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Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Event Cancelled Advertising Takeover

When taking over outdoor advertising, I always prefer it to disappear under activist projects and artwork. With that in mind, the Event Cancelled advertising takeover, by trying to undermine the advertisings goal, speaks to the general dissatisfaction with outdoor commercial media. While it may provide no alternative use for that space, I think the point is well made. Get out!!!! you can see more [Here]

This project reminds me of another project...Truth In Advertising

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Blogger Jordan Seiler said...

Wow, did you just use PublicAdCampaign to advertise for your mobil billboard business in Dubai? That is so crazy I am gonna leave up the post.


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