Tag: Art

Tidy Little Numbers by Pete McKee

Whilst checking out the Pete McKee website, I noticed this interesting open edition print – Tidy Little Numbers. It's a print taken from the Teenage Kicks selection, featured a 'Bovver' boy (and girl), not to mention an old school Mini. You can have it for your wall for £30. Incidentally, […]

1960s National Portrait Gallery posters

Digging about last night on the National Portrait Gallery website, I found two very tasty posters at reasonable prices – exhibition posters for Twiggy and Beatles to Bowie: The 60s exposed. The Beatles to Bowie poster is from the exhibition that took place over 2009/2010 and features a 60s image […]

Keep Calm and Scoot On poster

 Just when you thought the whole 'Keep Calm' thing had gone away, someone produces a version that might just appeal to this particular fraternity – the Keep Calm and Scoot On poster. It is part of a series of designs aimed at encouraging people to keep doing the things they […]

Two Hours Past Bedtime by Shag

Two Hours Past Bedtime by Shag

Not as risque as it sounds, the original Two Hours Past Bedtime by Shag was originally part of the Playboy Redux: Contemporary Artists Interpret the Iconic Playboy Bunny exhibition earlier this year. But now you can secure yourself a limited edition print of it.

Lord Dunsby – new website

The Lord Dunsby illustration site has had a makeover – and now has an online store. On the site you'll find a mass of mod-friendly and retro images and illustrations, as well as a link to the new webstore, which has a number of prints for sale, including the Serge […]

Mathieu Vullo vintage-style artwork

A link to the artwork of Mathieu Vullo popped into my inbox this morning – and I'm more than happy to pass it on. The website has plenty of art and illustration inspired by the 50s and 60s, everything from strange animals to the 60s incarnation of the Rolling Stones. […]

eBay watch: The Sixties

Here's something very interesting, The Sixties, published in 1973 by Sociopack Publications. It's a pack rather than a book, comprising of loose leaf illustrated textsheets covering Pop Art, Fashion, Architecture, Cinema, Literature, Fashion and Pop Music, including features on the likes of Mary Quant, Jean Shrimpton, Hockney, The Beatles, Warhol. […]

This Is Tomorrow catalogue reprint

A while back, some people mentioned they'd like to see more art on the site. Not the 'painting of scooters' or 'Twiggy on a canvas' kind of mass-produced art, but serious, collectible art from the midcentury era. Well, a rather convenient starting point has just returned – the This Is […]