13 December 2008

Simplicity is the Key to Sucessful Living


Per, in Oslo, fired this link off to us. A brilliant poster by Nick Dewar on readymade.com.
ReadyMade asked five artists to reimagine the populist poster art of the First Great Depression, as Jon Stewart called it. GD1 for short.

5 comments:

Karl McCracken (twitter: @karlonsea) said...

Works for me . . . though I've also quite a penchant for Soviet art. Something very tangible, yet hopeful about it.

m e l i g r o s a said...

adorable!!
cheers ;)

Kevin Love said...

The bike looks a lot like my 1975 Schwinn. The graceful shape of the headlight support is an exact match.

Satsuma said...

I should find it odd that propaganda-style pieces carry such a charm for me...
I'll credit it to the bicycle. :)

Max said...

You can order the poster from http://www.thumbtackpress.com/browse/product_info.php?cPath=80&products_id=1265

I recently did, and it looks splendid!