New Exhibit Promotes Women’s Rights, Challenges Gender Stereotypes

The newest exhibit in Northeastern’s Gallery 360 harnesses the innate story-telling qualities of graphic design to explore the gender discrimination facing women at home and abroad. Titled “Women’s Rights are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence, and Discrimination,” the exhibit offers a sometimes-difficult look into the varying challenges women face around the globe.

The 44-poster exhibit, organized and curated by Elizabeth Resnick, professor emerita of graphic design at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, features work from domestic and international artists and designers—work that challenges viewers to understand and acknowledge the role everyone should play in protecting human rights.

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