Item GSAA/EPH/10/267 - Poster for an exhibition entitled 'Contemporary Visions'

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Poster for an exhibition entitled 'Contemporary Visions'


  • [Jul 1990] (Creation)

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This poster advertised an exhibition showcasing work made by seven international architects who were asked to produce work inspired by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The poster conveys how "seven of the world's leading architects have made installations in the Glasgow School of Art. They are personal homages to Charles Rennie Mackintosh and a mark of his international significance today." The poster was designed by Blue Peach, Glasgow. The show, held in the Mackintosh Museum on the Glasgow School of Art's campus featured the work of: - Filippo Alison (Naples) - Edward Cullinan (London) - Aldo Van Eyck (Amsterdam) - Hans Hollein (Vienna) - Arata Isozaki (Tokyo) - Lean Krier (Luxembourg) - Stanley Tigerman (Chicago)

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This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.


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The poster is a lithograph print using a three colour separation process on white paper. The orange, tan, black and white Mackintosh portrait is imposed graphically over architecture drawings.

Dimensions: 715 x 519 mm

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GB 1694 GSAA/EPH/10/267

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


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