Sunday, November 22, 2009
Art Auction Poster Concepts
I've been commissioned to draw a poster for an auction benefiting a gallery here in town. It's an annual event and it's always good fun for a good cause. For me, the best possible scenario is one in which I'm told to produce something with virtually no prerequisites. Of course, the ideas had to advertise the auction itself, but the approach was left entirely up to me. I find I'm at my best when I'm left to run wild and free, because as the old saying goes, "Let your illustrators run wild and free." Here are some of the concepts. My favorite is the Jacques Louis David parody (he's one of my favorite).