Gary Grimshaw, psychedelic poster artist and Minister of Art for the White Panther Party, passed away January 13 at the age of 67. Here are links to more background and some brilliant examples of his work.

101 Typographic Tributes to David Bowie: The poster for “David Bowie Is,” upcoming show at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, designed by Mark Blamire, with contributions from 101 different artists. 
More info: FastCoDesign   

101 Typographic Tributes to David Bowie: The poster for “David Bowie Is,” upcoming show at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, designed by Mark Blamire, with contributions from 101 different artists.

More info: FastCoDesign   

USSR poster
Source: USSR Posters (they’ve got a collection of 1400+ posters!!)

USSR poster

Source: USSR Posters (they’ve got a collection of 1400+ posters!!)

Ward Sutton Illustration

Radiohead poster, 1998, illustration and design: Ward Sutton

Ward Sutton is one of Newmanology’s favorite illustrator/cartoonist/poster designers. We love his stuff, and today we’ll be highlighting a wide variety of Ward’s posters, publication covers, comics, illustrations, and more. Check out Ward’s website for a full array of illustrative treats.

No Way Out, movie poster (1950)Design: Paul Rand
Source: Maja Moden

No Way Out, movie poster (1950)
Design: Paul Rand

Source: Maja Moden

Electrical Banana: Masters of Psychedelic Art

Artwork by Tadanori Yokoo, from the new book Electrical Banana: Masters of Psychedelic Art, by Norman Hathaway and Dan Nadel. Poster of Henry Miller, 1968.

Read more about Electrical Banana here, and buy it here.

Electrical Banana: Masters of Psychedelic Art

Artwork by Marijke Koger, from the new book Electrical Banana: Masters of Psychedelic Art, by Norman Hathaway and Dan Nadel. Poster, 1966.

Read more about Electrical Banana here, and buy it here.

Poster for the Brookfield Zoo, near Chicago (1936)
Source: Vintagraph

Poster for the Brookfield Zoo, near Chicago (1936)

Source: Vintagraph

Poster for Free Press Summerfest, Houston, Texas (2012)Illustration: Brian Taylor
Source: Illo Confidential 

Poster for Free Press Summerfest, Houston, Texas (2012)
Illustration: Brian Taylor

Source: Illo Confidential 

Soul Celebration, poster Design and art direction: David Vogin 

Soul Celebration, poster 
Design and art direction: David Vogin