For the first time in decades. folks in North America will have the opportunity to view a total solar eclipse on Monday August 21, 2017. Astronomer and artist Tyler Nordgren has created a series of colorful posters to celebrate the celestial event.

The “2017 Great American Eclipse” posters were inspired by 20th century travel advertising and 1930s WPA poster art. Most of the individual pieces in the series were commissioned by cities, counties, states, institutions, and national parks.

You can see the entire series and purchase your own prints at Nordgren’s website. 

This entry was posted in Art, Tourism, USA and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.