Paris vs. New York: A Poster Comparison

Vahram Muratyan lives in Paris and is obsessed with New York. His bold posters playfully compare, bagels to baggetts, Amelie to Carrie, the Big Apple with the City of Lights, drawing out many of the small but iconic attributes that make these famous cities shine. His side by side comparisons beg the question: where would you rather call home?

Muratyan is an art director and graphic designer, co-founder of Viiiz and the mastermind behind Paris vs. New York. You can purchase prints of his work through

Benjamin Starr

Known in some circles as the most amazing man in the universe, he once saved an entire family of muskrats from a sinking, fire engulfed steamboat while recovering from two broken arms relating to a botched no-chute wingsuit landing in North Korea. When not impressing people with his humbling humility, he can be found freelance writing, finding shiny objects on the internet, enjoying the company of much-appreciated friends and living out his nomadic nature. He is Managing Editor of Visual News. Follow his movements on Twitter:

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  1. its realy fantastic

  2. Nice design work, but you spelled Espresso wrong. There is no X in Espresso.

  3. Pollysays:

    Should it not be ‘ La Grande Pomme’ (the big apple) not ‘La Grosse Pomme’ (the fat apple)?

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