Pop art is a distinct form of expression, and it can be very colorful and vibrant. This form of art is popular among people across the world. It appeals to both the young and the old equally. The older generation remembers their favorite music bands when they see these posters; the younger generation loves to hang them on their bedroom walls or collect them as souvenirs. The best part of pop art is that it sticks to no language and can cross the boundaries of nations with its appeal and message.
Peter Max- spreading the love and passion for pop art
Peter Max is a well-known and much-respected figure in the world of pop art. He has been in the field for more than 50 years. He has created inspirational pieces of art around the globe. Agents from major museums and galleries always agree to the point that his exhibitions always have an overwhelming response from art lovers. He stole hearts with his patterns, styles and bold images across the world during his five decades of artwork creations. He has also worked on cosmic art where astronomical elements have influenced his work.
A childhood passion for painting
The love for art began in early childhood where his mom and dad encouraged him to pursue art. Ever since he has been creating outstanding pieces presenting them to the world. He is known to have been the mastermind behind some of the most iconic artwork pieces the world has ever since. He has been lucky to travel the world with his parents. He has lived in China, Israel, and the USA. His travels have inspired his works of art as well. He has trained under some of the best painters in the art world. His work is still an inspiration to both the present and the future generations who look up to his work as a painter.
More than just pop art
Besides pop art, he has painted the portrait of six Presidents in the USA till date. He has been the official artist for Grammy Awards, Super Bowl and other major events in the field of sports and entertainment. He is open to artwork on all surfaces, and he excels in color, themes, and diversity. He is the man behind the music poster revolution that evolved in the 1960s to 1970s. Till date, his music posters are widely-sought after collectibles across the world. Despite being in the field of artwork for 50 years or so, he is still going strong and shows no signs of stopping. His Facebook profile has comments and likes from fans across the world. He is dedicated to his passion for art and painting. Every idea that comes to his mind gets transformed into an amazing form of art.
Besides art, Peter Max is an active environmentalist and creates works with messages to save and protect the environment. He also is a political activist and has created artwork with strong social messages. He spreads the message of recycling and the need to stop killing fishes and animals due to pollution.