Brand man, Brooklyn NY
Two barber shops in Los Angeles, CA.
Holy crap, anyone else notice the Kentile Sign tonight? Lit up — looks amazing!
In 1894, signpainter “Hotes” Houghtaling created the world’s largest sign — promoting himself.
Via Art in Advertising, 1894
brighton II - oil, acrylic on photo canvas - 16”x20” - 2012
slider - oil and collage on canvas - 24”x31 - 2013
Beautiful typographic collage/art by Harold Hollingsworth.
André van der Ree composes fascinating photographs of ships’ hulls (I think) that look like abstract paintings. Check out his Flickr stream.
Retratos Pinados, a collection of hand-painted photographs from Northern Brazil (1940)
West London, England - October 22, 1940
The Green Cabinet: photos with original captions, hand-picked from the depths of Corbis’ historical archives.
From Irving Harper Works in Paper. Photo D. James Dee.
Via Mid Century Modernist
It is only by labor that thought can be made healthy, and only by thought that labor can be happy.
at Rome, Italy
BQE #typography #signpainting
A 1970s Israeli petrol station sign
Acrylic on Paper
23 1/4 x 30 1/2”
“Chrystel Palace” on Flickr.Dutch calligraphy with Bezier nodes
“Chrystel Palace” on Flickr.