Underground Images: School of Visual Arts Subway Posters, 1947 to the Present is and exhibition that brings together 58 of the myriad posters created at SVA for display in the vast New York City subway system, offering a glimpse of the history of the College and the collective talent of its acclaimed design and illustration faculty. The exhibition was curated by SVA Executive Vice President Anthony P. Rhodes, who has served as creative director for the posters since 2007. The exhibition, which is currently on display at the International Poster Competition, Skopje in Macedonia is organized by SVA faculty member Mirko Ilić and Francis Di Tommaso, director of SVA Galleries.
The 28 artists in “Underground Images” include Gail Anderson, Marshall Arisman, Gene Case, Ivan Chermayeff, Paul Davis, Sal De Vito, Louise Fili, Audrey Flack, Nathan Fox, Bob Gill, Robert Giusti, Milton Glaser, Phil Hays, Steven Heller, Mirko Ilić, Viktor Koen, Stephen Kroninger, Marvin Mattelson, James McMullan, Jerry Moriarty, Tony Palladino, Stefan Sagmeister, David Sandlin, Paula Scher, Eve Sonneman, George Tscherny, James Victore and Robert Weaver.
The pictures above show images of the exhibition at different venues around the world. It continues its tour next year at the following locations:
Axe Sud, Marseille, France, January 2015
Algonquin College, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada February 23 – 27, 2015
International Design Congress, Gwangju, South Korea, October 2015
For more information visit the SVA website.