Russell Johnston and Megan Jones have been collecting vintage Travel and Ski posters since 1979. The collection was started by Russell’s father Robert W Johnston, a Royal Air Force navigator after the Second World War…
Tag Archives: Poster
Written by Imar. Posted on March 15, 2012.
Ed manages to find that golden midway: minimalist yet richly detailed, subtle yet bold, monochrome and colourful.
Written by Imar. Posted on February 2, 2012.
Two interesting type-related snippets came across my desk this week, both from India: hand drawn movie posters from Bangalore and digital fonts created from the lettering of street painters in Delhi…
Written by Imar. Posted on January 25, 2012.
London based collaborative studio Telegramme has a nice eclectic mix of posters, signs and illustration work in their portfolio…
Written by Imar. Posted on January 11, 2012.
Hey, remember when Jack Black and Mos Def sweded VHS movies in Be Kind Rewind? Well, Swissted is kind of like that, only with punk gig flyers…
Written by Imar. Posted on December 15, 2011.
This is Typedeck’s 100th post since launching in June this year – a great milestone and a good time to sign off for 2011. Thanks for all the support and positive feedback so far!
Written by Imar. Posted on November 28, 2011.
Hans Gremmen of Amsterdam procured this great set of Lucha Libre posters from a letterpress print shop in Mexico City in 2009. Hard to believe that an outdated printing technique can trump the efficiency of digital production in the 21st century. Here’s the proof…
Written by Imar. Posted on November 1, 2011.
Division of Labor based in Sausalito, California letterpressed these cool posters serving as a reminder of those little unwritten rules your colleagues may have forgotten about…
Written by Imar. Posted on October 28, 2011.
Check out these awesome boxing posters from the 1930s and 40s.
Written by Imar. Posted on October 19, 2011.
Letterpress is essentially the very earliest method of printing text, invented by Gutenberg in the 1400s. Print shops like Typoretum are reviving this old fashioned art…
Written by Imar. Posted on October 11, 2011.
He started out as a painter, but got hooked on typography instead. Let’s take a look at the fantastic grid-based typographic works of living design icon Wim Crouwel.
Written by Imar. Posted on October 7, 2011.
Great gig poster designed by Curtis Lynn Jinkins from Austin, Texas. What I enjoy most about it is the interesting balance…
Written by Imar. Posted on September 14, 2011.
Now here’s a poster I can relate to much more than pretending I know how to keep calm and carry on!
Written by Imar. Posted on August 19, 2011.
A striking poster designed by Cincinnati based designer Tom Davie of studiotwentysix2.
Written by Imar. Posted on August 4, 2011.
Even though I have never met the man, this very nice poster designed by Simon Ålander reveals three things we share in common…