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Recently, we received a beautiful batch of Hungarian posters (seriously, we’re in love!). While editing the photos, we began to notice an interesting detail – a tiny symbol of a trumpet in the poster design. Almost every single Hungarian poster had this symbol despite being designed by various artists and printed by different publishers. We …

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It’s been a challenging year (ok, every year has it’s share of challenges, but some have more than others), and as always, when the days get shorter and the mood tends to reflect the upcoming darkness of winter months, I try to actively remind myself (perhaps more often than usual) to be grateful. I am …

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Poster collectors have long sought out the work of Vittorio Fiorucci. His designs are concise, colorful, and often times outrageously funny. Bright, bold, and local – what more could you ask for in a poster? We recently had the pleasure of viewing the newly opened Vittorio exhibition at the McCord Museum, “Montreal Through the Eyes …

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Regular readers of this blog will know how passionate I am about elephants. There is just something so majestic and prehistoric about the way they carry themselves – families trundling through the forest of central and south Africa, or Asia, trunks aloft, their valuable tusks reflecting sunshine and sometimes protecting them from predators (human and …

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Regular readers of this blog will know that I am fortunate enough to be able to spend a few weeks every year in a place I love very much – a little town called Cernobbio, on the banks of Lake Como, in Italy. Over the years I have learned how to speak Italian reasonably well …

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