Newseum Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

Newseum, an interactive museum in Washington DC, has a special section dedicated to the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall, promoted in this print advertisement from 2008. The ad was supplemented by posters celebrating Muhammad Ali’s historic win and the Invasion of Normandy, along with a montage poster. “The greatest stories in the world. Now in D.C. Where the news comes to life.”

Newseum Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

Newseum Muhammad Ali advertisement

Newseum Normandy advertisement


The Newseum campaign was developed at The Martin Agency by creative director Joe Alexander, art directors Amy Elkin, Mark Brye, David Grindon, copywriter Kevin Dunleavy, art buyer Julie Sanders and print producer Jenny Schoenherr.