Sign Painters Movie Screening

Sign Painter Screening, Sept 30, 7PM at SCADshow
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 7:00am to 9:00am

SEGD Atlanta in association with SCAD, Savannah College of Art and Design, is proud to present:

Sign Painters, directed by Faythe Levine and Sam Macon

When:  Wednesday, September 30, 7:00 PM
Where:  SCADshow, 173 14th St., Atlanta, GA 30309

We see them almost every day without a second thought. Weathered by time, distinct characteristics shining through, hand-painted signs are a product of a fascinating 150 year-old American history. What was once a common job has now become a highly specialized trade, a unique craft struggling with technological advances. Sign Painters, directed by Faythe Levine & Sam Macon, stylistically explores this unacknowledged art form through anecdotal accounts from artists across the country including Ira Coyne, Bob Dewhurst, Keith Knecht, Norma Jeane Maloney and Stephen Powers. These vanguards of unseen originality are leading a renaissance with a keen creative purpose and exemplify the working class American success story. Sign Painters celebrates those keeping the tradition intact with a bespoke approach and appreciation for a balance between art and commerce.

Click here for tickets. SCAD Students, Faculty/Staff, and SEGD Members Free!

Sponsored by

Trademark Visual

Trademark Visual is a turnkey supplier of design-intensive architectural graphics nationwide.  Utilizing our state-of-the-art facilities & equipment, our experienced team has been providing custom solutions to happy clients for over 24 years.

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