The Photograph Gallery
On October 18th, the NYC Flos retailer will host a brand new exhibition referred to as PUBLIC WORKS, a poster exhibition created by PUBLIC, the designy bicycle firm with a mission to enhance the standard and character of our cities and public areas.
PUBLIC requested 27 worldwide designers to interpret the idea of “public” in their very own voice and elegance, facilities round the concept “Public Items are the perfect measure of the success of our democracy. They type the bedrock of civilization, and we frequently take them without any consideration.”
Via the pictures depicted within the posters, PUBLIC WORKS’ imaginative and prescient is to reclaim city streets, sidewalks and areas for strolling, biking and consuming – all actions that foster nearer human interplay and dialog. Yay for human interplay!
Posters designers + artists embrace: Frank Chimero, Milton Glaser, Eric Heiman, Geoff McFetridge, Jeremy Mende, Jason Munn, Stefan Sagmeister, Jason Schulte, Michael Schwab, Erik Spiekermann, Frank Viva, Henning Wagenbreth and lots of extra.
Plus, on the opening occasion, ten posters from every designer and an exhibition ebook shall be out there on the market AND two PUBLIC Bikes can be raffled off, with one hundred% of the proceeds benefiting Transportation Options, New York Metropolis’s main transportation advocacy group that works to revitalize the town’s neighborhoods with a strong scope of transportation decisions. Bikes, artwork, and charity? We’re on board!
What: PUBLIC WORKSWhen: October 18, 2012-October 25, 2012Where: Flos Retailer, 152 Greene Road, New York Metropolis