Juxtapoz // Friday, January 10, 2014
The good people of the Danish Film Institute have a fantastic Flickr account, and have compiled a huge set of Cuban movie posters from the 1960s and 70s. The DFI notes of their collection, "Among these are some fine examples of the unique poster art of Niko, Dimas and Bachs." Also known as some established poster artists.
Erotica // Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Check out these retro covers from 1960's periodical, 'Gay Power'. Each issue featured works from numerous visual artists and poets surrounding an erotic theme. Pablo Picasso and Roy Lichtenstein are just a few of the famous folks who have had their work featured amongst its pages.
Erotica // Monday, May 02, 2011
In the 1960's french artist Yves Klein is perhaps the most famous for his series of paintings "Anthropometries". The effect produced by this technique creates an image-transfer from the model's body to the medium. This includes all the curves of the model's body (typically female) being reflected in the outline of the image.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 21, 2011
In the 1960s, NYC-based Photo-Lettering Inc was a leading foundry of type, with an array of styles in Art Deco, Art Nouveau, and Psychedelic alphabets. Of course, that being the 1960s, digital fonts took over, and Photo-Lettering lost all steam. Now, LA-based type foundry, House Industries (with an emphasis on digital type), is set to re-release some of the great types of Photo-Lettering Inc. More after the jump . . .