The Rock Poster Art of Todd Slater. Todd Slater is one of the world’s leading contemporary artists for rock poster art, with every new release selling out in a matter of minutes.
Operating out of a converted garage studio on the outskirts of Austin, Texas, Slater is as prolific as he is piercingly inventive.
In less than a decade since graduating from art school, he has created literally hundreds of dazzling posters featuring the music industry’s hottest acts, including The White Stripes, The Foo Fighters, Radiohead and The Killers, to mention just a few. He draws his inspiration directly from each artist’s music, translating the sounds into gut instincts or vibes that drive colour selection and design schemes.
The Rock Poster Art of Todd Slater
Now with an impressive back catalogue to showcase, Slater has entrusted Flood Gallery Publishing with producing his first book, presenting a varied menagerie of his best work, cataloguing it by year as his style and influences have evolved.
The Rock Poster Art Of Todd Slater brings together some of his greatest works, bound within a luxurious 288 page hardback book.
Todd Slater is an American poster artist who specializes in concert posters for indie and mainstream rock musicians. The many acts for whom he has produced posters include Jack White, Widespread Panic, Ween, Avett Brothers, Pearl Jam, Arctic Monkeys, Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age, Dave Matthews,Black Keys, Primus, Muse and Neil Young. He also produces film posters for the specialist Mondo Gallery in Austin, Texas, USA.
A limited edition fine art print of Todd Slater’s Goldfinger Mondo film poster was sold at auction by Christie’s in October 2013 for $3,294 US.