Brüder Grimm / Poster 70x100 cm
|World literature on only one page - that's "All The World's A Page". An idea so simple and yet so amazing. According to the rules of typographic art complete texts of literary and academic classics, in a font not bigger than 5.5 point, are positioned on a poster with the dimensions of 70x100cm and create a master piece of art.
Content Grimm´s Fairy Tales:
Many adults still recall childhood encounters with Grimm’s Fairy Tales with a mixture of delight and horror. In a process resembling today’s open-source movement, the stories were brought together over two centuries ago by the brothers Jacob and Wilhelm, from innumeral written and oral sources. The poster, a snow shower on a dark night, ends with the ultimate cliffhanger. It is the single-line story of a boy who finds a golden key in the snow, then the box that goes with it, then finally the keyhole “so small that it could scarcely be seen”. But what is inside? The boy keeps his secret, but the reader who brings a little faith to the story, begins to form a notion …
Matching magnifaying glass: To read the poster!
|- Material:||150g Munken Pure Rough|
|- Dimensions:||70 x 100 cm|
|- Weight:||100 g|
|- Colour:||Two-colour offset (black / oak leaf green)|
|- Comment:||German, Word count: 273.071, Font: 2,47pt Malaga|
|- Unit:||1 piece|