Cover art is the illustration or photograph on the outside of a published product such as a book (often on a dust jacket), magazine, comic book, video game (box art), DVD, CD, videotape, or music album. The art has a primarily commercial function, i.e. to promote the product it is displayed on, but can have also have an aesthetic function, and may be artistically connected to the product, such as with art by the creator of the product.
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... Cover art was by William O'Connor, with interior art by Steve Belledin, Leonardo Borazio, Steve Ellis, Wayne England, Jason A ... The front cover art was by Ralph Horsley and the back cover art was by Zoltan Boros Gabor Szikszai, with interior art by Dave Allsop, Ralph Beisner ...
... The cover was designed by Mark Wilkinson, who had created all of Marillion's artwork until Fish's departure, and has continued to work with Fish since then ... The cover shows close-ups of the faces of the couple that also features on the cover of Vigil in a Wilderness of Mirrors with an hourglass between them ... The back-cover features an illustration of an atomic explosion inside the hourglass ...
... Low Men Album of the Year Won Best Adult Contemporary Album Won Best Cover Art Won "Better Be Home Soon" Song of the Year Won 1992 Woodface Album of the Year Nominated Best Group Nominated Best Cover Art ...
... ratings Review scores Source Rating About.com Allmusic Sputnik Music The cover art of this album is taken from The Wave, a sandstone rock formation in Arizona, USA ... The album's cover art was taken by a local Houston photographer, who sent them his portfolio of pictures to choose from the eventual cover art was the ...
... Album cover for Are You Experienced? by The Jimi Hendrix Experience Album cover for The Beatles' "White Album" Book cover for Uezdnoe, by Yevgeny Zamyatin, 1916 Book cover for The Real Mother Goose, 1916,Blanche ...
Famous quotes containing the words art and/or cover:
“The Hacker Ethic: Access to computersand anything which might teach you something about the way the world worksshould be unlimited and total.
Always yield to the Hands-On Imperative!
All information should be free.
Mistrust authoritypromote decentralization.
Hackers should be judged by their hacking, not bogus criteria such as degrees, age, race, or position.
You can create art and beauty on a computer.
Computers can change your life for the better.”
—Steven Levy, U.S. writer. Hackers, ch. 2, The Hacker Ethic, pp. 27-33, Anchor Press, Doubleday (1984)
“Now folks, I hereby declare the first church of Tombstone, which aint got no name yet or no preacher either, officially dedicated. Now I dont pretend to be no preacher, but Ive read the Good Book from cover to cover and back again, and I nary found one word agin dancin. So well commence by havin a dad blasted good dance.”
—Samuel G. Engel (19041984)