Emory Douglas

Recent articles about Emory Douglas

Hippie shake-up

Issue 94, Summer 2017

Review

What do Victor Moscoso’s psychedelic music posters, Harley Davidson’s Captain…

Raw and radical

Issue 86, Autumn 2013

Review

The ‘underground press’ died out more than 40 years ago. Yet it lives on…

Recent blog posts by Emory Douglas

Treasure trove of graphic resistance

22 January 2009

Black Panther: Emory Douglas and the Art of Revolution
What better time to see an exhibition of work by Emory Douglas, the official artist of the Black Panther Party, asks Noel Douglas (no relation – Ed). Like the Panthers, Barack Obama’s campaign also made highly visible use of ‘street’ graphics, with strong networks of grassroots flyposting, and the connections – and differences – between the two periods are made obvious as you walk around Black Panther: Emory Douglas and the Art of Revolution at Urbis in Manchester.