Advertisement posters showcase the novelties, events, phenomena and products of their eras. Gusts of wind presents posters included in the collections of Lahti Poster Museum from the 1920s to the 1970s. The posters and the articles, which shed some light on the times when the posters were made, present second world war, prohibition, Olympic games, fashion and Salpausselkä Ski Games. And for a Finn it´s always a good idea to have a cup of coffee and a sweet bun.
The authors of the articles in this book are experts of different fields from the Lahti City Museum. This impressive publication honours both the work of poster designers and people from times past. It is excellent for people interested in poster art or art history, or those interested in history in general. Grab the book and let the posters take you on a journey!
Edited by Hanna Suihko