Psychedelic posters by Victor Moscoso
Psychedelic posters by Victor Moscoso. Spanish artist Victor Moscoso was born 1936 in Oleiros. Victor Moscoso studied art at Cooper Union in New York City and at Yale University, then he moved to San Francisco in 1959. He graduated from San Francisco Art Institute. He is famous for creating colorful psychedelic rock posters, advertisements and underground comix in San Francisco during the 1960s and 1970s. His art was influenced by painter Josef Albers, one of his teachers at Yale. He was the first of the rock poster artists to use photographic collage in many of his posters. Moscoso currently lives in San Francisco.
Moscoso’s comix and poster work has continued up to the present and includes album covers for musicians such as Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Herbie Hancock, and David Grisman. He also created art for use on t-shirts, billboards, animated commercials for radio stations (for which he received 2 CLIO’s) and more.