When you think button, you probably think round, right? While the classic image of the pinback is round in shape, square buttons have been popular for decades and are great at getting notc
Highlights from this collection (clockwise from top left):
1. “Here, There and Everywhere” by Lawrence Weiner – This button was created to celebrate the groundbreaking of the Whitney Museum’s new collection, slated to open in 2015.
2. Keith Haring, “Party of Life” – Button ticket used for entry into Keith Haring’s “Party of Life” in 1985.
4. Tony Fitzpatrick, “Grey Dog in the Service of Ghosts” – Button featuring a piece by Chicago artist and printemaker Tony Fitzpatrick, who writes about it on his blog.
5. Neil Young – Button commemorating the debut album from Neil Young, his first release after leaving Buffalo Springfield.