Colsubsidio’s libraries and creative agency Lowe-SSP3 recently showcased these clever prints, each making reference to two famous stories, to illustrate the service the libraries provide of book exchange. The purpose is to point out the fact that customers come in with a story and leave with another.
Can you find both stories in these pieces?
If you frequent bookstores, stationery stores or any stores really, you’re probably sick to death of the visual plague of ‘Keep Calm and Carry On‘ parodies assaulting you everywhere you look. However, Temujin Doran’s charming documentary about the creation and rediscovery of the unused World War II poster by Barter Books’ Stuart Manley, goes a long way to quashing the variety of design crimes committed in the poster’s name.