NYT‘s Sixth Borough Story Sparks Imagined ‘Move To Philly’ Ads

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Remember last August, when the New York Times annointed Philadelphia New York’s “sixth borough”? Inspired, students at New York’s AdHouse Advertising School created faux advertising campaigns to lure New Yorkers — particularly starving artists — to relocate to Philly. The students recently presented some of the mock ads to a Philadelphia ad agency. And while the agency doesn’t plan on using them, some Philadelphians think the city should.

Edgy Ads That Could Lure New Yorkers [Philadelphia Daily News]

A couple of our favorites:


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