Marshall Arisman (Graphic Design, Alumnus)

The Leap Forward (2006), political drawing, Image Courtesy The Nation

In this drawing, first published in The Nation, Arisman uses his graphic acerbity to challenge President George W. Bush’s continuation of the War in Iraq. Arisman is part of a generation of artists who transformed the nature of political art in the early seventies, and his provocative graphic and multi-media works have been prominently featured in major magazines and newspapers, such as Time, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, and Esquire. Arisman is also an internationally renowned oil painter, sculptor, and printmaker.