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The People Shall Rule

The People Shall Rule

WHERE

La Galerie Marquette
414 S Baldwin St.
Madison, WI 53703

The People Shall Rule is a popup window display exploring and celebrating the history of experiments in direct democracy in hopes to inspire people during the turmoil of the current…

Celebrate People’s History

Celebrate People’s History

WHERE

Pilsen Community Books/Women & Children First (Virtual)

Join us for a virtual panel discussion in honor of Celebrate People’s History!: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution. For this event, we’ll be joined by contributors Nicole Marroquin,…

Celebrate People’s History

Celebrate People’s History

WHERE

Grand Valley State University
Performing Arts Center Gallery
1 Campus Dr.
Allendale, MI 49401

Rooted in the do-it-yourself tradition of mass-produced and distributed political propaganda, the Celebrate People’s History (CPH) poster series seeks to generate a diverse collection that brings to life successful moments…

FROM ATTICA TO ABOLITION

FROM ATTICA TO ABOLITION

WHERE

PO Box Collective, 1401 W Farwell Ave, Chicago, IL 60626

A window exhibition at the PO Box Collective in Chicago featuring a collection of images curated to mark the legacy of the Attica prison uprising 49 years ago, and the…

Celebrate People’s History Book Launch

Celebrate People’s History Book Launch

WHERE

Online at crowdcast.io via Charis Books

To celebrate the release of the new edition of Celebrate People’s History: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution (The Feminist Press, 2020), author/editor Josh MacPhee will be in conversation…

Shinkolobwe: Dig Up The Sun

Shinkolobwe: Dig Up The Sun

WHERE

Online at www.fb.com/nuclearissuesstudygroup

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHINKOLOBWE: On the 75th anniversary of the Trinity Test, a webinar telling the stories of the Congolese miners who made the Manhattan Project possible, and the stories…

An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels in Cleveland

An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels in Cleveland

WHERE

Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland
11400 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106

Free & open to all In collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland and the Cleveland Institute of Art, artist Josh MacPhee will spin records referenced in his new…

The Art of Protest

The Art of Protest

WHERE

Amnesty International’s Human Rights Action Centre
25 New Inn Yard
London
EC2A 3EA
United Kingdom

A selection of protest posters are on exhibit at Amnesty International’s Human Rights Action Centre in London, including posters from Justseeds members and friends, Josh MacPhee, Micah Bizant, and more….

Josh MacPhee and Justseeds in Philly

Josh MacPhee and Justseeds in Philly

WHERE

Making Worlds Bookstore and UPenn

Josh MacPhee is going to be visiting Philadelphia from Thursday, February 6th through Monday, February 10th doing a series of public events: Thursday, February 6th, 7-8:30PM DJ event and discussion…

Josh MacPhee/Damon Locks DJ Night

Josh MacPhee/Damon Locks DJ Night

WHERE

Elastic Arts
3429 W Diversey Ave #208
Chicago, IL 60647
http://elasticarts.org

Josh MacPhee will be spinning records from the labels in his recent book, An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels. Focusing on vinyl records, and the labels that produced them, this…

Vancouver Art Book Fair

Vancouver Art Book Fair

WHERE

Emily Carr University of Art + Design
520 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver BC

This year will be the first time that Justseeds has tabled at the Vancouver Art Book Fair! We’re excited to share zines, books, and prints from our members at Emily…

The Strike Was Crushed: new redacted historical marker rubbings by Shaun Slifer

The Strike Was Crushed: new redacted historical marker rubbings by Shaun Slifer

WHERE

5120 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

A series of wax rubbings of historical markers in the manner of erasure poetics.

Networks of Resistance Opening & Dance Party!!!

Networks of Resistance Opening & Dance Party!!!

WHERE

Co-Prosperity Sphere
3219 S Morgan St, Chicago IL 60608
coprosperity.org

Resistance to the political climate of today necessitates collaboration, movement building, and organizing. Artists are a key part of this struggle. Their work is found in the community—on the streets,…

Be Here Now! Chip Thomas

Be Here Now! Chip Thomas

WHERE

Uri-Eichen Gallery
2101 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60608
uri-eichen.com

In this socio-politically charged moment when scientists warn us that we have at best ten years to enact measures to curb CO2 emissions to limit the worst effects of climate…

Personal Expression & Collective Action: Artwork from the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative

Personal Expression & Collective Action: Artwork from the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative

WHERE

Art In These Times
2nd floor of 2040 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60647
artinthesetimes.wordpress.com

Through a belief in personal expression in concert with collective action, members of the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative produce prints, graphics, and publications that inspire, activate, and transform. Over the past…

