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Design a Poster, Save A Life
Local ISDs and Cap Metro launch rail safety competition for kids near new tracks
"...program, they want local kids to help them by designing a new rail safety poster...."

Jan. 22, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

National Poster Retrospecticus Invades Mondo
A print show so big, they had to do it twice
"...to be that when you said, "I have a poster on my wall," you meant some shredded-up Tiger Beat..."

Sept. 11, 2015 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Snapshot: ACL Fest Poster Artist Michael W. Hall
How hopping freight trains inspired the Smithville painter
"...For 2018 ACL Fest poster artist Michael W. Hall, there's a distinct link between..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Arts Column by David Brendan Hall

Top 10 in Design 2008
2008 was a great year for design – see what made the list
"...any different. So here it is: national/local art & design related goodness from 2008...."

Dec. 30, 2008 Design Post by Andy Campbell

The Man With the Golden Arm
Yen Tan’s poster designs are papering the town
"...run. That’s a lot of noise. But a standout poster design will do a lot to distinguish a film..."

March 9, 2012 SXSW Post by Kimberley Jones

At the Corner of Art and Commerce
The poster design of Yen Tan
"...Independent filmmaker Yen Tan fell into poster design when he couldn't afford to hire a professional..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Screens Feature

Making Trouble Look Good
How Kurt Volk got to be Robert Rodriguez's go-to poster designer
"...office has no windows. That means more room for posters. Grindhouse. Machete and Machete Kills. Predators. Matador. A whole..."

Aug. 22, 2014 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Smell of Success
Austin's poster art scene is back, and it's better than ever.
"...[Posted to the chat room at Gigposters.com, Thursday, July 19, 2001:]..."

Nov. 22, 2002 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Sleight of Hand
How filmmaker Yen Tan fell into a gig selling other people's movies
"...In the end, a movie poster is just an advertisement – no different from a..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Art + Commerce
Marc English Design's DIY Criteria
"...whenever I walk into the studio-cum-office of Marc English Design, because in truth, this sudden border crossing is like..."

Feb. 15, 2008 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Poster Artists Should Go to School..."

Nov. 29, 2002 Column

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...name is Daniel Perlaky, creative director of Blue Buddha Design House and I just picked up this week's issue..."

Dec. 6, 2002 Column

'Poster Cabaret Bicycle Print Show'
A host of colorful, expertly crafted prints celebrates the two-wheeled world
"...'Poster Cabaret Bicycle Print Show'..."

May 27, 2011 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Life's Enriched Pageant
Good design, like good air, helps you breathe a little easier, and here are a few Austinites who are helping us all breathe easier through their work as graphic designers.
"...Accidents happen. Articles, and the way they look, are designed. But then, everything on this planet that doesn't occur..."

Sept. 8, 2000 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

All Over Me
"...Claude's bedroom wall overlooking it all is a vintage poster of Patti Smith, patron saint of girls with guitars..."

July 4, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Q&A Hole: Which One Typeface Would You Eradicate Forever?
With Swissmiss, Marc English, Jennymarie Jemison, and more
"...You don't have to be a graphic designer to be disgusted almost to the point of blowing..."

March 4, 2013 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Universal Talent
From 1961 to 1992, Julioeloy Mesa worked in the Cuban Institute of Cinematic Industry and Art, making movie posters that earned international awards, exhibitions in museums, and even a permanent collection in the Library of Congress. Though he now lives comfortably in Austin, Texas, Mesa's artistic struggle continues.
"...same building), he practiced communism's most hallowed art: the poster. In Soviet Russia and her more willing disciples, no..."

July 13, 2001 Arts Feature by Rob Curran

The Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda of MondoCon
Star Wars, Marvel near misses from the Mondo archive
"...battleship and break your bank forever. But not every design makes it through unscathed. At last weekend's MondoCon, the..."

Oct. 27, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Articulations
Theatre critics have a place to sharpen their craft and learn about their profession, and Robert Faires reports on his stint as a teacher there.
"...critic fellows study with mentor critics, directors, actors, and designers; observe rehearsals and performances; write, write, write until their..."

July 25, 2003 Arts Column by Robert Faires

SXSW 2013 Film Awards
Jury awards for this year's Festival announced
"...Film Design Awards..."

March 12, 2013 SXSW Post by Monica Riese

SXSW Film Awards Announced
Jury and Audience picks
"...SXSW Film Design Awards presented by iStockphoto..."

March 13, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

What Not To Wear on Your Walls
Dress your dorm room right with Austin purveyors of poster art
"...Herzog to make a documentary about their fab interior design (see: Cave of Forgotten Dreams), then you, certainly, can..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

SXSW Film Jury and Special Awards Announced
Texas filmmakers take top feature competition prizes
"...a Thing” (D: Meredith Morran, Sage McCommas) Excellence in Poster Design..."

March 17, 2015 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

But I'm a Cheerleader
Campy film is fun viewing and shines light on lipstick lesbians who are willing to put their pom-poms where their mouths are.
"...all the classic signs: the tofu, the Melissa Etheridge poster, the Georgia O'Keeffe pillow. She's a high school cheerleader..."

July 28, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Open Edition
PrintAustin enters its second year with startling growth in scale and scope
"...your only experience with art is the dorm room poster of your favorite band, PrintAustin should pique your interest...."

Jan. 16, 2015 Arts Feature by Seth Orion Schwaiger

Saul Bass Like You've Never Seen Him Before
Alamo hosts rare screening of title designer's directorial work
"...do the opening credits of Hitchcock’s Vertigo, the theatrical poster for Exodus, and the logo for the Girl Scouts..."

Nov. 30, 2012 Screens Post by Eli Black

The Mist
There's "something in the mist," and it's not only the beasts that bite but also the dark things that reside within.
"...the mist (credit visual-effects supervisor Everett Burrell and creature design and make-up-effects artist Greg Nicotero) come out to prey...."

Nov. 23, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Total Package
The Decoder Ring's Christian Helms provides everything you could want in a design – or a designer
"...at you with everything firing. In fact, the energetic designer is a refreshing surprise. Far from the – imagined..."

June 13, 2008 Arts Feature by Sergio Burns

We Buy Your Kids Come From Down Under
Exclusive peek from Australian art duo before Mondo show
"...brand. Australian artists Sonny Day and Biddy Maroney, aka design duo We Buy Your Kids, are the latest to..."

Nov. 29, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Free Beer and Artistic Cyclists
ArtCrank cycle poster show returns to Austin
"...ArtCrank, a "Poster Party for Bike People," returned to Austin last Friday,..."

Feb. 25, 2013 Food Post by Margaret Shugart

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