Another Point of View-A Retrospective of Felipe Taborda

Sep 3, 2014
10:00 am — 5:00 pm
Sun Yat Sen Hall
Open to Public
September 3, 2014 10:00 am

Another Point of View - A Retrospective of Felipe Taborda

ON VIEW: Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery / Sun Yat Sen Hall, St. John’s University, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY 11439

EXHIBITION DATES: September 3 – October 29, 2014

ARTIST'S TALK: Thursday, September 25, 1:50 – 3:15 p.m. (common hour), Bent Hall, Room 101A

RECEPTION: Thursday, September 25, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery, Sun Yat Sen Hall

St. John’s University is honored to present Another Point of View - A Retrospective of Felipe Taborda, an exhibition focusing on the work of renown Latin American graphic designer Felipe Taborda between the years 1983-2014.  On display will be a large selection of works with CDs and LPs, posters, and corporate branding for various Latin American organizations.

Felipe Taborda is the only Latin American designer to be listed in Graphic Design for the 21st Century – 100 of the World’s Best Graphic Designers.  He studied at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, the London International Film School, New York Institute of Technology and School of Visual Arts, New York.  In 1990, he opened his own studio and now works primarily in cultural, editorial, and photographic areas of Brazilian design.  Felipe Taborda is also the co-author of Latin American Graphic Design published by Taschen, the first compilation of historical and contemporary graphic design of this region.

For information:

(718) 990-7476

This exhibition is made possible by:

St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Department of Art and Design The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies

This event is free of charge and accessible to the handicapped.