George Lois

I wasn’t quite aware of the impact George Lois had on both the advertising world as well as popular culture in his day. The man for which Don Draper (Mad Men) is supposed to be based upon; I’ve found him to be extraordinarily interesting and ahead of his time. I read an article in the New York Magazine that discusses his 12 favorite Esquire covers (he was a consultant for the magazine) that he conceptualized. Absolutely mind-blowing what he was saying with the images he chose to put on the cover of Esquire.

a truly fantastic read… enjoy http://nymag.com/daily/entertainment/2010/02/esquire_covers.html#photo=1

My favorite cover of his…

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~ by amoralgrey on March 14, 2010.

One Response to “George Lois”

  1. talk about a picture being worth 1,000 words. i look at this cover and have an endless amount of things that i’d want to say or make a comment amount, and yet all i can do is stare.

    remarkable.

    brilliant.

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