Liner Notes — Illoshow

Illoshow - Zachariah Mathre

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Illoshow - Zachariah Mathre

Illoshow 3: Remix is a showcase of album art re-imagined by local artists, designers, and illustrators. Curated by local illustrator and designer James O’Brien, Illoshow 3: Remix provides an unexpected take on both iconic and obscure album art seen through the lens of various Twin Cities artists. Each participant was asked to choose an album as a starting point, and was given the option to use the existing artwork in their concept or to change it completely. Zachariah Mathre Your design covers the original album cover completely. Did you use the original artwork for inspiration? If not, what did inspire your...

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Illoshow - James O'Brien

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Illoshow 3: Remix is a showcase of album art re-imagined by local artists, designers, and illustrators. Curated by local illustrator and designer James O’Brien, Illoshow 3: Remix provides an unexpected take on both iconic and obscure album art seen through the lens of various Twin Cities artists. Each participant was asked to choose an album as a starting point, and was given the option to use the existing artwork in their concept or to change it completely. James O’BrienWhy did you choose these records?I wanted to start with Elvis, convert some of his albums into portraits. I actually made 10...

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