Tag Archives: poster art

It’s a long way to Rome

 

Posted in Art, Europe, Tourism | Tagged , | 1 Comment

The Art of Travel Posters

The digital marketing agency, lacuna 5, has teamed up with artsupplies.co.uk to create a series of vintage-style travel posters inspired by famous artists from around the world. Before designing the posters they posed the question: “what would travel posters look … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Art, Europe, Tourism, USA | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Poster House

New Yorkers and tourists too can now visit a new museum entirely dedicated to the art of posters.The Poster House, located in Manhattan’s Chelsea district and which features an identity designed by Pentagram’s Paula Scher, will be the first museum of its … Continue reading

Posted in Art, History, Museums, Photography, Tourism, USA | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Week

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ride the Pride Train in NYC

The annual Pride Train underground art campaign has returned to New York City’s subway system just in time for Gay Pride Month. This year’s posters mirror the official MTA signage, but instead of notices about service disruptions the posters offer messages about … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Public Transport, USA | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Vacation Lands Are Calling

Posted in Art, Tourism | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Power To The People

Yesterday I had the privilege of participating in the March for Our Lives organized by young people in the U.S. to protest the plague of gun violence in our schools and communities. It was inspiring and heartening to see these young women … Continue reading

Posted in Art, USA | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Mind The Gap

Those of you who visit this blog on a regular basis already know that I have an inordinate interest in travel posters, graphic design, and especially public transport system safety posters. So it will come as little surprise that I … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Europe, Public Transport | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Worth Revisiting

h/t Shepard Fairey

Posted in Art, USA | Tagged , | Leave a comment

To Dream Is Human

The legendary American designer Milton Glaser has created some of the most iconic poster art for New York City’s subway system. He recently released three impressive new works for the School of Visual Arts’s Underground Images campaign. The series is designed to … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Public Transport, USA | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment