Album Artifact - Volume 1
Album Artifact: Iconic Album Covers Re-imagined as 12×12 Pixel Art
Volume 1 contains 100 album covers from 1960-2013 featuring classic LPs by The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Talking Heads, The Clash, Beastie Boys and dozens more. Each one has been lovingly reconstructed using only a 12 x 12 pixel canvas. Includes full index at the end.
8x8" 116 pages, full color
Perfect bound softcover book
Second Edition, published 2014
By Marc Beaudette
How far can you boil something down until you reach it’s core essence? What does it take to create something new while still keeping the integrity of the original source material?
This project explores the relationship of iconography and color placement. Sometimes the mind can focus better when you blur your eyes.