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  • Saturday, February 26, 2011
  • Noise That Matters
    The Rock Poster: from Advert to Merch
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Workshop Room

A roundtable discussion focusing on the evolution of rock art posters from advertisement to collectible merchandise featuring:

Jason Munn (The Small Stakes): founded in 2003, the Small Stakes is an Oakland based independent design studio, producing nationally and internationally commissioned work in a range of print materials, including book covers, album packing. His first book, The Small Stakes, was published in 2010.

Justin McNeall (Secret Serpents): Secret Serpents merges art and band management. Representing artists like Alan Forbes and an independent record label, Secret Serpents has organized and managed tour poster series for bands including The Melvins, The New Pornographers and Faith No More.

Terrence Ryan (Lil Tuffy): A San Francisco based designer and screen-printer, Tuffy has been making posters since 2002 and has curated the Noise Pop Poster Series since 2004. Notable work includes CBGB’s 30th Anniversary poster and, most recently, the Pavement reunion tour.