact Erika Kvam at 765-494-3061. For more information, visit http://www.purdue.edu/galleries or follow @PurdueGalleries on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. This exhibition is made possible with support from: Cornerstone.

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