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TECOPIX is an offshoot of our other shop, TEcoArt. Both shops offer Techie, Geeky stuff.

I purchased and copyrighted all the original poster-sized photographs used by Honeywell Information Systems (now defunct) to advertise their computers in the 1960s and 1970s. These ads ran in Business Week, Computerworld and other publications of the day. As you can see, the ads featured animals and other objects made from computer parts and components, then photographed for the ad publications.

I remember these ads and thought the computer part sculptures were quite artistic and original. The few surviving original sculptures used in the photographs are in museums.

Impressed with these ads as art, I wanted to recreate the original photographs as prints and make them available to all who might enjoy them as I did…

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About

TECOPIX is an offshoot of our other shop, TEcoArt. Both shops offer Techie, Geeky stuff.

I purchased and copyrighted all the original poster-sized photographs used by Honeywell Information Systems (now defunct) to advertise their computers in the 1960s and 1970s. These ads ran in Business Week, Computerworld and other publications of the day. As you can see, the ads featured animals and other objects made from computer parts and components, then photographed for the ad publications.

I remember these ads and thought the computer part sculptures were quite artistic and original. The few surviving original sculptures used in the photographs are in museums.

Impressed with these ads as art, I wanted to recreate the original photographs as prints and make them available to all who might enjoy them as I did. These photographs were used to advertise computers during the "dawn of computing." I worked on these computers in that era and let me tell you, they were as big as as freight car! Enjoy!

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