Tuesday, October 21, 2008

SUBWAY (F)ART

I sometimes take the 6 Train to work and have been noticing some kind of odd billboards around the Union Square train station. Initially, I thought that advertising copywriters were just getting more clever and weird. I mean, I'm a little weird myself, so I have a hard time knowing what's actually acceptable to others. But finally, this morning, I walked up to examine one of the posters more closely... this wasn't it, but it was basically the same thing done to the same campaign:

Pretty good, right?

And then I coincidentally went to ThighsWideShut.Org and saw that he had a blog posting about it with a link to a flickr page of the artist! Here are some more gems:








AND THE ARTIST AT WORK:

2 comments:

E.A.Maher said...

Do you know who it is?

Rachel said...

Glad you liked my soup post!

I can't stop laughing at the Iraq Wives poster. So clever.