Artist/Designer: Chris Garland, Art Direction and Design
Michael Glascott, Illustration
Title: Chicago City Store Memphis/Milano Poster 1984
Medium: 4 color process on 100 lb book weight coated paper
Dimensions: 36"h x 24" Vertical
Manufacturer: CITY (a contemporary design and fashion retailer) produced this poster for their Gala Opening for the 1983 Memphis Collection in their store on June 13, 1984.
Details: Very Rare Poster. Offered unframed. In excellent condition. Hand-signed in black marker by Chris Garland at the bottom.
Notes from the Archive: CITY's Gala Opening was the first time the Memphis Collection was seen in the USA as a major collection of furniture, ceramics, glass, silver, and fabrics. Other smaller exhibits had proceeded this show, (including one in 1983 at CITY) but were more limited in their presentation. Many of the Memphis core designers attended the event. The artwork is a collage of found objects, cut paper, plastic and illustration skills: airbrush, crayon and pencil.
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