Design Museum Boston Announces National Exhibition

Nov 07, 2013

Gerding Edlen and Design Museum Boston take Green Patriot Posters on a four-city tour

credit: Shepard Fairey

As Design Museum Boston's Presenting Sponsor, Gerding Edlen will host Green Patriot Posters over the next two years as it makes its way on a four-city tour. The exhibition will travel to Berkeley, CA, Portland, OR and Chicago, IL after it's premier in Boston, MA at 315 on A—Gerding Edlen's most recent apartment property in the Fort Point Community. This will be Design Museum Boston's first national touring exhibition, further contributing to it's goal of a national entity—Design Museum Foundation. 

Edward Morris—Founder of the Canary Project and co-editor of the book, Green Patriot Posters, is the guest curator for the exhibition. Working closely with Morris, Design Museum Boston explores poster design with Green Patriot Posters—using posters as a medium for visual mass-communication in raising awareness of global climate change and encouraging viewers to build a sustainable economy and community. 

To complement the exhibition, workshops, gallery talks, live design events and a public poster campaign will be programmed at each location.

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