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See/Hear: First All-Type Swissted Poster Exhibit in Type Directors Club

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New York City Designer Mike Joyce is kind of obsessed with punk rock and modern Swiss-type. “Swissted” is his new exhibition that reimagines vintage punk, hardcore, new wave, and indie rock show flyers into the typographic posters. Starting November 30, the Type Directors Club will present See/Hear, a collection ofContinue Reading

November 28, 2017
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Design Inspiration: Annik Troxler’s Posters for Willisau Jazz Festival

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Willisau Jazz Festival has always been a part of Annik Troxler‘s life. Pioneered by her father, Graphic Designer Niklaus Troxler, its not a doubt she that knows this festival quite well. For many years, Annik Troxler has created posters for this festival, unleashing her wild side on their posters. LikeContinue Reading

November 26, 2017
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40 Years/40 Posters: The Steppenwolf Theatre

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Founded in 1974 by Gary Sinise, Terry Kinney, and Jeff Perry, Steppenwolf Theatre Company is recognized as the premier ensemble theater in the world. To celebrate their 40th Anniversary, they created a collection of 40 beautiful posters. Ogilvy & Matter Chicago was in charge of the project. The agency assembled 40Continue Reading

November 21, 2017
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HEAR ME HERE For AMPL!FY at the Museum of Arts and Design

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This evening, I’m part of a panel discussion for Adobe at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City. I’m presenting my poster HEAR ME HERE alongside some of the artists and designers who also participated in AMPL!FY. AMPL!FY was created and produced by Janeil Engelstad / Make ArtContinue Reading

November 10, 2017
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Today at Pratt! Rafael Esquer Speaks

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I’m thrilled to share the news! This evening, I will be speaking at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. The lecture I’ve prepared is about image-making.  The students will see 87 theatre posters Alfalfa Studio has created for this long-standing client, Amphibian Stage Productions. When I opened my studio in 2004, AmphibianContinue Reading

October 31, 2017
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Illustrator James Jean’s Breathtaking Posters for Aronofsky’s Mother!

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James Jean’s haunting images of Jennifer Lawrence pulling her heart out has gripped the attention of movie goers world wide. Black Swan Director Darren Aronofsky tweeted this poster for his newly released film back on Mother’s Day this year, anticipating its release. Mother! is officially in theaters, and more posters have been broughtContinue Reading

September 17, 2017
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Famous Japanese Comic Book Poster for Each of Tokyo Metro’s 171 Stations

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In Japan, every kid must grow up with their own favorite manga (comics) magazine. We Japanese can’t live without manga. No manga, no life. Shonen Jump, the magazine which is a weekly manga anthology published in Japan, turns 50 this year, and they’re celebrating by giving Tokyo commuters something toContinue Reading

September 3, 2017
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Celebrating the Solar Eclipse

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If you’re like me, you probably tried to snag a glance at the sun yesterday. Who wouldn’t? It’s a Total Solar Eclipse! We don’t get those for another hundred years. And while many of you were burning your eyes out, graphic designers took advantage of this opportunity to celebrate the wayContinue Reading

August 22, 2017
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The Pictographic Music Posters by Victor Hertz

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What kind of music poster do you have? Do you have a photographic one, illustration one, or a typographic one? Swedish graphic designer Victor Hertz has created pictogram music posters since 2011. He chose songs from various artists and genres representing them in a graphic form, including “Self Control” byContinue Reading

August 18, 2017
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Paul Thurlby Travel Posters

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Sometimes certain cities give you different vibes, but a majority of the time those vibes they emulate are good. Picture yourself celebrating Christmas in NYC, falling in love in Rome, or shopping in Paris. These major cities in the world have amazing anecdotes and allow visitors to write their own stories…orContinue Reading

August 16, 2017
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Gilles de Brock: Bizarre, Bold, Beautiful

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Graphic Designer and Art Director Gilles de Brock has an idiosyncratic approach: exploring new visual possibilities inspired by the ever changing media around us. His creations often find their final expression as posters, most notably, his work for the Stadium Generale at the KABK in The Hague, Holland. The posters offer aContinue Reading

July 26, 2017
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The Daily Posters of Magdiel Lopez

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Magdiel Lopez is a Cuban creative director based in Dallas, Texas. He is currently working on a project of creating a daily project for a year. Since Lopez started this project, he has sparked attention from the creative community around the world. His posters have a unique style and expressContinue Reading

May 26, 2017
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Zoran Lucić’s Lucha Libre Posters

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Crotian designer Zoran Lucic has designed a new series of posters for Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre (Mexico’s major professional wrestling federation) that redefine the visual iconography of Lucha Libre. When he was approached with the project Zoran was a stranger to the Lucha Libre culture, he started investigating whatContinue Reading

April 24, 2017
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NASA’s Poster for the Newly Discovered Planet TRAPPIST-1e is Captivating

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In February 2017, NASA discovered a new solar system with seven potentially habitable planets close to the dwarf-star, TRAPPIST-1. Out of the seven planets, there are three planets in the “just right” zone. These three planets are TRAPPIST-1e, TRAPPIST-1f, and TRAPPIST-1g. Is TRAPPIST-1e really the “Voted Best ‘Hab Zone’ VacationContinue Reading

March 24, 2017
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Soviet Anti-Alcohol Posters by Fuel

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Beer doesn’t make you fat! It makes you lean… against the tables, chairs, and basically anything. Last week was St. Patricks day, where we embrace celebrating with beers. But every day we are also constantly reminded to take it easy with alcoholic beverages. Throughout recent years, we’re constantly reminded ofContinue Reading

March 21, 2017
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Celebrating the Oscars “Best Picture” Nominees

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Did you see how La La Land took the Oscars for best picture? Oh, wait, no, it was Moonlight. I guess another year and another Steve Harvey move pulled out on the tv audience. This year it was presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway who mistakenly awarded La La LandContinue Reading

March 12, 2017
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