Talk Thursday, 14 September 2017

Art of Hipgnosis and the Album Cover

Discover the stories behind Pink Floyd's iconic album covers with their Creative Director Aubry 'Po' Powell.

  • Thursday, 14 September 2017

  • The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

  • Tickets cost £15.00

Art of Hipgnosis and the Album Cover photo

Creative Director of Pink Floyd, Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell co-founded the design agency Hipgnosis in 1967 with the late Storm Thorgerson, going on to create some of the most innovative and surreal record cover art of the 1960s, 70s and 80s for many of the big name rock bands of the era, including the famed Dark Side of the Moon with Pink Floyd. Join him in celebration of the 50th anniversary year of the founding of Hipgnosis for a discussion of his work with Pink Floyd and others creating some of the most well-known images of the album age.

Includes wine reception.