Readers will have to pardon my tardiness about this exhibit that just recently opened at The Museum of Arts and Design called “Too Fast To Live, Too Young To Die”. The exhibit is an homage to Punk Graphics and Iconography and the full scoop about it from the museums website can be observed below. Please take a look.
About the Exhibition:
More than forty years after punk exploded onto the music scenes of New York and London, its impact on the larger culture is still being felt. Born in a period of economic malaise, punk’s energy coalesced into a powerful subcultural phenomenon that transcended music to affect other fields, and especially graphic design. Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die explores the visual language of punk through hundreds of its most memorable graphics, from the shocking remixes of expropriated images and texts to the DIY zines and flyers that challenged the commercial slickness of the mainstream media.
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