4

Poster Of The Week: Well, Not Really. But A Pretty Cool Announcement, We Think!

^
Keep Dallas Observer Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Dallas and help keep the future of Dallas Observer free.

No winner this week. Sorry, folks.

I just got word from POTW Captain and Observer art director Alex Flores that this week's submissions were rather... um, how can I put this lightly... meager.

So, instead of simply picking a poster for the sake of announcing a winner, we're gonna simply gonna pull back and not pick a winner at all. Consider it a request for area graphic designers to step their game up. Or maybe just a reminder to send in whatever you've got to this email address, where we aggregate all the submissions before selecting each week's winner.

Don't take this the wrong way, though. We're more than thrilled with the submissions we usually receive.

So, on that note, we've got a pretty cool announcement coming up to pass along: A pretty big touring act coming through the region has reached out to us and asked that we hold a competition where area rock poster designers design the poster for their upcoming Dallas stop. The winner will get the chance to meet the band, have their design signed by the band and all sorts of good stuff like that. We're still hammering out the details on that front, though; once confirmed, we'll no doubt pass along any and all pertinent details on that front.

Till then, keep the submissions coming. And, between you and me, early birds tend to catch the worms in this little deal...

Keep the Dallas Observer Free... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Dallas with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.

 

Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.