Design for a humorous poster for John Bancroft's Group Show, GLC / ILEA Department of Architecture & Civic Design

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RIBApix ref no RIBA31178
Architect/DesignerBancroft, John (1928-2011)
Artist/PhotographerHellman, Louis (1936-)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1966
Image Date1966
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferencePA895/1
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This poster design advertised an internal exhibition of the work of the group headed by John Bancroft in the GLC/ILEA Department of Architecture & Civic Design. It depicts a schoolboy, armed with a catapult, standing in front of the shattered facade of the Pimlico Area Secondary School (by John Bancroft) saying 'Personally I LIKE a lot of glass'.

Subject tags

lettering, schools, children, posters