Album Art

gallery shows

Raymond Pettibon Can't Help but Capture America's Cultural Zeitgeist

The prolific artist has two concurrent shows in New York right now.
Andrew Nunes
2.18.17
Music

15 Classic Album Covers Get Redesigned by Artists and Illustrators

15 great records from the last 30 years get fantastical reworkings in Hen’s Teeth Prints' <i>Fantasy 12"</i> project.
DJ Pangburn
10.11.16
Music

Revisit the Art of 90s London Rave Culture with the Underworld

Underworld created a classic 90s album but they also established a whole art movement.
DJ Pangburn
9.4.16
Holy Shit

DJ Khaled Reveals ‘Major Key’ Album Cover Which Is the Greatest Album Cover Maybe Ever

He’s in the jungle! There’s a lion! So many flowers!
Noisey Staff
6.24.16
Music

How TV on the Radio's 'Seeds' Entered Three Dimensions at a Tumblr IRL Event

For Tumblr IRL's first edition at Art Basel in Miami, former Liars drummer Julian Gross created a menagerie of multimedia artifacts from TVOTR's new album 'Seeds'.
DJ Pangburn
5.30.16
Features

Meet the Artists Behind Your Favorite Electronic Album Covers

Get to know the people designing artwork for Baauer, Fatima Al Qadiri, Kaytranada, and more.
Max Mertens
4.5.16
Album

Yeasayer Puts the Art in "Art Rock" with David Altmejd

Yeasayer is dropping its first album in five years, so we chatted with Chris Keating about building the album around fine art.
Beckett Mufson
3.30.16
Music

Nine Inch Nails Fans Get a Hand-Burned Art Book

Artist Russell Mills made 'Cargo In The Blood' to commemorate his collaboration with Trent Reznor, creating 2,000 limited-edition art books, each one with its own original artwork.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.29.16
Art

Dancehall Artist Who Inspired Major Lazer Graphics Gets A London Show

Wilfred Limonious isn’t well-known outside of Jamaica, but his album art has inspired generations of dancehall fans.
Gabrielle Bruney
3.27.16
Internet Exploring

This Instagram Is Dedicated to Seamless Mash Ups of Album Covers and Classic Art

Björk is as an alien art muse who has time-traveled from the past? Why not. Anything is possible on Instagram.
Daisy Jones
3.15.16
Design

How To Dress Well's New Album Package Brings Cave Painting Into The Future

Oval-X, the designers behind How to Dress Well's new album's sleek design package, discuss their elegant, surreal, and futuristic new work.
DJ Pangburn
2.16.16
Art

Legendary Fantasy Art Hits the Auction Block

Epic LOTR, Conan the Barbarian, and Flash Gordon sketches appear in Frank Frazetta's first solo auction, which comes five years after his passing.
Andrew Nunes
12.18.15
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