The Rattie Uprising Exhibit
Raising awareness for some of the most vulnerable, misunderstood and under-protected members of our animal family - the rat, rocked the San Francisco SPCA in 2016.
The Rattie Uprising was on display at the San Francisco SPCA, 2016
Contributing Graphic Artists
Small Animals Unite! poster design
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The exhibition brought together images depicting rodents throughout art and popular culture.
The exhibit was augmented with art education workshops as attendees participated in hands on art events, encouraging empathy for all animals through creative artistic opportunities.
Artists to create a design honoring this amazing underdog of the animal world.
From Moscow to Cambridge, artists in support of rats and small animals have been heeding the call submitting their designs for the Rattie Uprising, creating positive and powerful images that show small animals as fascinating individuals .
Over a 1,000 people attended the opening night festivities
Very special thanks to these exhibit volunteers:
David Walega, EXHIBIT CURATOR
Cory Mac a’Ghobhainn, EXHIBIT WRITER & EDITOR
Kathleen Marinaccio, CREATIVE CONSULTANT
San Francisco SPCA, HOST ORGANIZATION
Rachael Steinke, Christopher Locke, Gina Lynn, Cory Mac a’Ghobhainn, Jenn Paz / North Star Rescue
Mohawk Alley Animal Hospital, Xaque Gruber
The Compassion Circle, Amber Chenoweth, William Eckhert, Exotic Animal Care Center, Vera Gutmann, Kelly Logan, Kathleen Marinaccio, Rita Morgan, North Star Rescue, Kathy Schramm, Yin Soriano, Sarah Wild