Tag Archives: art books

  • ‘Art of Atari’ Showcases Atari Artwork in One Place

    ‘Art of Atari’ Showcases Atari Artwork in One Place

    Atari video games have reached a cultural ascendancy that’s hard to top at this point, thanks to the sturdiness of the games and perennial nostalgia for video arcades. But what about all the great artwork that used to adorn arcade cabinets, cartridges, and other marketing materials for the games? It’s that sometimes-forgotten art that is […]

  • ‘Craig Drake Volume 1′: Book Collects Movie Poster Artist’s Work (Pics)

    ‘Craig Drake Volume 1′: Book Collects Movie Poster Artist’s Work (Pics)

    Craig Drake is an artist, illustrator, and graphic designer formerly employed by LucasFilm (and many of his designs are still commissioned by the company to this day) who specializes in distinctively futuristic art based on pop culture – particularly movies. Now, a book of his art has been released for purchase.  It’s called, Craig Drake Volume […]

  • ‘Cocktails of the Movies': Mixed Drinks From Classic Films

    ‘Cocktails of the Movies': Mixed Drinks From Classic Films

    If you’ve ever watched A Clockwork Orange and wanted to try a Moloko Plus, I’ve got good news and bad news: Bad news first, there’s a 50/50 chance you’re a sociopath. But the good news is that there’s a new book of cocktail recipes featuring the Moloko Plus and many other cocktails from famous movies, […]

  • ‘Every Person in New York’ by Jason Polan

    ‘Every Person in New York’ by Jason Polan

    In what seems a surefire way to disappoint everyone, illustrator Jason Polan has titled a new book of his illustrations Every Person in New York. This is despite the fact that New York City has a population of more than 8.4 million people, and Polan’s book has illustrations of only 30,000 of them! OK, so […]

  • ‘Louis Vuitton Windows’ Showcases Brand’s Famous Window Displays

    ‘Louis Vuitton Windows’ Showcases Brand’s Famous Window Displays

    As a brand, one of the defining characteristics of Louis Vuitton is the elaborate series of window displays found in the front of its stores. Now, the company is celebrating this tradition with a book all about the famous displays – but in typical Vuitton fashion it’s not a book that’s likely to be picked […]

  • ‘Andy Warhol. Polaroids': Book Features Snapshots by the Artist

    ‘Andy Warhol. Polaroids': Book Features Snapshots by the Artist

    There was no Instagram in Andy Warhol‘s day, although you don’t have to be a serious Warhol scholar to figure out he would have loved it. But there were Polaroid cameras, and Warhol predictably took a real shine to the instant photography technology, taking a wide variety of Polaroids from the time he first got […]