North Korean Propaganda Posters

 

 

 

 The Soviet inspired idealised social realism is still used to inspire the masses today.

Common themes are :promoting the cult of personality of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, anti-Americanism, juche and promoting public policy.

These handpainted posters can be seen everywhere in North Korea

 

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Propaganda poster and daily life -North Korea 

 Propoganda poster in use promoting the 'military first' policy .

in our point of view/opinion(사상관점)),

 our fighting spirit/temper(투쟁기풍),

 our way of living(생활방식 ),

let's do according to the demands of the military first (선군의요구대로! )

 

President Kim Il Sung Eternal Sun 

 President Kim Il Sung Eternal Sun

 

Cholima poster in Pyongyang - North Korea 

Cholima is a legendary horse in Korean folklore, it is said to be able to cover long distances at amazing speed. In the 50's, North Korea took a fast industrialization program, which great results have been compared to Cholima. Nowadays, they still use this symbol in many propaganda posters

 

 

 

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Propaganda and movie Posters

from North Korea

 

Kim Jong Il on horseback. Kim Jong Il was fond of riding horses.

This painting is reminiscent of Napoleon Crossing the Alps by Jacques-Louis David.

 

North Korean Propaganda Poster 

 

Traffic Policewoman 

 

 

North Korean Poster 3 

This poster encourages a healthy lifestyle. It says "Let's learn to swim at an early age."

 

North Korean Poster 4 

"Let's give a bigger part to the advantages of the socialist treatment system through greater effort."

 

North Korean Poster 2 

 

Propaganda poster showing kids going to Mangyongdae Kim Il Sung Native house - North Korea 

 Propaganda poster showing kids going to Mangyongdae Kim Il Sung Native house

 

 

 

Propaganda poster - North Korea 

 

Propaganda posters in Pyongyang North Korea 

 Propaganda posters in Pyongyang

 

 

 

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 Poster in a primary school "Our General (Kim Jong Il )is the best!"

 

Propaganda poster for 2010 campain - Pyongyang North Korea 

 

Translation isn't even necessary - North Korea 

 

Arirang posters Mass Games - North Korea 

 

Kim Jong Il and Kim Il Sung and the kids - North korea 

 

Hamhung soldiers - North Korea 

 

Propaganda poster North Korea 

 

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Space exploration - Samjiyon children's palace North Korea 

 Propaganda painting about space exploration in Samjiyon children's palace.

 

Hamhung farm entrance - North Korea 

 

Pyongyang North Korea 

Everywhere in the country you can see those "150 days" posters. Until september 2009, a 150-day campaign tells the North Koreans to work harder by instilling them with national pride.

 

 

 

 

 

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