Image: Posters by Fiona Banner and Liam Gillick;
IFF, Marseille, France
December 2010- February 2011
Artists: Åbäke, Fiona Banner, Martin Firrell, Ryan Gander, Liam Gillick, Stéphane Le Mercier and Laure Prouvost
An off-site exhibition in celebration of the centenary of Roger Excoffon (1910-1983), the Marseille typographer & graphic designer responsible for numerous classic fonts such as Banco, Mistral, Antique Olive, Choc and others. IFF has commissioned a number of artists and designers to create new posters which relate, utilize or appropriate some aspect of Excoffon’s work.The resulting posters were displayed around Marseille and also as an exhibition.