Lost Between The Pages

Jul 21, 2011

(via Alex Steinweiss Dies at 94 - Originated Artistic Album Covers - NYTimes.com)
"“It was such a simple idea, really, that an image would become attached  to a piece of music,” said Paula Scher, who designed record covers for  Columbia in the 1970s and is now a partner in the design company  Pentagram. “When you look at your music collection today on your iPod, you are looking at Alex Steinweiss’s big idea.” http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/20/business/media/alex-steinweiss-originator-of-artistic-album-covers-dies-at-94.html?_r=3

(via Alex Steinweiss Dies at 94 - Originated Artistic Album Covers - NYTimes.com)

"“It was such a simple idea, really, that an image would become attached to a piece of music,” said Paula Scher, who designed record covers for Columbia in the 1970s and is now a partner in the design company Pentagram. “When you look at your music collection today on your iPod, you are looking at Alex Steinweiss’s big idea.”