An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels NYC Book Launch

An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels NYC Book Launch

WHERE

Printed Matter
231 11th Ave.
New York, NY 10001

Join Josh MacPhee for a launch and presentation of his new book An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels, a collection of information about political music and radical cultural production. Focusing…

Notes on Solidarity: Tricontinentalism in Print

Notes on Solidarity: Tricontinentalism in Print

WHERE

The James Gallery
The Graduate Center, CUNY
365 Fifth Avenue, First Floor
New York, NY 10016

Exploring a chapter of the anti-colonial struggles that unfolded after World War Two, Notes on Solidarity: Tricontinentalism in Print considers the role played by printed materials in the practice of…

Veteran Movements: Seeking Justice & Imagining Reparations

Veteran Movements: Seeking Justice & Imagining Reparations

WHERE

National Veterans Art Museum Triennial
North Michigan Gallery
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

  Veteran Movements, an exhibition apart of the first National Veterans Art Museum Triennial at the Chicago Cultural Center features work by Justseeds artists and includes political prints from Vietnam…

ENDless WAR: Memory, Trauma & Resistance

ENDless WAR: Memory, Trauma & Resistance

WHERE

Hairpin Arts Center
2810 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL

Justseeds will have work form the War is Trauma and Celebrate People’s History: Iraq Veterans Against the War portfolio in this weekend packed exhibition. Justseeds and Iraq Veterans Against the…

Boots On The Ground @ West Virginia Mine Wars Museum

Boots On The Ground @ West Virginia Mine Wars Museum

WHERE

West Virginia Mine Wars Museum
336 Mate St
Matewan, WV 25678

Exploring the historical synergy between the US military and the resource extraction industry.

if a song could be freedom . . . Organized Sounds of Resistance

if a song could be freedom . . . Organized Sounds of Resistance

WHERE

College of Staten Island Art Gallery
2800 Victory Blvd
Building 1P
, Room 112
Staten Island, NY 10314

Opening: Thursday, February 21 at 5pm This exhibition looks at how music has shaped the manners in which we understand ourselves in the past, present, and into the future. It…

Hi-Vis: Australian Political Posters 1979–2019

Hi-Vis: Australian Political Posters 1979–2019

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215
www.interferencearchive.org

HI-VIS: AUSTRALIAN POSTERS 1979–2019 is an exhibition of screen-printed posters that provide a visual commentary of politics and life in Australia over the last four decades. Renowned for their high…

AlterNativity Pop-up in Portland, OR

AlterNativity Pop-up in Portland, OR

WHERE

Matter
811 E Burnside Suite 124
Portland, OR

Justseeds PDX is hosting a small pop-up event featuring the work of Justseeds artists and a number of our local allies- Eberhardt Press, The Far Woods, and Letra Chueca Press….

Certain Days 2019 Calendar Release Party

Certain Days 2019 Calendar Release Party

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Interference Archive
314 7th st
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Join us for the Certain Days 2019 Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar launch party! The calendar is in its 18th year and is a joint fundraising and educational project between…

GRAVITY LECTURE SERIES: Kevin Caplicki co-founder Interference Archive

GRAVITY LECTURE SERIES: Kevin Caplicki co-founder Interference Archive

WHERE

Dorothy Fleming Lecture Theatre
Sheffield Hallam University Charles Street, S1 2ND
Charles Street
Sheffield

Bloc Projects‘ Public Programme Curator Kerry Campbell, alongside Social Arts Network, Sheffield Hallam University and Yorkshire & Humber Visual Arts Network (YVAN) are delighted to welcome guest speaker Kevin Caplicki,…

Here to Stay Bookfair

Here to Stay Bookfair

WHERE

Matter- the Works Progress Agency workspace
811 E Burnside, Suite 124, Portland, Oregon 97214

Justseeds will be represented at the Here to Stay Bookfair in Portland OR on the 2-4 November! Come check out a variety of awesome books and literature from cool vendors…

Celebrate People’s History

Celebrate People’s History

WHERE

Richard F. Brush Art Gallery
St. Lawrence University
Canton, NY 13617

The Celebrate People’s History posters are rooted in the do-it-yourself tradition of mass-produced and distributed political propaganda, but have been re-imagined to embody principles of democracy, inclusion, and group participation…

Radical Press Fest @ Interference Archive

Radical Press Fest @ Interference Archive

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

You’re invited to an all-day festival of radical books, zines, prints, and more! “The Radical Press Fest” will bring together publishers working in different genres and on various scales to…

