Category Archives: Packages in Art

The Image of Christ and Goldenberg’s Peanut Chews

This week, two articles in the NY Times caught my attention. The first was about the image of a candy package, the second about the image of Christ, and both are lessons about good intentions gone really bad. And while … Continue reading

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Absolut Blank

A twist of art, with a dash of commerce, has always been the recipe for cocktail magic at Absolut. The bottle has been one of the most iconic examples of the possibilities inherent in strong linkages between package and brand. … Continue reading

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Food Week

So I thought we would focus on a food this week. As we enter the week of Thanksgiving it is appropriate naturally to reflect on our blessings. One of mine is certainly access to an amazing variety of food. And … Continue reading

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