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Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

  • Peter Max

    Peter Max – Psychedelic Pop-Art Pioneer

    • 2151 Views • 1960s, ArtNo Comments

    Many artists influenced the whole late-sixties psychedelic movement and up there amongst them is a certain Peter Max. A man whose interest in astronomy led to what he termed his ‘Cosmic ‘60s’ period featuring early psychedelic and counter-culture...

  • 1960s Design

    Just One More! – Creative Cartoon Covers

    • 2655 Views • 1950s, 1960s, Art, MagazineNo Comments

    The good people at the snappily titled Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles (henceforth known as the PPAGLA and formerly known as the Los Angeles Press Photographers Association) have been around since 1936 and by the looks of things are...

  • Alan Aldridge Book Covers

    Twenty Alan Aldridge Book Covers

    • 4613 Views • 1960s, 1970s, Art, Book CoversNo Comments

    Avid readers of Voices of East Anglia may remember that we’ve previously covered the work of psychedelic artist and designer Alan Aldridge in our post titled The Man with Kaleidoscope Eyes Here we take a look at Aldridge’s book cover designs and...

  • Art of Frank McCarthy

    Frank McCarthy’s Movie Poster Magic

    • 5897 Views • 1960s, 1970s, Art, Film, PosterNo Comments

    In another of our occasional posts on little-known artists who created very well-known film posters we take a brief look at the life and art of Frank McCarthy a man you quite possibly have never heard of but, if you have even a passing interest in movies (and...

  • Guido-Crepax-Artist

    Guido Crepax – Pop Art Milanese Style

    • 7197 Views • 1960s, ArtNo Comments

    Welcome to the world of Guido Crepax – an artist probably best-known for his erotic cartoons and the Valentina character he created in 1965. However, here at VoEA we don’t really do erotic art and all that so instead we are going to take a look at the...

  • warhol jazz covers

    Andy Warhol – Cover Artist

    • 7214 Views • 1950s, 1960s, ArtNo Comments

    We’ve cast an eye on the undeniably prolific Andy Warhol in a couple of previous posts – firstly looking at his Early Years and secondly when he started to make the most of his new-found fame featuring as he did in an advert for the now defunct...