Sept 20 – Dec 15, 2017 | Works on Paper Gallery


Joe Scorsone and Alice Drueding have been designing posters together since 1986. Their work has appeared in many international publications and exhibitions, has received numerous awards, and is in permanent collections around the world. The two are honored as judges and laureates for the 20th anniversary of the Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition. The artists are known for creating compelling posters based on critical topical issues including social justice, human rights, and human impacts on the environment.

Visiting Artist Lecture

Wednesday, Sept 20, 5 P.M.
Organ Recital Hall | University Center for the Arts

Picturing Human Rights Panel

Thursday, Sept 21, 5:30 P.M.
Silvia Canetto, Psychology Department
Karri Anderson, Communication Department
Lindsey Nielsen, Director of ACT Human Rights Film Festival
Alice Drueding and Joe Scorsone, CIIPE Honor Laureates

Presented in partnership with ACT Human Rights Film Festival

About CIIPE – The 20th biennial Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition

– the only exhibition of its kind in North America featuring the world’s top poster artists and designers. The main opening for CIIPE, hosted by the Department of Art and Art History, will be held on September 22 in the Visual Arts Building and Lory Student Center’s Curfman Gallery, where posters also will be on display until Nov. 3.

“Since 1979, the goal of this show has been to expose CSU and the surrounding community to these leading international designers,” said CIIPE co-director and coordinator Jason Frazier, assistant professor of graphic design. “The 20th exhibition is sure to have an impact.