100 Poster Battle

Release: September 2021
Volume: 244 pages
Format: 180 × 240 mm
Price: 30.00 

Sober: A poster should invite, communicate, inform, convince, and also provoke. If a viewer feels addressed, a poster is able to influence his or her decisions through text and images.

Emotional: 100 Poster Battle—one poster a day, for a hundred days, the span of a semester. Inspired by daily events from politics and current affairs. With the aim to try out different techniques, beyond the limits of conventional tools.

In the end, 100 days of poster design reads like a diary. 2020/21 was marked by the pandemic and its consequences for culture, society, and education, the scary tweets of Trump and the upcoming US-elections, BLM, LGBTQ, Söder and Laschet in the power struggle, pro-democracy demos in Thailand, climate goals 2030, and fun-facts like the height of Mt. Everest which has shrunk by 86 cm, the eruption of the Sakurajima volcano in Japan, Elon Musk has become the richest man in the world as well as the boom of sextoys …

Editor

Dortmund University of Applied Sciences

Publisher

Slanted Publishers

Release

September 2021

Supervision

Prof. Lars Harmsen

Design

Chantal Dübel, Claudia Müller, Janine Krause, Nina Kallerhoff, Saeeda Shabbir, Sinan Akpinar

Text

Lars Harmsen

Text Edit

Tom Barbereau

Volume

244 pages

Format in cm (w × h × d)

180 × 240 mm

Workmanship

Softcover

ISBN

978-3-948440-29-9