Higher

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Acquired in 2006 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Liu, Wenrong
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
Given by the British Council Beijing and the Beijing Industrial Design Promotion Organization
date_end
2005-12-31
date_start
2005-01-01
date_text
2005 (printing)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Length: 57 cm, Height: 38.5 cm
edition_number
event_text
Olympic Games
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
This is one of the ten posters given by British Council Beijing (BCB) and Beijing Industrial Design Promotion Organisation (BIDPO) in 2006. These posters are the 1st-place winners at the poster design competition, co-organised by BCB and BIDPO in 2005. The competition was held to support for Beijing's preparation for the 2008 Olympic Games and celebrate London's successful bid for the 2012 Olympic Games, and its theme was '2008-2012 Shared Dream'. The posters were given in digital format, and the prints were produced by Han Jiaying design firm in Shenzhen.
id
150033
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T05:34:04.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T05:34:04.000Z
latitude
22.858749
location
In Storage
longitude
113.419327
marks
2008-2012 shared dream. Higher - what is surpassed is not just the level of height, but also a level of aspiration and spirit beyond the limitation of space and time. It's not concerned with the level of phyiscal height!
materials
materials_techniques
Colour offset lithgraph
museum_number
FE.19-2006
museum_number_token
fe192006
object_number
O185582
object_type
Poster
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Poster, 'Higher', produced to celebrate London's successful bid for the 2012 Olympic Games and support Beijing's preparation for the 2008 Olympic Games. It shows a high jump athlete, a horizontal bar, English words 'London' and Beijing', etc. Colour offset lithograph in landscape format.
place
Shenzhen
primary_image_id
production_note
The poster is designed by Liu Weirong, designer based in Beijing, and printed by Han Jiaying firm in Shenzhen.
production_type
Limited edition
public_access_description
'Higher' is one of the ten first-place winners at the poster design competition in Beijing in 2005. The event was co-organised by the British Council Beijing and the Beijing Industiral Design Promotion Organisation to celebrate London's successful bid for the 2012 Olympic Games and support Beijing's preapration for the 2008 Olympic Games. The poster is designed by Liu Wenrong, a Beijing-based young designer, and is produced in colour offset lithograph. It depicts a high jump athelete jumping over a horizontal bar, English words 'London' and Beijing', etc.
related_museum_numbers
rights
2
shape
site_code
slug
higher-poster-liu-wenrong
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Higher
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
2005
year_start
2005