Things that make you go hmmm…

Ad agencies, they just can’t help being “inspired” by others can they? CR spotted this at the offices of M&C Saatchi last night – something about it was strangely familiar…

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Ad agencies, they just can’t help being “inspired” by others can they? CR spotted this at the offices of M&C Saatchi last night – something about it was strangely familiar…

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Yes, it’s just like Anthony Burrill’s famous poster (recently used on the cover of Wallpaper* as we posted a few weeks ago and shown above) but with an added layer of crapness.

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Here’s the original poster, as sold at the Soma gallery here. You can also get them from Concrete Hermit. Maybe M&C could have just bought one instead of copying it, badly.

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