Thursday, October 11, 2012

Camouflage Poster | Christian Gargano

Above One of ninety posters designed by graphic design students at the University of Northern Iowa, to advertise an upcoming talk on WWI ship camouflage by RISD scholar Claudia Covert. This is one of three posters designed by Christian Gargano. Copyright © 2012 by the designer. All rights reserved.


S.J. Duncan-Clark, "The Impressions of a Landlubber" in The Recruit: A Pictorial Naval Magazine. Vol 5. Great Lakes Athletic Association, 1919—

Imagine a lunatic cubist painter turned loose with three brushes and a pot each of black, white and blue paint, and the results would be much like those that were visible on the hulls of our sister ships [during World War I].