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Client

tind


Quantity Produced

Less than 100


Production Cost


Production Time

2 – 3 weeks

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)

700 mm × 100 mm (27.5 in × 39.37 in)


Page Count


Paper Stock

Various


Number of Colors

1 spot ink + 1 layer glue (for applied gold, silver, foil leaf and strass)

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Binding


Typography

 

I can’t even begin to wrap my brain around the interesting experience printing this particular poster was like. Just short of a 100 prints, non of which are identical due to differences in paper, ink color, foil tones and what not. An interesting point between pure fun and logistical nightmare—for my very orderly self, at least—but the result are undeniably amazing.

I find my inspiration on technical challenges. It’s mostly about the medium for me nowadays. With this specific poster I was trying to achieve a personal nostalgic look. When I grew up in the 1980s there were books in the local supermarkets that depicted pictures of the future which seemed totally mechanical and automated. Space age was the not too distant future while nowdays the future seems so distant.

I mostly like experimenting. No matter how many times I silkscreen, I can’t get enough of the results. I always want to try new materials, and just like an ant, I gather stuff to try when the opportunity arises. I also use my gut feeling. Screen-printing requires, above all else, curiosity. Mix, experiment, take a step back and repeat.

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Production Method

Silkscreen

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Design

tind

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This post was published in the original layout of FPO so all images are smaller. Project descriptions as well as production lessons are quoted in the main content area.

Post Author

Bryony

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Bryony Gomez-Palacio

Editor of FPO and co-founder of UnderConsideration LLC.

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Date Published

January 11, 2012

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