Positive Advertising: The Appropriated Poster Campaign

Positive Advertising: The Appropriated Poster Campaign
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The Appropriated Poster Campaign is a public art installation where traditional bus stop billboards are transformed into something positive and meaningful.

Paloma M. Vazquez
  • 31 december 2009

The Wooster Collective spoke with artist Sean Woolsey about his Appropriated Poster Campaign – a public art installation where he transforms traditional bus stop billboards into something positive and meaningful.  Currently only on display in Southern California, the campaign seeks to inspire bus riders not to be just a consumer, but to be a better human being – by taking the original advertising, removing any branding, altering and re-installing the bus posters to instead communicate a positive message.

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