Interference Archive Benefit

Interference Archive Benefit

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

You’re invited to Interference Archive’s (almost) annual benefit! It’ll be a fun night filled with friends, refreshments, and social movement history, celebrating one year in our new home on 7th…

Work for the People (or Forget About Fred Hampton)

Work for the People (or Forget About Fred Hampton)

WHERE

Co-Prosperity Sphere
3219 S Morgan Street
Chicago Il 60608

Justseeds’ Poor People’s Campaign portfolio will be featured in Work for the People (or Forget About Fred Hampton) an exhibition at Co-Prosperity Sphere. If you ever think about me, and if…

For Which it Stands

For Which it Stands

WHERE

Old Stone House
336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215

Exhibition Opening: Thursday, August 23, 2018, 7-9pm Exhibition Dates: August 23-October 14, 2018 Hours: Fridays, 3-6pm or by appointment; call 718-768-3195 Katherine Gressel, Curator Participating Artists: Simone Bailey, Christina Barrera,…

Agitate! Educate! Organize! Agit Prop Into the 21st Century

Agitate! Educate! Organize! Agit Prop Into the 21st Century

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Our daily lives are saturated with information; we consume supposedly “neutral” media that implicitly supports existing power structures, yet we simultaneously fear “fake news” without critically analyzing the truths and…

Armed Love: A Screening

Armed Love: A Screening

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Interference Archive
314 7th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Interference Archive is excited to be screening the new short documentary, Armed Love, by Sean Stewart. The film is a meditative look at and conversation with Ben Morea about his…

Taylor’s Checkerspot Mural Unveiling

Taylor’s Checkerspot Mural Unveiling

WHERE

106 10th Ave, Cottage Grove, Oregon

NOTE:: DATE CHANGED!! If you happen to be in Cottage Grove, Oregon this Friday the 29th of June 2018, please come out to the corner of 10th and Washington to…

Poor People’s Campaign: Chicago Citywide Art Build

Poor People’s Campaign: Chicago Citywide Art Build

WHERE

UE Hall
37 S Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607

Help produce materials for the Poor People’s Campaign. On December 4, 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. announced plans for a Poor People’s Campaign and called for the nation to…

1968 and 2018: The Poor People’s Campaign

1968 and 2018: The Poor People’s Campaign

WHERE

Uri-Eichen Gallery
2101 S Halsted St.
Chicago, Illinois 60608

1968 and 2018: The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Portfolio features a series of twenty-five screenprints…

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Josh MacPhee

Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Josh MacPhee

WHERE

Arts Center Lecture Hall
2400 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Josh MacPhee is a designer, artist, archivist, and a founding member of both the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative and Interference Archive, a public collection of cultural materials produced by social movements…

A Time of Expectant Hopes: Jenna Valoe & Pete Railand

A Time of Expectant Hopes: Jenna Valoe & Pete Railand

WHERE

Caestecker Art Gallery
C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts
Ripon College
300 W. Seward St.
Ripon, Wisconsin

A Time of Expectant Hopes is a collaboration between Pete Railand (of Justseeds) and Jenna Valoe, including works inspired by 19th century union banners, suffragist banners, and modern day activist…

Signal:06 Release Party!

Signal:06 Release Party!

WHERE

Interference Archive
314 7th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Come out to the Brooklyn release party of Signal:06, the latest issue of Journal of International Political Graphics and Culture. Three contributors will be presenting: — Ryan Lee Wong illuminates…

Celebrate People’s History

Celebrate People’s History

WHERE

Stamps Gallery
201 S. Division Street
Ann Arbor MI 48104

The Celebrate People’s History (CPH) posters are rooted in the do-it-yourself tradition of mass-produced and distributed political propaganda. They are detourned to embody principles of democracy, inclusion, and group participation…

We Are All In This Together exhibition at SUNY Purchase

We Are All In This Together exhibition at SUNY Purchase

WHERE

Richard & Dolly Maass Gallery
SUNY-Purchase
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, NY 10577

We Are All in This Together, presented by Interference Archive with the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative, uses the collection of Interference Archive and materials produced by the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative to…

Uprisings: Images of Labour by Justseeds at WAHC in Hamilton

Uprisings: Images of Labour by Justseeds at WAHC in Hamilton

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Workers Arts and Heritage Centre
51 Stuart St.
Hamilton, ON

Originally a one-week exhibition featuring Justseeds which ran concurrent with the 2013 Southern Graphics Conference in Milwaukee, Uprisings: Images of Labor is a series that for Justseeds members, was a return to…

