propaganda

1975, Kodak, camera film, Vintage Ads

June 29, 2014
October 12, 2014
June 24, 2014

Женщина! Учись грамоте! Эх, маманя! Была бы ты грамотной, помогла бы мне! Woman! Learn how to read and write! Oh, mother! If you were literate you would help me! 

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#soviet_union, #ussr, #russia, #poster, #propaganda, #education, #children, #woman, #literacy

October 23, 2014
December 24, 2015 Coca-Cola Co, 1953
November 18, 2014
January 16, 2015

Мы спортивная семья - папа, мама, брат и я We’re sporty family - dad, mom, brother and me 

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January 9, 2015
November 6, 2017 Zenith Corp, 1966
September 24, 2016 Lorillard USA, 1982
February 28, 2015

Book cover by Paul RandThe Poster Boys discuss designer Paul Rand in their July podcast, available here.

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US ad and half-sheet for PSYCHO.On this month’s episode of The Poster Boys podcast, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith look at the inspiring life and iconic work of Dutch designer Dick Bruna, from his hundreds of book cover designs to his children’s books and characters, and his designs for his home town of Utrecht in The Netherlands, from whence host Sam brings a report from his recent trip. Plus: This month in The Flat File, the book covers and poster art for PSYCHO.Lis...

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September 7, 2014
August 23, 2014
September 16, 2015 Jay Shaw

We the People poster by Shepherd Fairey. This month on The Poster Boys, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith head back to the 1920s to look at the incredible film posters born out of the Russian Revolution and the work of two of Russia’s most prominent designers in particular, Vladimir and Georgii Stenberg. Despite a tragically short career, the Stenberg Brothers crafted over 300 posters during a period fraught with societal and technological change while becoming the pioneers of design and...

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#we_the_people, #shepherd_fairey

April 5, 2015
January 5, 2017 Hershey Foods Corp, 1981

Февраль 1917 Februar 1917 Февральская революция 1917 года в России — события в Петрограде, в результате которых в России была свергнута монархия. The February Revolution of 1917 was the first of two revolutions in Russia in 1917. Centered on the then capital Petrograd (modern day St. Petersburg) on the Women’s Day in March (late February in the Julian calendar). The immediate result of the revolution was the abdication of Tsar Nicholas II, the end of the Romanov dynasty, and the end of the...

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#1917, #nicholas_ii, #revolution, #russia, #the_february_revolution, #russian_empire, #soviet_union, #ussr, #poster, #propaganda

Владыка мира - капитал, золотой кумир  The lord of the world- Capital, gold idol

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February 9, 2015
October 4, 2016 Chrysler Corp, 1969

CITIZEN KANE Japanese posters, artists unknown.This month on The Poster Boys podcast, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith look at the diverse work of Polish poster artist Barbara Baranowska, also known simply as ‘Basha.’ An essential voice in the Polish Poster School (see also last May’s episode for more), Basha created a chameleonic oeuvre while living in post-war Poland and France through the 60′s and 70′s, including iconic posters for films ranging from Zulawski’s POSSESSION to WIL...

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#citizen_kane, #movie_poster

December 10, 2014
December 9, 2016 General Electric Co, 1951
February 20, 2015

Psycho book cover design by Dick Bruna.On this month’s episode of The Poster Boys podcast, designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith look at the inspiring life and iconic work of Dutch designer Dick Bruna, from his hundreds of book cover designs to his children’s books and characters, and his designs for his home town of Utrecht in The Netherlands, from whence host Sam brings a report from his recent trip. Plus: This month in The Flat File, the book covers and poster art for PSY...

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#propaganda

May 8, 2012
September 13, 2014