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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

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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

Poster of the Day

Mid-Century Poster Highlights: Vespa

In 1955, the high-energy French actor and singer Gilbert Becaud released the hit song titled C’est Formidable! (That’s Great!). It was a perfect marketing opportunity for Vespa to create a hip poster campaign. The poster shows the singer nimbly mounting … Read more

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Mid-Century Poster Highlights – “Tell” by Armin Hofmann

This stunning poster, a classic of the International Typographic, or Swiss Style, was selected as a Swiss Poster of the Year award winner in 1963.  Strongly relying on typographic elements, the “Swiss Style” was refined in the ’50s and ’60s at … Read more

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New! Mid-Century Modern Poster Exhibition

Despite the looming tensions of the Cold War, a sense of peace and prosperity settled throughout much of the world at the end of World War II. Populations rose dramatically, and technological advances such as the arrival of television and … Read more

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Postermania! Our 19th Annual Summer Poster Show

We are proud to present Postermania!: Handpicked Summer Favorites, a show and sale of original vintage posters chosen by the gallery’s knowledgeable staff.  The term “Postermania” was originally coined during the Belle Epoque and refers to the poster fever that … Read more

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“Titans of the Sea” Opening Reception

Did you miss the Titans of the Sea opening event?  Enjoy some highlights here: Video by Riley McCaskill.

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Ocean Liner Artifacts from Lannan Ship Model Gallery

The IPG staff is busy preparing the gallery for tonight’s Titans of the Sea opening reception and we’re just about ready to unveil this unprecedented collection of ocean liner posters! We’re thrilled to compliment the collection with several artifacts from … Read more

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You’re Invited to the “Titans of the Sea” Gallery Opening

Poster detail from  Sandy Hook’s Bresil Plata – Chargeurs Reunis Sud-Atlantique, c. 1928

Poster of the Day

PKZ by Herbert Matter

Herbert Matter’s poster of a bellhop admiring an overcoat is one of the rarest and most beautiful in PKZ‘s prestigious series. In its sophisticated Art Deco style, it shows the strong influence of Matter’s training in Paris with Cubists Fernand … Read more