Gallery 88

The World According to Bowden: a selection of prints from the career collection of cartoons by J. Earle Bowden archived at the University of West Florida's John C. Pace Library

The exhibit will be held at WUWF's Gallery 88  in the WUWF studios - Bldg 88 on the UWF campus. The public is invited to an opening reception for the exhibit from 3-6pm, Thursday, September 18, 2014. The exhibit will run through October 31. Gallery 88 hours are 8am - 5pm, M-F.

J. Earle Bowden worked as both editor and cartoonist for the Pensacola News Journal from 1953 - 1997. He continues to serve as editor emeritus, editorial cartoonist and columnist. This exhibit is a small sampling of the more than 4,000 cartoons he created over a career spanning more than six decades. His work is archived at the UWF John C. Pace Library. The exhibit runs concurrently with the library's exhibit of cartoons focused on securing the preservation of Gulf Islands National Seashore as federal park lands in 1971. Those can be viewed in the Pace Library's Great Good Place, second floor.