Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Greenwich (made)

  • Date:

    1985 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Williams, Christine (designer)
    Williams, Christine (printmaker)
    Walker, Rick (printer)
    Greenwich Mural Workshop (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Poster, screenprinted from photostencils, and laminated in plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Greenwich Mural Workshop

  • Museum number:

    E.479-2013

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3E, shelf HIGH, box 5L2

Physical description

Portrait poster advertising an event entitled 'Afrikan Arts' at the Crayford Town Hall in Woolwich. The continent of Africa is outlined with red traditional patterns and motifs on a yellow and green background. There is a photographic half-length portrait of an African woman with large hooped earrings and an ornate necklace on the left, and a smaller image of a man playing a long drum on the right. Lettered across the drum is the text 'A G. L. C. Anti Racist Year Event'.

Place of Origin

Greenwich (made)

Date

1985 (made)

Artist/maker

Williams, Christine (designer)
Williams, Christine (printmaker)
Walker, Rick (printer)
Greenwich Mural Workshop (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Poster, screenprinted from photostencils, and laminated in plastic

Marks and inscriptions

'Bexley Council for Racial Equality presents an evening of'

'AFRIKAN ARTS'

'DAGARTI ARTS GROUP / Ghanaian dance and percussion'

'SHAKKA DEDDI / AFRIKAN HARTBEET / Wurd-songz:Livin poetry'

'Hi-Life INTERNATIONAL / Azanian Jazz Band'

'A G.L.C. Anti-Racist Year Event'
Lettered in yellow along the drum.

'CRAYFORD TOWN HALL TUES 12th MARCH 7.30 pm.'

'Tickets £3.50 Concessions: £2.50, available from B.C.R.E. Riverside Baths, 3, Walnut Tree Road Erith, Kent. DA8 1RA. 24 hr. answerphone: (0322) 340316. or Greenwich Entertainments Office 25, Woolwich New Road S.E.18. (01) 317 8687.'

'Collection for the Mayors Appeal Fund and the Sickle Cell Anaemia Society.'

Dimensions

Height: 67 cm, Width: 47.7 cm

Descriptive line

Poster, designed and printed by Christine Williams and Rick Walker at Greenwich Mural Workshop, advertising an 'Afrikan Arts' evening, 1985

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

From the label text of an exhibition held by the Greenwich Mural Workshop entitled 'Printing is Easy...? Community Printshops 1970-86'

Materials

Paper; Laminated plastic

Techniques

Screen printing

Subjects depicted

Drum; Earrings

Categories

Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.