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Striking! Advertising Matches from Singapore


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by Singapore Graphic Archives, 2022

edited by Justin Zhuang
designed by gideon-jamie
co-published with In Plain Words

edition of 500
400 pages, offset printed with neon inks
74 × 105 mm

ISBN 978-981-18-4398-3

Stylish Buildings, trendy logos, sexy figures, exotic cultures, modern forms, flamboyant fonts, and more — explore Yeo Hong Eng’s ‘lit’ collection of vintage advertising that fits on a palm. This book — the second compilation of historical graphics from the Singapore Graphic Archives — continues the effort to translate selections from the digital archive (graphic.sg) into printed documentation for physical circulation.