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15 Brilliant "Breaking Bad" Posters By British Artists

As chosen by legendary cartoonist Ralph Steadman. Via Little White Lies.

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1. Ralph Steadman, legendary cartoonist and Hunter S. Thompson collaborator, recently designed some Breaking Bad box set covers.

Sam Baldwin

2. To coincide with the release of the box sets, film mag Little White Lies ran a competition, calling for original poster art.

Maks Andala

3. The competition was open to British designers, with the winner and 14 runners up being displayed alongside Steadman's art at Gallery 71a in Shoreditch last week.

Joe Shiels

4. These are the top 15 entries, as chosen by Ralph Steadman.

James Reid

5. Asked if British illustration was in good hands, Steadman told BuzzFeed: "Yes, as long as they don’t rely too much on the old computer."

Andrew Rowland

6. "They should try their hand at playing with paint and ink, making a mess, getting their hands dirty. Turn it into a dirty job again. A proper job."

Shane Dowling


Thomas Fournier


Paul Jackson


Joe Songhurst


Lizzie Campbell


Maria Stoian


Cat Sims


Anna D'Assaro


Ben Willis

15. This poster, by Matt Needle, was judged the overall winner by Steadman:

Matt Needle

The competition was run to support the release the Breaking Bad Steelbook box sets, designed by Ralph Steadman. You can find more info here.