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Stanley Kubrick Revisited. The Films, The Props, The Method and More.

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It is the first time that The Paris Museum of Film (La Cinémathèque française) hosts a travelling exhibition not initiated by their own teams but by those of another institution. This Stanley Kubrick exhibition owes its existence to the Deutsches Filmmuseum in Frankfurt and to Hans-Peter Reichmann, its curator, who designed it in 2004 in close collaboration with Christiane Kubrick, Jan Harlan and The Stanley Kubrick Archive in London. (more…)

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Popular Movie Posters "Zombified" By Matt Busch.

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above: detail from “Grosse”, Matt’s zombie take on Grease, starring Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta

Zombies keep popping up in popular culture; books, movies, tv series.. and now, in movie posters from classic and cult films by Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Rob Reiner and more. If you’re not familiar with Matt Busch and his re-imagined movie poster collection, Hollywood Is Dead, you’re about to see such lovable characters as Holly GoLightly and E.T. rendered as cataract-wearing, flesh-eating, blood thirsty monsters. (more…)

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Luke… I Am Your Font. Star Wars Typography Posters From H-57.

Star Wars Typography Posters

Creative Directors Matteo Civaschi and Gianmarco Milesi of the ad agency H-57 Creative Station in Milan, Italy created a series of beautiful self-promotional posters fashioning Star Wars characters Darth Vader, Yoda, and a Star Trooper out of typography. (more…)

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Graphic Designers Gave Us 30 Reasons (& Hundreds More) To Elect Obama

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Shepard Fairey’s popular Obama Poster

Shepard Fairey’s HOPE Obama poster is probably the most recognized presidential propaganda out there, but he certainly wasn’t the only one who designed a beautiful poster in support of Barack Obama. Nor the best poster. 30 Reasons and Design/ers for Obama are two groups who created some terrific poster designs for The President-elect. (more…)

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All The Olympic Posters Throughout History & The Story Behind Those 5 Rings

Olympic Posters Throughout History

The 2008 Olympiad games begin this week in Beijing and so I thought I’d take this opportunity to share with you some fun Olympic design history as well as some present Olympic design-related news all this week. Today we’ll start with the Olympic Posters, and the meaning behind the five rings. (more…)

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