The majority of festivals and events have a growing collection of poster art that is just too good to simply throw away once the event has ended. This has led to the event/festival poster being something of a design source that will bring all the new styles and designs for designers.
In this post we’ll showcase 40 Excellent Festival Posters for your own Design Inspiration.
Poster Design: 40 Examples of Modern Festival Poster Design
1. POSTER FOR SZKMSZTR FESTIVAL | via ARON FILKEY
Poster for a festival where young people of different proffesions come together.
2. Sagra dei Osei: A Folkloristic Bird Festival Poster | via Elisa Vendramin
Graphic design and illustration for Italian folklore festival and bird fair Sagra dei Osei 2012.
3. Reykjavík Arts Festival 2012 Poster | via Elisa Vendramin
Poster proposal for The Reykjavík Arts Festival 2012.
4. Pelá - Brazilian Festival Poster | via Osh Grassi
Pelá - Brazilian Music Festival is a graduation project made for the University of Buenos Aires. Both the event and venue were fictitious.
5. Sotoko Hotsak '11 Poster Design | via La caja de tipos
Poster for Sotoko Hotsak '11.
6. Conceptual Posters / Short Film Fest | via Martín Liveratore
Short Film Festival / Retro Conceptual Collage Posters.
7. FAMA Festival 2012 Poster | via Zuza Rogatty
Event identity for FAMA Festival 2012: Fama Festival is an interdisciplinary event presenting young art and culture. Festival is open to any form of artistic expression and creation.
8. Wes Anderson Film Festival Poster | via Alex Cornell
A Wes Anderson Film Festival.
9. 24th International Film Festival Cinema Jove Poster | via Casmic Lab
Graphic complet campaign and tv advertisement for the 24th Cinema Jove Film Fest of Valencia.
10. 16 Edición Festival de Cine de Málaga Poster | via Manolito Garabato
Proposal for "16 Edition of Malaga Film Festival".
11. Winter Jazz Festival Poster | via Kesley Bassini
Winter JazzFest is an exciting two day buzz of all night entertainment throughout Greenwich Village, transforming Bleecker Street. Showcasing the best new live jazz and experimental music with over 50 performances at five popular neighbourhooSome type of sub-title.
12. Carmel Bach and Beyond Festival Poster | via Reese Panganiban
Poster design for the Carmel Bach & Beyond Festival.
13. Design versus music Poster | via Heydays
Design versus music Poster: Design versus music is an event going alongside the annual Insomnia festival in Tromsø, Norway.
14. The Art of Observation Film Festival Poster | via Katie King Rumford
Designer: Final product after a semester-long MFA graphic design project to create a mock film festival for Alfred Hitchcock.
15. Golden Drum 2011 poster competition | via Boyko Taskov
Poster competition for Golden Drum festival 2011.
16. NXNE Film Festival Poster | via Gabriella Ibrahim
NXNE Film Festival branding & Posters. Posters are based on a limited set of shapes and colors that are used to communicate each film genre.
17. MIT 2012 Poster and Booklet for a puppetry festival | via Alvaro Sanchis
Illustrated poster for a puppetry festival.
18. FILM FESTIVAL POSTERS | via Christian Kitzmüller
Film festival posters.
19. ymca wonderland festival Poster | via kila cheung
ymcarts wonderland festival is an annual youth creative program in hong kong.
it held various activities, exhibitions and courses to encourage youth to understand, to record and to create our local culture.
and the most conspicuous programme is "diy book exhibition", it brings up many famous young creators.
20. IMAGINE Festival Poster | via Andreas Hidber
Poster for the 2010 Imagine Festival against Racism, collaboration with Basel Symphony Orchestra.
21. Gedankenskulptur: Art, Skateboarding, Music and Science Festival Poster | via DOMINIK BUBEL
Art, Skateboarding, Music and Science Festival!
22. FFBFF - Fast Forward Brasil Film Festival Poster | via Felipe Miranda
Proposal FFBFF - Fast Forward Brasil Film Festival.
23. 12 Points Jazz Festival Poster | via Sara Westermann
Poster for the 12 Points International Jazz Festival at Casa da Música, February 2012.
24. Concurso Festival Eurocine 2013 Poster | via Braulia Diaz
Poster for the festival contest eurocine 2013, it reached to send so in part.
25. Luc Besson film festival Poster | via Roger Wang
A school project: Hypothetical film festival for French director/film maker Luc Besson.
26. Films of the World Festival Poster | via homework
Seria of posters for Film Festival.
27. Festiwal Ars Cameralis Poster | via Marta Gawin
Visual Identity of the multi-disciplinary arts festival.
28. KALIMYSTIK Movie Poster | via Delaram Rosami
Movie Poster Design featured in different film festivals.
29. 26th Festival Internacional de Cine. Cinema Jove Poster | via Casmic Lab
International Film Festival of Valencia.
30. 27 Festival Internacional Cinema Jove Poster | via Casmic Lab
International Film Festival of Valencia. Wide campaign for the 2012 edition.
The campaign ranges from poster design to adaptations like covers, agenda, programme, invitations, catalogue and press passes, as well as bigger formats like flags for important entities such as The Valencian Film Library, bus advertisement or vinyls for the subway. And a TV teaser.
31. UFSCTOCK 2012 Poster | via Clint Studio
Visual identity of UFSCTOCK 2012 festival.
32. Annecy Festival 2013 Poster | via Olivier Bonhomme
Proposals for the Annecy 2013 Animated Film Festival poster.
33. Festival de Blues de Cerdanyola 2011 Poster | via Kings of Mambo
The Cerdanyola Blues Festival, in its 24th edition, has counted on the collaboration of América Sanchez to create the official poster from which Kings of Mambo have created the online art direction and website development.
34. Balloon festival Poster | via Martin Sitta
School project - Event identity redesign.
35. Festival del baccalà 2012 Poster | via Dry Design
Visual communication of Festival del Baccalà 2012.
36. The Bitles - 8.bit tribute Poster | via Alejo Accini
The Bitles: 8bit tribute show with The Beatles songs interpreted as chiptunes on Farsa Festival - Posters and promo brochure.
37. Festival du Film de Cabourg Poster | via Cristian Girotto
Poster for the Festival du Film de Cabourg.
38. Electronic Music Flyer/Poster Poster | via graphic plan
Electronic Music Flyer/Poster: This flyer was designed to promote an Electro, Dance, Techno, House music event, such as a gig, concert, festival, dj set, party or weekly event in a music club and other kind of special evenings.
39. Jazz Festival Poster | via Paul Walsh
A poster designed to promote the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival.
40. L'Original Hip Hop Festival - Poster | via Olivier Bonhomme
Poster for hip hop festival "L'Original", Lyon, France, 2013.
If you like these kind of inspirational round ups, you might also want to check out some of our previous poster designs showcase below: