Tag Archives: posters

Everybody to the Election!

A search for election posters on Bridgeman Education resulted in this striking range of Soviet publicity, encouraging citizens to use their vote!

Everybody Participate in the Elections!, 1948 (colour litho) All to the Elections to the Supreme Soviet of the USSR! Sunday March 14, 1954 (colour litho)  Elections to the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, 18 of March, 1962 (gouache on paper)

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150 Years of the London Underground

Do take a look at this month’s Creative Review which celebrates 150 years of the London Underground.

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 “The history of the London Underground is the history of visual communications. We celebrate 150 years of the tube in CR March, where you can read about the evolution of the world-famous roundel, the Underground’s own instantly recognisable typeface, its long tradition of great posters, platform art, maps, much and more…”

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Creative Review can also be accessed online through Art Full Text – follow this link to the e journals A – Z , search for Creative Review then follow the link.

You may also find these books of interest … London Undergound Maps: Art, Design and Cartography, London’s Underground Stations: A Social and Architectural Study, Underground Art: London Transport Poster, 1908 to the present, Mr Beck’s Underground Map and the DVD Design Classics

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