Carol Devine has been busy digging up further examples of Antarctic adverts after seeing my post on twitter – find out what she has to say about it over on her blog ‘The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning’:
“Inspired by Hanne Nielsen‘s call for Antarctic ads. She specialises “in representations of Antarctica in cultural production“, based in Tasmania, Australia and does cool work.
Here’s a snapshot of Antarctic late 1800′s to mid-century Antarctic imagery, geopolitical, historic and cultural insights: surprising, depressing, humorous. A modern ad from Diesel, for comparison (Global Warming Ready).”