About this poster
This poster for a week-long retrospective on Raymond Chandler and the American film noir is the earliest of several posters that Brühwiler created for the Zurich Filmpodium. Although more than half of the poster is taken up by block-style lettering, the stylized image of the sharp-eyed detective with his hat pulled low over his face grabs our attention – especially with a target centered on his eye.
Artist: Paul Brühwiler
Paul BRÜHWILER (pabru) was born in 1939 in Lucerne, where he lives now. He completed a traineeship as a graphic designer in Lucerne and trained for 5 years with Création Hollenstein and Edition Condé Nast in Paris. Between 1965 and 1973, he worked with various art studios in Los Angeles (Ray and Charles Eames, Carson/Roberts ad agency). In 1969, he opened his own studio in LA but returned to Switzerland in 1973... more
Paul BRÜHWILER (pabru) was born in 1939 in Lucerne, where he lives now. He completed a traineeship as a graphic designer in Lucerne and trained for 5 years ...
- Poster No.: 597
- Company: Filmpodium, (Studio 4), Zürich, CH
- Brand:Filmpodium Zürich, CH
- Printer: Spillmann Siebdruck, Zürich
- Size: 128 x 90 cm / 50.4 x 35.4″
- Printing technique:Silkscreen print
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely.
- Publications:Das Plakat in der Schweiz
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