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This is art as a political statement at it's best. It's overwhelmingly sad yet beautiful.
But actually, this is a print ad campaign for Zimbabwean Newspaper. The newspaper has had a ‘luxury’ import duty of over 55% which makes it unaffordable for most Zimbabwean.
The bank notes is used, simply because it's cheaper than print the board on paper.
Art Directors: Shelley Smoler, Nadja Lossgott
Copywriter: Raphael Basckin
Creative Directors: Nicholas Hulle
Executive Creative Director: Damon Stapleton
View original image & info here : http://www.flickr.com/photos/marklives/3507575370/