Aesthetic Apparatus $5 Scratch & Dent Sale

Aesthetic Apparatus $5 Scratch & Dent Sale

If you’re not already in the Minneapolis area on April 21st, it might be time to consider a road trip. Aesthetic Apparatus is throwing their annual $5 Scratch & Dent Sale where you can get your hands on some of their slightly less…

The Birdmachine on Fab.com

The Birdmachine on Fab.com

Design inspiration site Fab.com is featuring a selection of gigposters by the always excellent Jay Ryan of the Birdmachine. Check it out soon, they’re going fast!

The Gig Posters Of Ryan Duggan

The Gig Posters Of Ryan Duggan

Most outside of Chicago (and many Chicagoans as well) may not be familiar with the work of Ryan Duggan but his gig posters are not to be missed. You can’t mistake his hand-drawn typography and humorous scenes of anything from…

New Work by Johnny Sampson

New Work by Johnny Sampson

Chicago illustrator/designer Johnny Sampson is on a roll. His new gig posters for The Yonder Mountain String band and Black Keys are stunning. If you’re not familiar with Johnny’s work, you can instantly recognize his style which is equal parts…

Chicago International Poster Biennial

Chicago International Poster Biennial

If you’re not a Chicagoan like myself you may not have heard of the Chicago International Poster Biennial. It’s a yearly event where some of the world’s best contemporary posters are gathered, judged, and put on display to the public. It’s a…

Welcome to Printed-Matters

Welcome to Printed-Matters

Hey there. Welcome to Printed Matters, a showcase of independent artists/designers/illustrators who work primarily in the field of screen printing. Screenprinting posters and t-shirts is far from a lost art with a thriving community of artists creating and producing their…