Story: Graphic design

Postmodern style

Postmodern style

Mark Adams's 1991 poster series for Telecom was a remarkable example of postmodernism. Adams has played with aural symbolism, stripping text through photographs and into curves to form sound waves.

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How to cite this page:

Hamish Thompson, 'Graphic design - The digital age, 1980s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/43811/postmodern-style (accessed 24 July 2021)

Story by Hamish Thompson, published 22 Oct 2014