Lonneke — It is said that kerosene trucks were used by troops as conveyance during the Second World War. The 'OK' meant 'On Kerosene' and was issued as a warning for those behind the trucks because the slightest of accidents would cause the trucks to explode. Today, people still lovingly paint these traditional words onto their trucks, 'cause why change a good thing? Read more
Arjan — In India, painted advertisement is still a flourishing business. Trucks, busses, shops and murals are all decorated by hand, it's very inspiring for a designer to be surrounded by these wild uses of colors and styles. I used quotes you see everywhere on Indian trucks and the corner icons resemble birds on top and horns at the bottom.