Synopses & Reviews
From the coauthor of the smash success Art of Modern Rock comes its impish sibling, a compact volume ofdynamic rock posters. Filled with classic hits from the original volume plus loads of new material, Art of Modern Rock Mini #1: AZ is reformatted into a witty, giftable alphabet-book package. From "Anarchy" to "Zombie," all the key poster tropes and genres are covered. Designed for rock fans, art and design aficionados, and poster collectors alike, this mini spin-off is perfectly poised to reach legions of young (and young at heart) fans and new enthusiasts for the most enduring visual artifact and collectible of current musicthe rock poster.
About the Author
Dennis King is an internationally recognized authority on vintage rock and roll posters; contemporary posters, graphics, and screenprints, and Japanese pop culture artifacts. He maintains one of the largest private poster collections in the world and is regularly called upon by publications, libraries, and museums worldwide for authentication and historical commentary. King operates the D.King Gallery in Berkeley, Calif., which services an extensive poster-related Web site at www.dking-gallery.com, and sponsors the highly respected informational site rockpostercollector.com. He is coauthor of Art of Modern Rock: The Poster Explosion.