Chaz Maviyane-Davies: Creative Defiance Exhibition, Brossman Gallery, Wolf Hall, Jan 24-Mar 24, 2018
Lecture/Reception: Thursday, March 8, 5:30 p.m., DeMeester Recital Hall, Wolf Hall
Born in Zimbabwe, Chaz Maviyane-Davies ran a design studio in Harare from 1983-2000 before leaving due to the political climate there. Through graphic design, he has addressed issues of consumerism, health & nutrition, social responsibility, environmentalism, human rights and politics for more than thirty years. He is Professor Emeritus of Design at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design in Boston and his work is included in several international permanent collections. This exhibition features a selection of posters from his series, A Word of Questions, that addresses a wide range of interdisciplinary issues that are of vital importance to humanity.