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Norberto Sanchez Crack, Deadend Rush, A Poster Promoting a Hotline for Youth Substance Abuse. NY State Division of Substance Abuse Services.New York.1989
Norberto Sanchez Crack, Deadend Rush, A Poster Promoting a Hotline for Youth Substance Abuse. NY State Division of Substance Abuse Services.New York.1989


 
Price: $150.00

Product Code: 22018625

Description
 
A poster advertising for Hotline Cares, a youth run hotline aimed at helping fellow teenagers with substance abuse. This poster is specifically targeting the youth who use cocaine, calling it a 'Deadend Rush." The poster was designed by Norberto Sanchez and features a black and white design. In the background there are various landscapes and cityscapes, along with a street sign that says "One Way". A young, physically fit boy stands at the center with an oversized crack pipe in front of him. The circular base of the crack pipe depicts two men, decrepit with animal-like claws for their feet and hands. This imagery is meant to be a metaphor for the dangers of cocaine use. At the base of the poster is the hotline number is listed with the tag line "Youth Helping You". This poster was made by the NY State Division of Substance Abuse Services. Measures 24 1/2" x 19.