Artist: Rafic Jorge Farah Brazilian
Title: Nouveau Salon des cent, Hommage a Toulouse-Lautrec.
Plate: HL. 25
from "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio. Limited printing of only 380.
Printed in Paris, 2001.
unbacked, shipped rolled via Fedex.
Certificate of Authenticity.
Sheet Size: 29 in x 38 1/2 in 68 x 98cm
The "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio consists of a hundred posters created by one hundred of the best graphic designers of our time, from 24 different countries including China, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Zimbabwe, the United-States and most of the European countries, as a tribute to Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, for the Centenary of his death, 1901-2001. Initiated by the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum Partners' Club. In cooperation with the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum of Albi. The printing was limited to only 380. The posters have been exhibited in major museums and galleries around the world.
The Designer - Rafic Jorge Farah
Graduated from FAU-USP (University of Sao Paulo) in 1976. Professional art director and graphic designer since 1980, he runs his own studio. In the 80's he was responsible for the coverarts of Around magazine et in the 90's for the graphic project of Trip magazine.
His best award came in 1993 for the world's best ecological poster (Ekoplagat). In Sao Paulo's streets lots of his logomarks can be seen. International Expositions: Tel Aviv, Paris, Rome, Caracas, Frankfurt. In October 2001 he will represent Brazil in 'Graphistes autour du monde'.