Design and Illustration in the Record Business

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Design and Illustration in the Record Business

An introduction to the designers and illustrators who advanced the importance of album covers and record packaging in the modern music era.

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The Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick, Maine features the work of Garth Williams.

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March 29, 2018 - The Pulp Magazine Archive features over 11,000 digitized Issues of classic Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Detective fiction.

A unique exhibition on graphic design in North Korea is on view in London.

March 12, 2018 - "Made In North Korea: Everyday Graphics from the DPRK" is on view until May 13, 2018.

History

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