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John M. Olin Library, Room 142

Bend it Like Beckhoff Exhibition Opening

Join us for the opening celebration of the Bend it Like Beckhoff exhibition. The exhibition was curated by Jeffrey Johnson, MFA–IVC graduate student, as part of his independent study curriculum. Bend it Like Beckhoff features the work of illustrator Harry Beckhoff and contains tear sheets, periodicals, and original works of art from the Dowd Illustration Research Archive.

Remarks will be given by Johnson at 4:45 pm followed by a showcase of additional Beckoff materials from the archive and a reception. The exhibition will be on view in the Special Collections Reading Room through the end of May.

Free and open to all, registration requested.

Related Exhibition

Harry Beckhoff illustration for the fiction story "The Day's Work" (Collier's May 1948). From the Walt Reed Illustration Archive.

Bend it Like Beckhoff: Exploring the Career of Harry Beckhoff

The Bend it Like Beckhoff exhibition explores Beckhoff’s use of line and color in addition to profiling the artist himself.

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