Ben Popken unearthed a treasure trove of branded European posters from early- to mid-century.
Somehow, I can’t imagine much of the work we see today holding up this well, or transforming itself into something someone somewhere might call art.
About David Burn
I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.