This collection of work is art,illustration,typography – design – in the raw. Take a look at this newly published book, WHITE GLOVE TEST : LOUISVILLE PUNK FLYERS 1978 -1994 (DragCity $40), when you buy your next cup of Starbucks at your local Barns & Noble bookstore.
Here is a sneak-peek from The New York Times article if you don’t get a chance to view it “live”…
Celebrating The Lost Art of Flyers The Through the Lens of the Louisville Punk Music Scene
“Gone are the days when all a person needed to disseminate information were some paper, markers, a glue stick and a stapler — along with the required telephone poles on which to attach the resultant flyers…”
Also, The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft has an exhibit up until May 10th displaying some of the flyers.
Here is a link to view some more Punk Art: http://www.kmacmuseum.org/#!white-glove-test/c8o8