A Division of William Francis Galvin, Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

United We Bargain, Divided We Beg

United We Bargain, Divided We Beg image of a paintingA new lobby exhibit features original artwork by Zach Horn celebrating the labor movement in Massachusetts.  It includes actual union members portrayed in meetings, at work, or marching for justice.  These large scale images make a unique display in the Commonwealth Museum’s upstairs lobby gallery.

Zach Horn has exhibited widely in both national and international galleries and museums.  Among many roles, he is a Lecturer at UMass Boston and at Boston University.

Zach would like to thank IBEW Local 2222, the Ironworkers Local 7, the Boston Teachers Union, and Maria, Wendy, and Francisco, members of the SEIU 32 BJ who are colleagues of Zach at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.  Thanks also to the Blanche E. Colman Trust and the UMass Boston Labor Resource Center for their generous support.