swissted is an ongoing project by graphic designer mike joyce. drawing from his love of punk rock and swiss modernism, two movements that have (almost) nothing to do with one another, mike has redesigned vintage punk, hardcore, new wave, and indie rock show flyers into international typographic style posters. each design is set in lowercase berthold akzidenz-grotesk medium (not helvetica).

Swissted is an ongoing project by graphic designer Mike Joyce, who has redesigned vintage punk, hardcore, new wave, and indie rock show flyers into international typographic style posters

Festival Bo:m 2012: Poster

I like the concept of leaving of the the neon yellow Festival Bo:m Poster print design

Graphic design inspiration

"It's often what an artist chooses to leave out that makes the art interesting. What isn't shown versus what is. It's the same for people: What makes us interesting isn't just what we've experienced, but also what we haven't experienced. The same is true to when you do your work: You must embrace your limitations and keep moving. In the end creativity isn't just the things we choose to put in, it's the things we choose to leave out." Austin Kleon "Steal like an Artist". Posters by Sulki and…

I was re-reading Austin Kleon’s book “Steal like an Artist” over the weekend and the final sentences really stuck with me. He says: ” It’s often what an artist chooses to leave out that makes the art interesting. What isn’t … Continue reading →

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