Beer is something good, Celestino Piatti
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Beer is something good

Artist: Celestino Piatti
Year: 1964
Size: 128 x 90 cm / 50.4 x 35.4″

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This poster by Celestino Piatti initially read “Bier beschwingt” (which could be translated as “beer puts you in high spirits”). However, it was pulped and reprinted with the traditional slogan “Bier ist etwas Gutes” (“beer is a good thing”) before being displayed. (Reference: So nicht - Umstrittene Plakate in der Schweiz, 2009).

Artist: Celestino Piatti

Celestino Piatti was born in 1922 in Wangen, Switzerland and died in 2007. He was educated at the Kunstgewerbeschule (Art School) in Zurich and did an apprenticeship as a graphic designer. He worked for the workshop of Fritz Bühler in Basel, before opening his own studio with his wife Marianne Piatti-Stricker who was an illustrator. Piatti created a large number of posters and worked as a graphic designer for Swi... more

Celestino Piatti was born in 1922 in Wangen, Switzerland and died in 2007. He was educated at the Kunstgewerbeschule (Art School) in Zurich and did an apprent ...

iceship as a graphic designer. He worked for the workshop of Fritz Bühler in Basel, before opening his own studio with his wife Marianne Piatti-Stricker who was an illustrator. Piatti created a large number of posters and worked as a graphic designer for Swi... more
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