Visual Triggers

For the past year, Mike Dempsey has been working on a poster series based on familiar idioms and proverbs.

The Visual Triggers series presents unexpected takes on phrases such as “tea time” and “a bird in the hand”.

As well as “screw you” and “up yours”.

The 60x80cm posters are giclée printed on to 305gsm matt archival art paper using fade-free inks. 

They cost £175 and are available online from

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