The Joe McCauley Art Gallery at Heartland Community College presents Summer Typo(etry), an interactive exhibit of art, graphic design, poetry, and typewriters, from Monday, June 3 through Thursday, July 25.
Summer Typo(etry) is an expansion of the gallery’s spring exhibit, redesigned with additional graphics, poetry, manual typewriters, vintage ads and ephemera, and an expanded typewriter station. Visitors are invited to type on manual typewriters, and post their poems, drawings, designs and thoughts on the community response wall.
Summer Typo(etry) includes:
Artworks by Matt Erickson and Lisa Lofgren
Blackout poetry by students
Community wall responses by spring contributors
Ekphrastic poems by Cathy Gilbert paired with source photographs
Graphics by marketing and design interns Quinnie Calvert and Bree Evans
Typewriters, ephemera, and reproductions of vintage typewriter ads and manuals
Typewritten poems by faculty, staff, and students, selected by Cathy Gilbert and Jennifer Pauken
Wayne Bass, Quinnie Calvert, Cathy Gilbert, Stephanie Kratz, Jennifer Pauken, Cherie Rankin, Jeremy Scott, Richard Seehuus, Rachael Stanford, Ardis L. Stewart, Libby Torbeck, Amanda L. Webster, Alaina Winters, Donelle York, Kathi Zurkowski.