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black panther newspaper covers

Posted on by tyler

just found this website with lots of images from the black panther newspaper, designed by emory douglas. black panther party newspapers 2 pages, 23 images revolutionary art from emory douglas from the same site, 21 images, including douglas' "position paper #1 on revolutionary art" aiga has a pretty interesting article on douglas here. his dedication to his work is admirable -- 13 years designing and publishing the weekly bpp paper. i wonder how many designers are out there today with the same dedication to something outside of the insular world of graphic design culture.
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greek protest posters

Posted on by tyler

  a tidbit over at social design notes about the greek protests sparked by the police murder of 15 year old alex grigoropoulos. there was quite a large visual response that accompanied a huge amount of protesting in the streets.   poster by golfis poster by golfis   check out a collection of some posters here, and some interesting commentary about them here.   a good interview with alex's friend, who was with him when he was shot, is located here. tragically, it sounds no different from any other act of police brutality.
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new dyptich poster

Posted on by tyler

in addition to rearing my first child, i've been busy working on this for an exhibit at eastern michigan university, called "the posters of discontent". of course i always make these things way more work than i need to.the final result: - two 24" x 36" posters -- digital print with 1-color silkscreen - two webpages providing additional information, thoughts, and links on the subject matter.
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