Designing the “thousand drachmas”

Beetroot designs for LIFO the “thousand drachmas” bank note.
Despite the nostalgia of our former currency, we realize –to alter the words of I. Montanelli- that the return to drachma would be nothing else but the gloomy epilogue of “a nation that never managed to become international”. In the design for our “thousand drachmas” we show key moments in our history, from the more iconic and stereotypical, to the events that leaded to our economic plunge, next to the keys of our new Mercedes sports car.

Lifo's article on the “thousand drachmas” bank note

Lifo's cover

 

1 Comment

  1. Γαλάνης Ιωάννης wrote:

    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Posted 10 Nov 2011 at 12.51

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