“Art/ Design Pace Setters”

"Features work by Philip Kirkland. An article which briefly discusses the “San Diego Art Director’s campaign for recognition” which was aimed at local businesses as well as the community. Of all the hundreds of submissions, roughly half of those were selected and along with being shown at the Advertising and Sales Club, 100 works were displayed in a block-long window at the Marston Co. department stores. Lots of publicity was had at local schools as well as publications where some of the top choices were shown at these places."—Research and scan by Terry Vanatta, Daniel Parise, Joseph Beaghan for Graphic Design Treasure Hunt assignment in Shirin Rabin’s graphic design history course, CalState North, 2016.