Poder / Power Typographic Installation in Argentina

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In 2001, savings from Argentinian citizens were confiscated to pay the country’s debt, resulting in deaths and the government’s collapse. One year later, the urban art group Periferia staged a typographic intervention in front of a government building, using word play with the verb Poder (meaning Power)

by Grupo Calljero Periferia / Benites, Corda, Doberti, Kuperman, and Zech for the People of Buenos Aires City, Argentina

Milton Glaser and Mirko Ilic, The Design of Dissent. Glouster, MA: Rockport Publishers, 2004. p 193