Current Online Poster Show: Dealer's Favorite Posters
The International Vintage Poster Dealers Association (IVPDA), the worldwide authority on original vintage posters, is pleased to announce the launch of a new online poster exhibition, "Dealers Choice: Member's Favorite Posters." Collectors, pop-culture enthusiasts and ephemera aficionados alike can browse through the collections of more than sixty of the world's most knowledgeable and trusted poster dealers when visiting the new web show at www.ivpda.com.
"This new online exhibition of original vintage posters demonstrates the breadth of knowledge and range of subject matter in the industry," says Mireille Romand, president of the IVPDA. "'Dealers Choice' highlights our diverse membership through their incredible collections of original vintage posters."
Hundreds of original vintage posters of every genre including entertainment, military and propaganda, sports, travel, fashion, food, film, music and product advertising are represented in the new online exhibit featuring IVPDA member's favorite posters. These European, American and Asian masterpieces represent many eras including Belle Époque, Art Nouveau, Moderne, Industrial & Atomic Age, Mid-Century Modern, and more. Collectors can peruse and purchase original vintage posters from acclaimed artists such as, Alphonse Mucha and Henri de Toulouse Lautrec and others through the new web show.
Poster exhibits are popular throughout the world and should be a destination for poster collectors! As you are planning your trips don't forget to contact the local museums and galleries in advance to check out their current and upcoming shows. Here,for example, are some wonderful links into the world of poster art. If you know of other vintage poster sites (collections, museums shows) that you would like us to feature we would be happy to consider adding them to this page.
To introduce you to the incredible diversity of the poster world here is our initial offering of some public collections, museums and exhibitions:
- Arhus (DK), Dansk Plakatmuseum
- Bayreuth (DE), Kleines Plakatmuseum
- Hamburg (DE), Museum fuer Kunst und Gewerbe
- Berne (CH), Swiss National Library, Poster collection
- Zurich (CH), Museum of Design Zurich
- Amsterdam (NL), International Institute of Social History The chairman smiles - Exhibition 1997
- Hoorn (NL), Affiche Museum / Dutch Poster Museum
- Stockholm (SE), Kungliga Biblioteket National Library of Sweden
- Paris (FR), Musee de la Publicite
- Toulouse (FR), Le Musée Toulouse Lautrec
- Toulouse (FR), Le centre de l'affiche de la marie du Toulouse
- Ohara (JP), Ohara Institute of Social Reasearch
- Tokyo (JP), DNP Gallery
- Warsaw (PL), Muzeum Plakatu Wilanow
- Toronto (CA), Canadian Posters from the First World War
- Miami (US), Wolfsonian - Florida International University
- New York (US), The Museum of Modern Art
- Washington DC (US), American Posters of World War One
- Washington DC (US), The Library of Congress
- Washington DC (US), Georgetown University
- Les affichistes de la rvolution espagnole 1936 / 1939