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Poster of the Day

Poster of the Day: Rheinbrucke (Everything from Rheinbrucke Dept. Store)

The Swiss Object Poster Style sought to create unforgettable icons out of everyday objects through breathtaking graphics and printing. No one artist knew how to accomplish this better than Peter Birkhauser, who created more than 50 Object Poster masterpieces during … Read more

Poster of the Day

Poster of the Day: Los Angeles – United Air Lines

Stan Galli created some of the best travel posters of the Fifties and Sixties for United Airlines. This sun-dappled poster is one of his finest – the perfect evocation of the hedonistic lifestyle of Southern California in the mid-60s. Our … Read more

Poster of the Day

Posters of the Day: General Dynamics

Erik Nitsche was a promising young Swiss graphic designer who moved to the US in 1934, making his name designing hundreds of album covers for Decca. In 1955 he became the Art Director for General Dynamics, a leading multi-division technology … Read more

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Poster of the Day: Menton-Mer-Monts-Merveille

A Touch of the French Riviera! This vibrant scene of the Riviera coast, created in a style reminiscent of Matisse, is the work of a Russian artist who left for France after the Russian Revolution. Terechkovitch was trained in the … Read more

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Posters of the Day: Campari Soda

The Gallery is alive with Campari! This new discovery is irresistible, playful, charming, seductive, hip, fresh and stylish, all rolled in one. You think Audrey Hepburn, Donald Draper & friends, La Dolce Vita and Twiggy. The long green stockinged legs, … Read more

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New Exhibition: Influential by Design: The Swiss Poster’s Impact on the Modern World

Most people are surprised to learn that there are more 20th century poster masterpieces from Switzerland than any other country. There are many reasons: an international tradition which absorbed and often mimicked the best of its neighbors; a vigorous national … Read more

Poster History

Mele selling iPads?!

Poster Mystery #1 – How did a department store in Italy start selling iPads in 1904? | Leopoldo Metlicovitz,  E. & A. Mele & Ci., 1904 |

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Happy New Year!

Wishing you and yours a happy, prosperous 2013!

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Vintage Poster Holiday Gift Guide

We love the simplicity and winter whimsy of this Mid-Century Swiss poster.  The price – just $375 – makes it twice as nice and perhaps the perfect holiday gift for the design lover on your list. Looking for even more … Read more

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Winter Wanderlust – Holiday Poster Show

Do you have Winter Wanderlust? Vintage posters for exotic vacation destinations and a selection of general works are on display at International Poster Gallery just in time for the holidays! From the sun-drenched French Riviera to the icy peaks of … Read more