Poster by Amadou & Mariam promotions
At a recent Morning Blend gathering, we designers discussed the possibility of a poster competition for next spring. Perhaps it would be something similar to the footPrint Milwaukee Day hosted by Milwaukee area AIGA’ers last spring.
Poster art is so fascinating. It’s a visual chronicle of history, geography and humanity. Here are some interesting sites:
- More than your typical Hollywood posters, these are fan-made and minimalistic.
- Typography is beautiful. Here are 30 beautiful typographic posters.
- You’ve heard of Alice Waters’ Chez Panisse Restaurant—here’s the guy who put her on posters.
- Everything you want to know about poster art is here. A must-see in Boston.