Interference Archive Benefit

Interference Archive Benefit

WHERE

Verso Books
20 Jay St Suite 1010
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Join us for an evening of friends, refreshments, and social movement history as we raise money to support all the amazing exhibitions, public programming, and collections at Interference Archive. Get…

We Are What We Archive

We Are What We Archive

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

This fall, Interference Archive presents an exhibition highlighting some of the lesser-known objects in our collection. Made up of five distinct components, We Are What We Archive sheds light on…

UP AGAINST THE WALL

UP AGAINST THE WALL

WHERE

Booklyn | 37 Greenpoint Avenue, Suite E4G / Box 23, Brooklyn, NY 11222

For almost fifteen years people have been marching in the streets, singing, chanting, insisting, “From Iraq to Palestine, Occupation is a Crime!” Booklyn is pleased to announce Up Against the Wall,…

Justseeds at the Bay Area Bookfair

Justseeds at the Bay Area Bookfair

WHERE

New Oakland Metro Operahouse
522 Second St.
Oakland, CA

It’s the 21st year of the Bay Area Anarchist bookfair, an annual gathering of publishers, thinkers, and actors on the theme of making this society, and all societies, free. If…

Howl! – Activist Art Fair

Howl! – Activist Art Fair

WHERE

Casa Del Popolo
4873 St. Laurent, Montreal

Mary and Jesse will be repping Justseeds this weekend at the Howl! – Activist Art Fair. Check out the whole week of great events Howl! arts festival

10th annual NYC Anarchist Book Fair

10th annual NYC Anarchist Book Fair

WHERE

Judson Memorial Church
55 Washington Square South
NYC

New York City Anarchist Book Fair to celebrate 10th anniversary, Sat., April 16, 2016 NEW YORK—In the decade since it debuted in 2007, the NYC Anarchist Book Fair has become…

CPH:IVAW portfolio in Braddock, PA

CPH:IVAW portfolio in Braddock, PA

WHERE

Braddock Carnegie Library
419 Library St, Braddock, PA 15104
412.351.5357

The Celebrate People’s History/Iraq Veterans Against the War: Ten Years of Fighting for Peace and Justice portfolio is on view throughout the month of April at the Carnegie Library branch…

Our Comics Ourselves: Identity, Expression, and Representation in Comic Art

Our Comics Ourselves: Identity, Expression, and Representation in Comic Art

WHERE

Interference Archive
131 8th ST #4
Brooklyn, NY 11215

The exhibition Our Comics, Ourselves: Identity, Expression, and Representation in Comic Art presents the graphic stories that describe the complexity and diversity of our collective experience, and examines the social…

Justseeds Toronto Open Studio & Print Sale

Justseeds Toronto Open Studio & Print Sale

WHERE

227 Sterling Rd
East Building #103

Toronto members of Justseeds Artists Cooperative, Jesse Purcell and Mary Tremonte are opening up our silkscreen studio on Sterling Rd for two days of print sales and a casual exhibition…

Howard Zinn Book Fair 2015

Howard Zinn Book Fair 2015

WHERE

City College of San Francisco
Mission Campus
1125 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA

Justseeds (Aaron, Fernando, and Josh) will be tabling all day at the Howard Zinn Book Fair in San Francisco. Come say hello, and pick up some books and prints while…

Solidarity, Distribution, Design: The Poster Today

Solidarity, Distribution, Design: The Poster Today

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Interference Archive
131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

A great panel featuring artists, designers, and historians discussing the intersections of solidarity, propaganda, poster making, and image distribution. As the event is part of the programming for Interference Archive’s…

Howard Zinn Bookfair

Howard Zinn Bookfair

WHERE

Mission High School
3750 18th St.
San Francisco, CA

I recently completed the poster to promote the first ever Howard Zinn Bookfair that will be held at San Francisco’s Mission High School on November 15th 2014. It is a…

The Fist is Still Raised

The Fist is Still Raised

WHERE

The Big Idea
4812 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA
Celebrate People’s History Posters in Montreal

Celebrate People’s History Posters in Montreal

WHERE

St. Emilie Skillshare Gallery
3942 rue Ste. Emilie
Montreal

Celebrate People’s History Posters in Montreal Opening Friday June 8, 6-10pm Special poster exhibit and poster sale Open from june 8 to june 30, every Saturdays from 1 to 6…

Josh MacPhee talk at GSVU

Josh MacPhee talk at GSVU

WHERE

Padnos Student Gallery, CAC
Grand Valley State University

I’m giving a talk at Grand Valley State University in Michigan tomorrow night, November 1st, for anyone in the area. I’ve put together a new presentation, digging through a bunch…