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Peter Max. 1937 -. Peter Max’s unusual childhood contributed to his vision and artwork. Max was born in Europe but grew up in China. After adventures with his family through the Tibetin Mountains, India, Africa, and Israel, Peter’s family moved to America.

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Peter Max

1937 -


Peter Max’s unusual childhood contributed to his vision and artwork.

Max was born in Europe but grew up in China. After adventures with his family through the Tibetin Mountains, India, Africa, and Israel, Peter’s family moved to America.

As a child Peter dreamed of the America he imagined, made up of comic books, radio broadcasts, swing, jazz, freedom, and creativity.


After completing high school and art school, Peter was interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


Peter rose to prominence with his interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.COSMIC 60’s style work, which featured strong lines and bold color combinations.


Pan Am Airlines interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.

1969


Poster Art in the 1960’s interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


Influenced by Art Nouveau interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.

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Inspired by Comic books

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Similar to Pop Art

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Psychedelic Poster Art


What kind of shapes do you see? interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


Geometric and Free Form interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


What kind of Lines do you see? interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


Fluid Organic Lines interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


Subject Matter interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


“Love” Poster interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.

1970

Most Famous Image of Max’s


Later work features interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.Radial Symmetry

CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT

1968


KALEIDESCOPIC LIPS interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.

1967


“Peace” 1970 interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.


Peace Corps 1970 interested in commercial illustration and graphic arts.



Assignment: Peter Max’s Psychedelic style

Create a 8.5”x11” Design using Radial Symmetry based on the cosmic work of Peter Max.

Your piece should include

Bright colors

Multiple geometric and free-form shapes along with other cosmic elements.

Real Life elements (at least 3) One element should be created from the tracing technique.


Peter Max Radial Symmetry Design Peter Max’s Psychedelic style

Uses radial symmetry 10 pts

Features Bright Colors 10 pts

Geometric Shapes 10 pts

Free Form Shapes 10 pts

Cosmic elements are evident 10 pts

Three real life elements 30 pts

Recognizable objects (10 pts each)

Tracing technique 10pts

Interesting Composition 10 pts

Is it balanced? (5 pts)

Does the piece flow? (5 pts)


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