ID badges as art

In these days of ID cards and passports that routinely use biometrics, thumb prints, retina identification, smart chips, etc, to check who you are, it’s nice to remember that these could also be art, your face used to be your ticket, and that lamination is essentially a dirty word.

Take a close gander at this inspiring collection of vintage American employee ID badges, and repeat after us, “I am not defined by a magnetised strip…”


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