Subvertising Posters Counter Police Propaganda in London

  In 2014, Strike's Totally Pointless designs went viral after anonymous members of the Special Patrol Group (SPG) – a shadowy art-activism organisation – put them up in bus stop advertising spaces around London. Unfortunately, the Met haven’t stopped wasting public money on their own propaganda posters: earlier this year they had another crack at it, meaning they’ve now spent nearly a million pounds in just four weeks: “The first of these two campaigns saw posters displayed for two weeks between 25th August and 2nd September 2014 in 15 boroughs. The most recent campaign ran between 2nd February and 15th March 2015 in 14 boroughs. In total the campaigns cost £989,275, including media and production costs, direct mail and social media, and independent evaluation. 240 different... read more
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Subvertising Posters Counter Police Propaganda in London