1402 // WHO

•January 15, 2021 • Leave a Comment

Interesting face depiction on a stamp from Czechoslovakia.
Published for the World Health Organization (Světová zdravotnická organizace).

Via So Much Pileup.

1401 // Datamation

•January 12, 2021 • Leave a Comment

Vintage advertising illustration for Inquire Infodata Systems.
Found in the DATAMATION Magazine, Issue 77, 1977

Via bitsavers.org

1400 // Art and the Machine

•January 6, 2021 • Leave a Comment

I really like this as it is describing visually my position quite nicely: Being a creative graphic/motion designer and an artist working in the industry. Via Matt Lamont

Art and the Machine. Exhibition catalogue 1968.
Exhibition held in the Library University of East Anglia Norwich

1399 // Bubbling anxieties

•January 4, 2021 • Leave a Comment

Bubbling anxieties vol. 2021: a documentary illustration.

By Teo Georgiev, a Bulgarian illustrator and graphic designer based in Helsinki.

1398 // Tom Eckersley

•January 3, 2021 • Leave a Comment

Graphis 31. 1950.
Cover by Tom Eckersley.

1397 // Ghosts

•January 2, 2021 • Leave a Comment

“Ghosts” by Jack Teagle.
Exhibited with the Pouch of Douglas Gallery at the Moniker Art Fair.

1396 // Alessandro Gottardo

•December 29, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Head depiction with fish.
By Alessandro Gottardo aka SHOUT.

1395 // Huntington’s Disease

•December 27, 2020 • Leave a Comment

…and this more current head depiction created by the Adrian Johnson Studio is really nice as well!

Huntington’s Disease
Editorial illustration for Mosaic / The Wellcome Trust.

1394 // Adrian Johnson

•December 27, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Inspired by the previous post, I discovered the nice work of Adrian Johnson.

Here a few of the posters for the MIFF 2016:

1393 // MIFF 21 / 1972

•December 27, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice head depiction on the poster for the Melbourne Film Festival in 1972.
Via isolated._.graphics and more here.

1392 // Aad Goudappel

•December 23, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Illustration: Aad Goudappel

Wine Headache? Chances Are It’s Not the Sulfites

1391 // Christian Gralingen

•December 22, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Wow!
I just discovered the wonderful style and artwork by Christian Gralingen.

More here and here.

Mensch Maschine, Motive 1 / Lamborghini Magazine

Brain Surgery / PSH Moralzentrum

Der Neue Mensch / Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung

1390 // New looks

•December 17, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Amazing cover illustration!
Via isolated._.graphics

Psychology of education – new looks, 1973

1389 // Visualising

•December 16, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Via Typoswiss!

1388 // Possible!

•December 11, 2020 • Leave a Comment

1387 // Christmas Card 2020

•December 11, 2020 • Leave a Comment

The traditional Christmas greeting for the upcoming holidays.
Enjoy! Stay safe! All the best for 2021, Henning

More cards here!

Animation: Henning M. Lederer
Music: Marius André

1386 // Impossible?

•December 11, 2020 • Leave a Comment

1385 // Jake Luck

•December 10, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice head depictions by graphic designer Jake Luck aka isolated._.graphics:

„Made for the Sheraton Hotel shelter for displaced people in Minneapolis just days before it came to an end. Pamphlet for conflict de-escalation in high stress situations.“

1384 // NOC

•December 4, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice eye depiction.
NOC – Polish Poster by Andrzej Dabrowski for the originally Italian movie:
LA NOTTE (Dir. Michelangelo Antonioni, 1961)

1383 // Myths

•December 3, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice face depiction on a vintage book cover, 1972.
Cover design by Stuart Rosenberg

1382 // Robots

•November 30, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Isaac Asimov: Es, Robots (I Robot). 1967. Latvia

Nice cover via 50watts

1381 // Les robots

•November 26, 2020 • Leave a Comment

What a wonderful cover illustration!

Cerveaux sans âme: les robots
Rolf Strehl, 1952

1380 // Heinrich Valk

•November 23, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice illustration by Heinrich Valk, Estonia 1976 (50 Watts collection)

1379 // The Man From Earth

•November 22, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Wonderful poster design by Nicholas Ely.

The Man From Earth
Poster design for Red Phoenix Theatre’s 2018 season of “The Man From Earth”
Client: Red Phoenix Theatre (2018)

1378 // David Pelham

•November 16, 2020 • Leave a Comment

A great machine-head depiction on a vintage book cover by David Pelham!

Via Fonts In Use.

1377 // Pino Tovaglia

•November 13, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice head depiction on this poster by Pino Tovaglia, 1972
Found via the great collection of Sean Wolcott

1376 // Gears!

•November 10, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice vintage book cover with gears!
Via OKNOVOKGHT

Also animated here on my IG account.

1375 // The Nature of Politics

•November 3, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice cover with arrows!

Via OKNOVOKGHT
Cover: Alan Aldridge

1374 // This Story of Yours

•November 2, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Penguin Modern Playwrights: First edition, published in 1969.
Cover design by Robert Hollingsworth.

1373 // Aldous Huxley

•November 1, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Great cover, great eye-depictions!

1372 // Joaquín Pertierra

•October 15, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Great book cover illustration by Joaquín Pertierra for the Spanish issue of “A Journey Round My Skull”, 1974.

1371 // Dilemmas of Modern Man

•October 15, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Dilemmas of Modern Man, Great-West Life, Winnipeg, 1975

Via stopping of place

“Dilemmas of Modern Man was the title of the Winnipeg Centennial Symposium October 27-30 1974. This book contains the proceedings of the Symposium—a series of learned papers by leading thinkers in the field of world affairs, genetics, aging, communication, education, and economics.”

1370 // Avant-Garde Masters

•October 3, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Wonderful movie poster.
“Celebrating Avant-Garde Masters”
Created by Delicious Design League (I think)

1369 // Norbert Wiener

•October 1, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Two great vintage cover depictions for the same book:

1368 // Greenpeace

•September 29, 2020 • Leave a Comment

This is clever! Nice use of pictograms as well.
Thanks for sharing, Paul!

Source: Greenpeace

1367 // The naked sun

•September 22, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice cover depiction.
But it is really hard to read the line below the title… due to the editing.
Via Boy de Haas.

Isaac Asimov: The naked sun.
Bantam 1958.
Cover by Richard Powers.

1366 // Cenizas

•September 14, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice cover artwork for Cenizas, an album by Nicolas Jaar.

1365 // OKNOVOKGHT

•September 14, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Via OKNOVOKGHT.

1364 // Celestino Piatti

•September 7, 2020 • Leave a Comment

“Freii Fahrt- kei Schlangsschtoh.”
Illustrated by Celestino Piatti. Folder around 1965
Found via the impressive collection of typoswiss.

1363 // Timo Kuilder

•September 6, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice cover illustration for New Scientist about our biased brains and inside spread. Created by Timo Kuilder. Check out his amazing work!

1362 // Otto Dix

•September 4, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Impressive war machinery by Otto Dix: Der Krieg, 1914

1361 // Gert Albrecht

•September 2, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice head depiction by Gert Albrecht – with a rather irritating backstory though.

1360 // Roy Lichtenstein

•September 1, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Roy Lichtenstein: Preparedness (1968)

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1359 // Jur­ri­aan Schro­fer

•August 31, 2020 • Leave a Comment

What a wonderful eye pattern from 1962.
Created by the Dutch designer Jur­ri­aan Schro­fer (1926 – 1990).

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1358 // Science Year

•August 30, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice body depictions via Amy Collier.
Check out this Flickr-site for lots of interesting, vintage findings.

Illustrated Science, 1960s

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Science Year, 1968

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1357 // Loek Vugs

•August 29, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice one! By Loek Vugs – a designer and animator from the Netherlands.
Check out his website.

The Picture Plane
This animation was inspired by Scott McCloud’s ‘Picture Plane’ from the book ‘Understanding Comics’. The Picture Plane is a model in which you can see the transition between different visual styles. In this case from a realistic to a more iconic portrait.”

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1356 // The Illustrated Man

•August 29, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice head depiction on this edition of “The Illustrated Man” by Ray Bradbury.

Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1952
Cover Design: John Minton

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1355 // Suffolk Mind

•August 27, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nicely illustrated campaign by Silk Pearce for Suffolk Mind.
A deck of 60 cards featuring 21 illustrations describing emotional needs and resources, along with written statements and quotations.
More information here.

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1354 // Pleurer

•August 27, 2020 • Leave a Comment

Nice machinery. Found in a French magazine – quite a while ago – accompanying an article entitled «Mais qu’est-ce qui fait pleurer les hommes?» – “But what makes men cry?”
Thanks for sharing, Jenny.

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1 Jul 2017 – Éric La Blanche – illustrations Camille Besse

1353 // Robot Bar

•August 27, 2020 • Leave a Comment

This is funny! More here via Laughing Squid.

“A Cleverly Designed Vintage Wooden Robot Bar Inspired by the 1969 Apollo 11 Lunar Landing”

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