Much of graphic design today is soaked up with such immediacy that it has led to a shallow appreciation of the work. The website trendlist.org documents trends which appear regularly on only the trendiest of graphic design blogs. In an attempt to create discourse around these banal trends the language found on the placards of Westboro Baptist Church was used to create trendy posters. The atrocious and hateful statements shock people into realising that they are not just looking at some ‘cool’ posters and questions the legitimacy of trendy graphic design.
An image from the set was featured on trendlist.org in May 2015.