Poster Design


Wordless Messaging

Armando Milani has curated nearly 200 posters by more than 100 designers from around the world for his new book, "No Words Posters."


Teeny Weeny Posters

Steven Heller showcases a set of poster stamps—small, yes, but of major significance to the histories of commerce, advertising and poster art.

Keeping Everyone in the Loop: 50 Years of Chicago “L” Graphics

A recent visit to Chicago reminded me of how enamored I am of its rapid transit. It’s so much a part of what makes Chicago unique and exciting to me. Chicago is one of those cities with a “sound” to it—San Francisco being another—and the elevated “L” system is the reason why. Much of...


59 Magnificent Poster Designs

Explore award-winning poster designs from last year's Regional Design Annual and enter this year's design competition by May 29!


Film Posters in France, 1930s – 1960s

Beginning in the early 20th century, major studios like Gaumont, Pathé Frères, and Paramount commissioned posters to advertise their films. They occasionally hired established advertising poster artists like Achille Mauzan and Leonetto Capiello to do a poster for a silent film, but compared to the posters that advertised products or promoted concerts and dances...


The Best Designs of the Year: South

As we gear up for Print’s 2015 RDA, we’re bringing you the Best of Region winners from 2014. Here's a striking design from the Southern Poverty Law Center.