Poster Girls: A Century of Art and Design. London Transport Museum are celebrating the centenary of the vote for women with a year long exhibition celebrating the women designers of the iconic London Transport posters. You’ll see WIA favourite Anna Hymas‘ work there and on Thursday the museum is hosting a special evening lecture from renowned author and fashion historian Emmanuelle Dirix. Dirix will be interpreting, Poster Girls – a century of art and design, through the lens of fashion and textiles.
Open until January 2019, Poster Girls is a showcase over 130 original posters and artworks by 20th and 21st century female artists. The exhibition celebrates the women behind some of London’s transport’s most iconic posters and reveals the often-hidden contribution of female designers to the rise of the poster over the last one hundred years.