Vaughan Oliver: Visceral Pleasures

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Harry N. Abrams, Sep 1, 2000 - Design - 224 pages
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Vaughan Oliver is an influential member of the small group that changed the face of British graphics in the 1980s. Designed by Oliver himself, and written by Rick Poynor, this book illustrates the his intensely visual and emotive work in detail for the first time -- most notably his sumptuous sleeve imagery for London's 4AD label.

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a must have for any fan of the 4AD record label. a history of the philosophy behind the design of the sleeves, the look of the label and the difficulty of working with the bands. quite a few images ... Read full review


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Rick Poynor is founding editor of Eye, & writes frequently on design. He is the author of seven previous books, including Design Without Boundaries (1998). He lives in London.

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