Super cool ad campaign for Greenpeace encourages homeowners to paint their roofs white. Wait, it's the photos and whole human participatory element thing that radly touch upon where advertising should be headed.
‘White is the new green’ ads are created by the Johannesburg, SA office of Ogilvy & Mather. They are arting up the entire community with enclaves of hares, foxes, and polar bears. I hope they all get along. :-)
Obviously, such pauper’s gold as drywall was never meant for their hearty backsides, because these signs were meant to shine on wood posts or barn walls where they could do their best commercial damage for unwitting passers-by.
“If they rip at the waistband, we will pay you fifty cents.” Well, hotdamn. And done with that kind of flourish and typesetting? Well, sign me right up for a pair ☺.
I love the early attempt at white labeling for G. A. Smith from West Paris, Maine, where I can imagine these suckers are selling like it’s their job.
Having two seconds to rub together, I thought quickly to introduce to you to awesomeness in the form of two Oregonians known as aaron and ayumi, aka APAK. I kinda want to keep them a secret. But why be greedy? They painted this wood original I snagged at a Giant Robot exhibition in San Francisco (that if you zoom in to see) liiterally rocks my studio windowsill. If you're quick enough, and the lucky type, you may get your mitts on something like this > http://www.etsy.com/listing/15463263/limited-edition-print-up-the-hill.
My APAK sits next to an 80's Soviet doll head brought back from a videographer friend who travels to cool places all the time. It's frequently mistaken for a head with feet attachech to it; this factor has creeped most people out over the years no matter how cheerful its surroundings may purport to be. I'm sure it's probably from Chernobyl. And of course there's that tray of Pigmas from .01 to .5 with tumbleweeds blowin' over them because ain't nothin' analog happening in my world these days.
More here: http://bearpawandbearpaw.blogspot.com/2011/05/bloggers-quilt-festival-spring-2011.html
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