2010.54.4173

Nica-Africana
1986
23.75 in HIGH x 16.88 in WIDE
(60.33 cm HIGH x 42.86 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.4173

"Mission Grafica / JOS" printed vertically at lower right.

Poster printed in red, yellow, green, gray, pink, and black ink on white paper. A large rectangle with triangle patterned borders fills the majority of the page on a gray background. The rectangle is divided diagonally (from top, clockwise) into a black, red, yellow, and green section with text at top and bottom and two masks near center. The mask at center left has a black oval shape with features aligned on a horizontal and vertical axis and a triangular outer border. The mask at center right is rounded with a flat top and has a pattern of grid lines across the surface, basic facial features, and a mustache. Text at top reads: "4th Annual Breaking the Blockade of Ideas / Luis E. Mejia Godoy and Music Direct from Nicaragua / Grupo Mancotal." "Nica-Africana" printed in large green letters between red and black patterned borders at bottom center in the yellow section of the rectangle. Text in the lower margin reads: "Sat. Nov. 15, 1986 8 PM / Calvin Simmons Theater / Kaiser Conventions Center / 10-Tenth Street, Oakland / Produced by Friends of Nicaraguan Culture and Redwood Records / Tickets $12.00 in Advance from All Bass, Modern Times, La Pena / $15.00 at the door / Call (415) 534-4688."
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