Portable Grindhouse

by Jacques Boyreau

Portable Grindhouse

  • ISBN-13: 9781560979692
  • Author(s): Jacques Boyreau
  • Editor(s): Jacques Boyreau
  • Subject: Illustration & commercial art
  • Publisher: Fantagraphics
  • Imprint: Fantagraphics
  • Publication Date: 07-01-2010
  • Format: p/b

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£17.99
Here is the revenge of another cast-off analogue format. Like vinyl before it, VHS is once again part of aesthetic culture, and this book celebrates the anarchic design art of those early VHS boxes. Slipcased in a facsimile video box and containing almost 100 full-colour reproductions of the most louche, decadent, minimo-pervo artwork to ever grace a VHS case, this collection will delight cinephiles and art lovers alike. Features such movies as From Beyond, Penitentiary II, Cop Killers, Escape from Death Row and Cocaine Wars.
About the book

Here is the revenge of another cast-off analogue format. Like vinyl before it, VHS is once again part of aesthetic culture, and this book celebrates the anarchic design art of those early VHS boxes. Slipcased in a facsimile video box and containing almost 100 full-colour reproductions of the most louche, decadent, minimo-pervo artwork to ever grace a VHS case, this collection will delight cinephiles and art lovers alike. Features such movies as From Beyond, Penitentiary II, Cop Killers, Escape from Death Row and Cocaine Wars.

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