Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Faux-Saul Bass

Neven Udovičić of Zagreb, Croatia, is a graphic designer, with a website called Geminarium. Just for the fun of it, he set himself the task of creating alternative movie posters for this year’s Oscar nominees. He limited himself to remixing the work of Saul Bass, rather than make something new. That restricted his options, but at the same time made the process of finding the solution of representing a movie visually somehow easier, he said. Some examples:







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1 comment:

Kathy Smart said...

Neven Udovičić has used Saul Bass's work in a clever way. Is that depiction of Texas in the Dallas Buyer's Club original, or already drawn that way by Saul Bass? The addition of a B&W photograph adds a grey-scale which seems anomalous.