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March 15, 2015

Bolshevik’s Gun Surrender for Army Promotional Poster (1918-1922) Text: “Farmer! Give your guns to Red Army soldier! He will protect you, your stuff and your land.”

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#bolshevik, #bolshevik_poster, #red_army, #red_army_poster, #soviet, #soviet_army, #army_poster, #soviet_union, #soviet_republic, #soviet_republic_poster, #russia, #russian

New Yorker cover illustration by John W. Tomac.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 desig...

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September 20, 2014
November 19, 2014
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August 13, 2014
June 29, 2014

Japanese poster asking people not to smoke on platform. This design basically copies famous French poster from early 20th century (1979)

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#japan, #japanese, #japan_poster, #japanese_poster, #nippon, #nippon_poster, #poster, #graphic_design, #posters, #jap, #jap_poster, #japanese_subway, #subway, #subway_poster

Pet Sematary / Pet Sematary II US theatrical postersStephen King: Find a flashlight and a blanket to hide under, because The Poster Boys are taking a Halloween themed trip down memory lane with the work of Stephen King. This month, Brandon and Sam discuss their favorite book covers and film posters from (and based on) the bestselling author’s more chilling tales, diving into the differences between marketing a story for print and film while reminiscing about how inescapable King’s presence...

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#stephen_king, #pet_sematary

November 25, 2014
March 10, 2015

Antonio Perez (Niko) GonzalezIn their new episode, The Poster Boys podcast looks at the Golden Age of Cuban Movie Posters. Download The Poster Boys with Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith at and on iTunes.

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#antonio_perez_niko_gonzalez, #niko, #cuban_posters, #the_poster_boys

September 30, 2015 PKN Bergen, Vol. 4
March 9, 2015

Октябрь October  October: Ten Days That Shook the World (Russian: Октябрь (Десять дней, которые потрясли мир); translit. Oktyabr’: Desyat’ dney kotorye potryasli mir) is a Soviet silent film premiered in 1928 by Sergei Eisenstein, sometimes referred to simply as October in English. It is a celebratory dramatization of the 1917 October Revolution. The title is taken from John Reed’s book on the Revolution, Ten Days That Shook The World. 

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#revolution, #russia, #art, #october, #poster, #propaganda, #soviet_union, #ussr, #soviet_movie, #movie, #eisenstein

July 26, 2017 Nike Inc, 1990
December 26, 2014

DEKALOG poster design by Anthony Gerace for Janus FIlms.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 POSSESSI...

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December 2, 2014
November 12, 2014
February 10, 2016 Ford Motor Co, 1946
October 27, 2014

Paul Rand, cover designs for Apparel ArtsThe Poster Boys discuss designer Paul Rand in their July podcast, available here.

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#paul_rand, #apparel_arts

February 7, 2015
August 20, 2014

PechaKucha Night Monterrey Vol. 11Poster Design By  Liliana Barrón,  Ruth Elizondo,  Ileana González, and Leyda Castillo.

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#pechakucha_night, #pechakucha, #pecha_kucha, #monterrey

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

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October 25, 2014
November 13, 2014

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST official poster by Matt Ferguson.The Poster Boys discuss the 2017 Year in Movie Posters. Designers Brandon Schaefer and Sam Smith select the theatrical posters, teasers, and campaigns that caught their eye this year, discussing design trends, film branding, the importance of context when comparing agency work to freelance work, and reflecting on their own personal experiences as poster designers in 2017. Visit to stream all episodes and view all imag...

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#beauty_and_the_beast, #matt_ferguson, #the_poster_boys

November 4, 2017 AT&T Corp, 1979