Influenced by old rave, punk, and metal show flyer aesthetics, the San Francisco-based artist examines what has come before him in order to not only inform his creations, but also to reconstruct into new, head-turning compositions.
Hey, Philly: How about a lesson in perspective? Artist Scott Albrecht isn’t interested in the moving parts that sway them, those stimulating variables we unwittingly absorb; he’s interested in how we exert them as members of a sentient community.
Scott Albrecht's work is a realized cooperation of his artistic trainings (formal and passed-down; digital and tangible) and his day-to-day motions. The clickable meets the material meets the unscripted, essentially, via woodworking, graphic design, collaging and the pairing of ink and paper.
In our second installment of "Wooden Toy" Kris Evans chats up Josh Manoles, who has worked for RVCA and Element Skateboards as a graphic designer and who is continually influenced by skateboarding's ability to make you look at the world differently.
We chat with Lawrence Azzerad about Red Bull's month-long music festival, having the rare opportunity to speak to the city of Los Angeles at large through the festival's poster designs, and why there is something really crucial about having a proper visual representation for the music.