This online exhibition of Olympic Posters took our breath away. Doesn't each poster perfectly capture its era? And what a great way to get a sense of trends in graphic design — so much changes in four years! And not that you needed more
ebay search terms, but wouldn't it be awesome to have one of these.Nick from A Time to Get
, who clued us into this exhibition, actually scored an original 1968 poster on ebay! So there is hope! Do you have a favorite Olympic year?
You can see the full run of Olympic Posters, from 1896 to the present, from the online exhibition, The Olymperials.
• 1 Montreal, Summer 1976
• 2 Berlin, Summer 1936
• 3 Moscow, Summer 1980
• 4 Rome, Summer 1960
• 5 Seoul, Summer 1988
• 6 Chamonix, Winter 1924
• 7 Los Angeles, Summer 1984
• 8 Grenoble, Winter 1968