Tag Archives: Posters

Zoran Lucić : SUCKER FOR SOCCER

Check out these fantastic posters featuring some of football’s all-time greats designed by Zoran Lucić.

I’ve only included a small handful of my favourites in this post, but you can see the full range by clicking here.

I absolutely love them, but I am surprised that the collection doesn’t feature more former Yugoslav players in there, given Lucić’s Bosnia & Herzegovinian roots.

You can find Zoran’s profile on the Behance Network here.

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SAUL BASS: A LIFE IN FILM & DESIGN

Laurence King Publishing will be releasing the Saul Bass retrospective book later this month.  Seeing as Bass (1920-1996) was one of the most integral designers of his era, the book is sure to be essential for anyone with an interest in design, typography or simply cool posters.

Surprisingly, it’s the first dedicated book to be printed on Bass, and daughter and designer Jennifer Bass has worked alongside Pat Kirkham, (Professor in the History of Design, Decorative Arts and Culture at the Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design & Culture, New York) to ensure his legacy is well-covered.

Here’s a video-teaser of the book in production:

Saul Bass: A Life In Film & Design is available here.

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LONDON 2012 POSTERS

Twelve posters designed by UK artists to promote the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games were unveiled yesterday.  Of the 12 artists involved in the official poster collection, four are former Turner Prize winners.

My favourite (pictured above) is by Rachel Whiteread, the first woman to win the Turner Prize, who has used coffee cup stains as a representation of the ubiquitous Olympic rings.

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