Pizza Box Art

I was trying to find that pizza box art competition that Jacob mentioned his friend was running, and I instead came upon this article (discussing Scott Wiener’s book ‘Viva la Pizza! The Art of the Pizza Box’) praising the underappreciated art of pizza boxes. While some pizza boxes are none more than the store logo on top of a classic vectorized pizza drawing, there are some truly brilliant designs as well. One artist “start[s] each time with acrylic and watercolor, noting that he prefers ‘the use [of] traditional techniques’ since ‘pizza is traditional.'” Others factor in the “frequency” of the cardboard corrugations, taking a mechanical design approach.

https://hyperallergic.com/91977/is-pizza-box-the-most-under-appreciated-art/

One Comment Add yours

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s