Posters are the most condensed, clear, and arresting form of communication. At their best, they are beautiful and unforgettable. Above is Bob Dylan, by the great Milton Glaser. Seen here, for e.g.

Who could give us Aretha Franklin on paper? Milton Glaser.

One of Mr Glaser’s gifts is to make music and the creative energy of musicians visible

But he has also shown us new ways of seeing visual artists.

Magritte + Vincent+ Milton

This above made him famous, as famous as the people he had postered.

But like the best of the famous musicians, he just gets up and goes to work every day. Above here

There are other fine poster makers around too. Keep an eye out

Above two found here

And some prefer to go to have their posters worn by people, moving through the streets:

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