Artist Creates Community Advice Posters From Your 80-Year-Old Self
Susan O'Malley interviewed the local people and designed ten different posters using advice that people would have given themselves when younger.
Artist Susan O'Malley's ‘Community Advice‘ project features posters hung like advertisements around Palo Alto with the wise words of local residents. She interviewed nearly 100 people, asking them what advice they would give their 8-year-old self and their 80-year-old self. Using their words, she then designed ten letterpress posters. They include “Speak up for yourself, believe in yourself, be proud of yourself”, “Take more chances, make more friends”, and “Keep moving, keep playing, keep dreaming”.