Poster Events & Exhibitions

Vintage Poster IVPDA Publication Issue 2 (December 2019)

January 1, 2016 - January 1, 2026

Issue 2 of the IVPDA Publication — Vintage Poster — is available to read online at https://issuu.com/vintageposterivpda/docs/vintageposter_ivpdamagazine_issue2

Vintage Poster is a magazine published by the IVPDA devoted to the art, history and design of vintage posters as a platform for the exchange of information between collectors, dealers, museums and anyone interested in original vintage posters.

Issue 2 (December 2019) Contents: Poster Events / Focus on Style - Art Nouveau Posters / Collector Profile - William W. Crouse / Focus on Designer - Abram Games / Collection of The Danish Poster Museum / Psychedelic Poster Art / IVPDA Directory.

Vintage Poster IVPDA Publication Issue 1 (June 2019)

January 2, 2016 - January 2, 2026

Issue 1 of the IVPDA publication - Vintage Poster - is available to read online at https://issuu.com/vintageposterivpda/docs/vintageposter_ivpdamagazine_issue1

Vintage Poster is a magazine published by the IVPDA devoted to the art, history and design of vintage posters as a platform for the exchange of information between collectors, dealers, museums and anyone interested in original vintage posters.

Issue 1 (June 2019) Contents: Focus on Style - Art Deco Posters by Angela M. Lippert / In the News - Poster House museum opening / Collector Profile - Don Hastler & Dan Bergsvik / Focus on Designer - Leonetto Cappiello by Jack Rennert / Collection of the London Transport Museum by David Bownes / General Dynamics posters by Robert Garvin and Jean Daniel Clerc / IVPDA Directory.

Art of the Dance: Posters from Hollywood

May 1, 2019 - April 1, 2020

Exhibition at the National Museum of Dance of 130 dance movie posters from producer Mike Kaplan's collection, including American and international versions of Hollywood film posters dating from 1918 to the 1980s and a section devoted to Astaire's career on the silver screen.

Soviet Posters from TMORA Collection

September 14, 2019 - February 23, 2020

Exhibition at The Museum of Russian Art bringing together approximately 60 posters dating from the 1940s-1980s exploring various poster art styles and the underlying visual strategies utilized by propagandists in the development of their messages.

The Art of Reading: American Publishing Posters of the 1890s

November 16, 2019 - June 21, 2020

Exhibition organized by the Portland Art Museum featuring original posters that flourished during an intense period of "poster mania" in the United States in the 1890s, magazine covers, and book covers from this exciting chapter of design, artistic, and literary history.

Punk Graphics: Too Fast To Live

November 20, 2019 - April 26, 2020

Exhibition at The Adam - Brussels Design Museum exploring the unique visual language of punk as it evolved in the United States and the United Kingdom through hundreds of its most memorable graphics including flyers, posters and albums, with a Belgian appendix showing how these approaches and styles also inspired continental punk design.

Poster Parade: Celebrating London's Tramways Past And Present

January 10, 2020 - March 26, 2020

Exhibition at the London Transport Museum showcasing the rise and fall of the largest tram system in the world, featuring posters advertising London's extensive tram and trolleybus network from the late 1800s to the mid-1900s and, more recently, the re-introduction of trams in the 2000s.

Black Film

January 24, 2020 - February 29, 2020

Chisholm Larsson Gallery
145 Eighth Avenue
New York NY 10011 USA

IVPDA Member Event: In honor of Black History Month, Chisholm Larsson Gallery is highlighting Black Film with an online exhibition of posters from their collection, selecting posters for films helmed by black directors working with black casts. More information at www.chisholm-poster.com/show/black-film

George Him: A Polish Designer For Mid-Century Britain

January 31, 2020 - May 10, 2020

The first ever retrospective of the Polish-Jewish emigre who brought European modernist aesthetics to British graphic design, this exhibition of George Him’s long and versatile career will include iconic wartime propaganda posters, corporate branding for El Al airlines and adverts for clients like Schweppes, Technicolor, Post Office and The Times. Part of the nationwide Insiders/Outsiders arts festival. More information at insidersoutsidersfestival.org/event/george-him-a-polish-designer-for-mid-century-britain and www.houseofillustration.org.uk

Ski & Winter Sports Poster Exhibition

February 6, 2020 - March 28, 2020

Galerie 1 2 3
Rue des Eaux-Vives 4
Geneva 1207 Switzerland

IVPDA Member Event: Exhibition of 300 ski and winter sports posters at Galerie 123 and online, including resorts in Switzerland, Italy and France, as well as PLM travel posters, winter horse racing and Olympic Games posters. More information at www.galerie123.com

Art Deco By The Sea

February 9, 2020 - June 14, 2020

Exhibition exploring how the Art Deco style shaped the modern seaside in the UK during the 1920s-30s new age of mass tourism to coastal resorts, celebrating iconic examples of seaside architecture and revealing how Art Deco became the key style for pleasure, leisure, sports and entertainment through some 130 works including paintings, posters, brochures, drawings, photographs, fashion, furniture, ceramics and textiles.

The Sleeping Giant: Posters & The Chinese Economy

February 27, 2020 - August 23, 2020

Poster House
119 West 23rd Street
New York NY 10011 USA

IVPDA Member Event: Exhibition at Poster House highlighting the fascinating link between poster design and economic policy in one of the largest economies on Earth, from the early 20th century to the 1990s. More information at www.posterhouse.org

The Swiss Grid

February 27, 2020 - August 23, 2020

Poster House
119 West 23rd Street
New York NY 10011 USA

IVPDA Member Event: This didactic show at Poster House introduces the development of the Swiss grid during the 1950s, and how it came to define contemporary advertising. More information at www.posterhouse.org

The Poster: 200 Years of Art and History

February 28, 2020 - September 20, 2020

Upcoming exhibition at the Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg (MKG), with more information to be posted on their website nearer the time.

Los Angeles Porsche Literature Meet

February 29, 2020 - February 29, 2020

VintageAutoPosters.com
27050 Upper Forty Drive
CARMEL VALLEY CA 93924-9252 United States

IVPDA Member Event: Visit VintageAutoPosters at this 37th annual event, held at the Airport Hilton from 9am-3pm (early bird shoppers from 7am). More information and tickets at www.lalitandtoyshow.com/index.html and vintageautoposters.com/shows-we-attend

Automobilia Monterey 2020

August 10, 2020 - August 12, 2020

VintageAutoPosters.com
27050 Upper Forty Drive
CARMEL VALLEY CA 93924-9252 United States

IVPDA Member Event: Visit VintageAutoPosters at this 18th annual expo for an array of original vintage posters and other automotive collectibles, as well as a silent auction benefiting the Monterey Rape Crisis Center. More information at www.automobiliamonterey.com and www.vintageautoposters.com