Peter Max Illustrator/Graphic artist 1937- STILL ALIVE! 76 YRS OLD
Pop art/Neo Expressionism Color: bright, bold, intense Shapes: dramatic, simplified expresses an emotion
Studied art and astronomy One of the most famous of all living artist's Pop culture icon Has touched almost every phase of American culture
Official artist for the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics 2006 Turin Olympics
Official Artist of 5 Super Bowls World Cup USA The World Series The U.S. Open The Indy 500 The NYC Marathon The Kentucky Derby Grammy Awards
44 Obama's (44 th president) painted for six U.S. Presidents Art is on display in Presidential Libraries and in U.S. Embassies.
Painted our Lady Liberty annually since America's Bicentennial In 2000 a collage of his Liberties adorned over 145 million Verizon phone books.
His art has flown the skies on a Continental Airlines Boeing 777 Jet. His art installations include an amazing 600-ft stage for the Woodstock Music Festival A giant mural for the Winter Olympics 10-ft guitars for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Project goals: 1.Recognize peter max 2.Create a unique peter max-ish project
Project goals: 3. Use geometric and Geometric shapes 4. Use repetition to create interest
Project goals: 5. Theme: pick an inspirational word 6. Color: sets the mood for theme bright, bold color value (mix, blend colors)