Plane Stupid issues 48hr subvertising challenge in April
your business. Well, we’ve had enough. Plane Stupid is inviting all of you to
take part in its very own subvertising competition. From Thursday 22nd April – Friday 23rd April
to anyone unless we keep flying with them.
become a thing of the past. But until then, let’s subvertise. Any poster, advert
or billboard is fair game.
looking for some light relief………it’s time to take to the streets and reclaim
some public space. Taking part is easy:
You can download a choice of designs from our Flickr site, or use your design
skills to make your own.
Print them out on standard, non divided, A4 sticker paper (available from most
printers and stationers) for example Jessops link.
Then find your nearest aviation advertisement. Stick ’em up punk! Take photographs, set up a new temporary email adress in an internet cafe (under
a pseudonym) and email your images to
Prizes! We got the bumper crop of 5 spray cans, Culture Jam by Kalle Lasn, Do It Yourself, A handbook for changing our world, by the Trapese Collective and Scribbleboy by Philip Ridley to give away.
your own message on large stretches of blank wall paper to cover whole bill boards.
Make up some wall paper paste, get a paint roller, a stick it up. If necessary
– attach the roller to a broom handle for those
are fine…..but the local old people’s homes may not appreciate your art on their
are the in thing this subvertising season. Some officers of the law may be convinced
that subvertising is borderline illegal, so take a friend as lookout, keep an
eye open for CCTV and don’t get caught.