Alex Steinweiss. The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover #2020

Alex Steinweiss. The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover By Alex Steinweiss Kevin Reagan Steven Heller Alex Steinweiss The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover No Limited to numbered copies each signed by the artist Also available in an Art Edition No including a serigraph print I love music so much and I had such ambition that I was
  • Title: Alex Steinweiss. The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover
  • Author: Alex Steinweiss Kevin Reagan Steven Heller
  • ISBN: 9783836501927
  • Page: 149
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Alex Steinweiss. The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover By Alex Steinweiss Kevin Reagan Steven Heller No 101 1,600 Limited to 1,500 numbered copies, each signed by the artist Also available in an Art Edition No 1 100 , including a serigraph print I love music so much and I had such ambition that I was willing to go way beyond what the hell they paid me for I wanted people to look at the artwork and hear the music Alex Steinweiss Alex Steinweiss invented the albumNo 101 1,600 Limited to 1,500 numbered copies, each signed by the artist Also available in an Art Edition No 1 100 , including a serigraph print I love music so much and I had such ambition that I was willing to go way beyond what the hell they paid me for I wanted people to look at the artwork and hear the music Alex SteinweissAlex Steinweiss invented the album cover as we know it, and created a new graphic art form In 1940, as Columbia Records young new art director, he pitched an idea Why not replace the standard plain brown wrapper with an eye catching illustration The company took a chance, and within months its record sales increased by over 800% His covers for Columbia combining bold typography with modern, elegant illustrations took the industry by storm and revolutionized the way records were sold Over three decades, Steinweiss made thousands of original artworks for classical, jazz, and popular record covers for Columbia, Decca, London, and Everest as well as logos, labels, advertising material, even his own typeface, the Steinweiss Scrawl He launched the golden age of album cover design and influenced generations of designers to follow Less well known but included here are his posters for the U.S Navy packaging and label design for liquor companies film title sequences as well as his fine art Includes an essay by design historian Steven Heller Steinweiss personal recollections from an epic career and extensive ephemera from the Steinweiss archive, most of it never before published.
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    1. This book costs 500 so I won t ever actually be buying it However I would like to paw through it and leave a few spittle marks while perusing it at Book Soup.



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