Friday, March 11, 2016

Roger Dean

Roger Dean is best known as an album cover artist for bands like Yes, Badger, Uriah Heap and a myriad of others. With the possible exception of Hipgnosis and Peter Saville, Dean's work is the most recognizable in the genre. His architectural work may not be as well known yet his inimitable style puts him in a class with Frank Lloyd Wright and Mid Century master Joseph Eichler. Dean's pod chair was featured in Stanley Kubrick's Clockwork Orange. But no word can express his work like his work: