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Olbinski Posters for Performing Artsby Richard Wilde
Synopses & Reviews
This is the first full-scale publication to celebrate Olbinski and his exceptional ability to depict the world of performing arts and entertainment in his own unique form. Olbinski's posters dare the viewer to explore beyond the surface and seek out the often overlooked surrounding scene.
Book News Annotation:
Reproduced in full-page color plates in an oversized format (10.5x14.5"), Polish artist Olbinski's surreal, richly colored, and evocative posters for circuses, jazz festivals, operas, theater performances, and other events are beautifully presented in this volume. The posters date from 1974-2004. Short appreciations of the artist are included by various critics. The volume concludes with a summary of the artist's training and awards and a chronology of exhibitions. Not indexed.
Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Olbinski combines painting, illustration, graphic design, typography, and stage design into poignant and memorable images, revealing his exceptional ability to depict the world of performing arts and entertainment in his own unique form.
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