Political Slant: Editorial Cartoons
October 1 - December 21, 2012
David Filderman Gallery
Original sketches and digital prints of contemporary cartoons by five editorial cartoonists: Walt Handelsman of Newsday, Mike Keefe, Steve Kelley, Jimmy Margulies of The Record (North NJ) and Signe Wilkinson of the Philadelphia Daily News. Topics include the economy, education, human rights, presidential elections, and war. Works by the late 19th century political artist Thomas Nast provide historical perspective.
Gallery Location and Hours
David Filderman Gallery,
Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library,
Ninth Floor, South Campus
Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, Noon - 5 p.m.
Walt Handelsman, Economic Indicators, 4/26/2012, Digital print, (c) Walt Handelsman, Newsday, 2012
Artist Panel and Reception*
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
3 - 5 pm
David Filderman Gallery, South Campus
Connecting Political Cartoons in Your Classroom**
(for middle and high school educators only)
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Rochelle and Irwin A. Lowenfeld Conference and Exhibition Hall, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, 10th Floor, South Campus
Music: The Voice of the People**
Saturday, November 17, 2012
Rochelle and Irwin A. Lowenfeld Conference and Exhibition Hall, Joan and Donald E. Axinn, Library, 10th Floor, South Campus
*This is a Signature Series event of the Arts ALIVE LI festival organized by the Long Island Arts Alliance.
**Program fees may apply. For more information or to register for Museum events please call (516) 463-5672 or click here.