Inspiration: Alvin Lustig 1915 – 1955




Years ago I found this book of poems (the one above) in a crummy old book store in London and fell in love with the colours and design, I still haven’t read it! I bought it for the jacket. Yep, I’m all about the packaging… Over the years I have picked up a few more Alvin Lustig ‘covers’ and have seen even more on the interweb. There is something about his work that I find alluring β€” it’s bold and simple, always strangely creative and free and his use of colour is fantastic, his book jackets must have jumped off the shelves back then.


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