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Poster, Ind'fence Ov Hoo I M, 1990

This is a Poster. It was designed by Rick Valicenti. It is dated 1990 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is offset lithograph on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Ken Friedman. It is credited Gift of Ken Friedman.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 91.4 × 58.7 cm (36 in. × 23 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in black, lower right, vertically: rick valicenti. au 2.90 at 7:30 / august; in black, center right, vertically: Herbst Theater, War Memorial Building / Located at Van Ness and McAllister, San Francisco / For ticket information please call 415.552.3656; in black, upper right, vertically: The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art 1990 Design Lecture Series / Presented by the San Francisco Chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts / and the American Society of Interior Designers; in alternating green and white, verso left edge, vertically: General Rick Valicenti (3st) / Exposure Corinne Pfister (3st) / Coiffeur Mark Stein / Camouflage Vicki Vacca / Darling Dwight Doodle Jason / Kitty Cage Michael Pappas / MacManiac Mouli Marur / The 1990 SFMMA Design Lecture Series / has been made possible by the generous / support of the following companies: Color Graphics / Simpson Paper Company / Williams Lithography / Aldus Corporation / San Francisco Mart / Metropolitan Furniture Corporation / The NEw Lab / Exhibit Group of San Francisco / Design & Type / Arch / Thomas Swann Signs / Repromedia / Post MArk / Iris Photographic Slides Services / Omnicomp / Il Fornaio Gastronomia Italiana / Walker Graphics / University Art Center, Palo Alto / SF Magazine; verso upper left: Oops! We almost forgot to mention: / Seps & Film Balzer / Shoppes / Printing Color Graphics / Paper Simpson Paper Co.; in green, verso bottom right: Rick Valicenti is a self-taught graphic designer. Though he has been a designer since 1978, it was only 2 1/2 years ago that Valicenti decided to follow his heart instead of just the rules. Total anarchy? Certainly not. Not / from a suburban father of 2, married for 17 years! Rather, he is a mild-mannered madman in sheep's clothing / orbiting pop culture's magnetic pull. Valicenti hopes that Thirst's energies will be successful in achieving / self-expression without overpowering the communication intent. See Valicenti 4 yorself . hee wil b nervus.

Cite this object as

Poster, Ind'fence Ov Hoo I M, 1990; Designed by Rick Valicenti (American, b. 1951); offset lithograph on white wove paper; H x W: 91.4 × 58.7 cm (36 in. × 23 1/8 in.); Gift of Ken Friedman; 1997-19-285

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