News from IVPDA


Wonder City of the World: New York City Travel Posters

Wonder City of the World features essays from PBS’s Antiques Roadshow star, antiques expert, and author Nicholas D. Lowry alongside Poster House Chief Curator & Director of Content Angelina Lippert, curator Tim Medland, author and editor Catherine Bindman, and design experts Colette Gaiter, Jon K...

04/06/2024 - Read More


UW AHC Receives Wyoming Movie Posters From Dwight Cleveland Collection

The collection consists of 28 movie posters and lobby cards focusing on Western films, especially those whose stories took place in Wyoming. Cleveland is a nationally and internationally known movie poster collector whose collection at one time numbered more than 45,000 items. He began collecting...

01/27/2024 - Read More

Warsaw. Photograph by Zbyszko Siemaszko, 1960s.

The Polish School of Posters - A Remarkable Period in Graphic Design History

After the Second World War, the ‘Polish People’s Republic’ was placed under strict Soviet rule until 1989 and the fall of the Berlin Wall. The population, still reeling from the horrors of Nazi occupation, suffered great repression and hardship during this time. As well as the psychological damag...

08/27/2023 - Read More


Poster House First Place in The Best of Craft and Digital Collide in This Year’s PRINT Awards

ADVERTISINGFirst Place Poster House Block Party 2022 Zipeng Zhu + Poster House USA   On August 6, 2022, Poster House hosted its first Block Party in the Flatiron Plaza. It was a day of activities, tours, performances, giveaways, and more. Designer Zipeng Zhu and his practice Dazzle Studio colla...

06/16/2023 - Read More


In the Drivers Seat

Check out the latest issue of Carmel Magazine, that has a wonderful writeup on Tony Singer and Vintage Auto Posters. Read the article below and enjoy

06/15/2023 - Read More


New IVPDA Members

It is with much pleasure that we inform you of the following member changes while simultaneously congratulating: Real Old Paper in San Francisco run by Andrew England Projekt 26 in London run by Harriet Williams and Sylwia Newman ArtWise in New York run by Bernard Rugerie  All three are now full ...

06/01/2023 - Read More


Rare vintage Swiss poster collection finds a home at Virginia Tech

For as little as one dollar a gallon, these ingredients could be boiled together to create a thick, sticky, wheatpaste that adheres to paper - think the rubber cement you had in school as a child but white and paste-like. This concoction was then applied to batches of the same advertising posters...

02/25/2023 - Read More

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Amazing Vintage Auto Posters!

Singer, “Tony” to his friends and clients, is not only the founder of Vintage Auto Posters (, he is the collector, curator, packer and shipper of his posters. And he only has one employee — himself. “There’s nothing else in the world like this site, just for the spe...

12/17/2022 - Read More

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Romania Had a Poster Tradition Too

Ovidiu is also a maven for Romania’s design history, and shares his research in the Romanian design magazine FOI on the topic of the first 50 years of the Romanian poster (1880–1937) and agitation and political propaganda (1940s–1950s). His motivation? “All the information is splattered all over...

04/14/2022 - Read More


New IVPDA Members

It is with much pleasure that we inform you of the following member changes while simultaneously congratulating: Galleria L'Image in Alassio Italy run by Alessandro Bellenda which is now a full member.    We would also like to recognize and welcome our two newest provisional members: Real Old Pa...

12/19/2021 - Read More


The Market for Vintage Travel Posters Takes Flight During Pandemic

You can read the article on While vintage travel posters can be found at many of our dealers, a special acknowledgement is made to International Poster Gallery, Chisholm Larsson Gallery, and The Ross Art Group, Inc  who are all quoted in the article.    When buying an original vinta...

11/21/2021 - Read More


Shell Art and Advertising

Edward McKnight Kauffer, Stonehenge, 1931, Lithograph poster, 76 x 114 cm (30x45 inch) Shell Heritage Art Collection, Copyright Simon Rendall. During the 1920s and 1930s, the British poster flourished in an age of enlightened patronage that cultivated links between commercial advertising, the vis...

11/05/2021 - Read More