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Gallery News

Back to the Future! Gallery Exhibit

February 6 – April 1, 2012 We are proud to present “Back to the Future: Posters for a Brave New World,” an exhibition of original vintage posters that heralded the revolutionary technological and social innovations of their respective times.  The … Read more

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In the Spirit! Our Annual Holiday Poster Show

We are proud to present our 18th annual holiday poster show In The Spirit!, an exhibition of original vintage posters that celebrate the mirth and indulgence of the season.  The show features over 50 original vintage posters advertising entertainment, fine … Read more

Poster of the Day

“Campbell’s Tomato Soup Bag” by Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol’s Tomato Soup paper bag from his show at Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art in 1966 is certainly one of the most sought after and expensive disposable carry-alls in the world, and also one of the most popular pieces … Read more

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“Rheinbrucke” by Peter Birkhauser

We’re kicking off Proto-Pop with a look at an Object Poster classic: Peter Birkhauser’s Rheinbrucke. 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 … Read more

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New Exhibition – Swiss Object Posters & Pop Art

Our fall gallery exhibit, opening on October 6th, will showcase over 30 Swiss Object Poster masterpieces.  Featuring hyper-realistic drawings of everyday things, the Swiss Object Poster focused on the beauty and precision of mundane, commercial products.  These stunning, larger-than-life advertisements … Read more

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Graphic Intervention at York College

Graphic Intervention: 25 Years of AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010 is now installed at its fourth venue, the University Gallery at York College of Pennsylvania.  The exhibit will be on display through September 20.

Poster of the Day

“Atlantic City – Pennsylvania Railroad” by Edward Eggleston

In the early 30s, Edward Eggleston produced what is often considered the best series of posters for the Pennsylvania Railroad, the most spectacular of which featured Atlantic City. The historically conservative rail line gave Eggleston the freedom to show off … Read more

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“Golf – Miami Biltmore Hotel” by K. Manahan

The prestigious Biltmore Hotel opened in 1926, and its tower was the tallest building in Florida at the time. It boasted the largest pool in the world, and the golf course (Johnny Weissmuller was the resident pro) was designed by … Read more

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“The Enchanted Isle – Martha’s Vineyard – New Haven Railroad”

New Englanders, this one is for you! Few artists define an era more than John Held, Jr., whose cartoon humor of the flapper era is still well recognized today. His images of Betty Coed and Joe College graced the pages … Read more

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“Indian Court Federal Building” by Louis B. Siegriest

A noted California painter, Siegriest designed eight posters for the Indian Federal Court Building at the Golden Gate International Exposition in San Francisco in 1939. The series highlights traditional arts from the Navajo, Pueblo, Haida, Plains, Chippewa, Seneca, Eskimo, and … Read more