The last Saul Bass exhibition I remember in the UK was back in 2004 at London's Design Museum
. As you would expect from a retrospective of such an influential designer, it was a very inspiring collection of work.
Much of his work was for the film industry and throughout the 60's Bass famously worked with film directors Martin Scorsese, Alfred Hitchcock and Otto Preminger producing iconic film posters. Posters we are now going to get the chance to see again thanks to Kemistry Gallery
, London.Bass Notes: The film posters of Saul Bass
is a collection of film posters, title credits and film festival posters from the Lloyd Northover donation to the British Film Institute
. I'm not sure which posters will be in the exhibition and I can't wait to find out, but to get you in the mood here's a selection of the classics...Above posters all available to purchase At The Movies.