The Poster Art of Chris Shaw – Paper, Ink and Rock n’ Roll – Episode 3

The third episode of the short film documentary series “Paper, Ink and Rock n’ Roll – A History of Rock Posters” focuses on the original poster art of Chris Shaw, whose body of work includes paintings, backdrops & rock posters since the mid ‘80’s. Chris creates posters using a myriad of styles and techniques, from hand-inked illustrations, to deeply layered digital collages. He has made dozens of posters for Bill Graham Presents and the Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco. Currently he works with many bands and venues worldwide from his studio in Oakland, CA and is the Creative Director for the Moonalice poster series. To Learn more about Chris, please visit: www.chrisshawstudio.com

This film was Directed by Photographer/Film Maker Jay Blakesberg and Co-Produced with Alexandra Fischer artist and Co-Creative Director for the Moonalice poster series.

See over 200 posters Chris has designed for Moonalice at MoonalicePosters.com.

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Documentary film about the Moonalice poster series at the 4/20 Annual Gathering of the Tribe April 20, 2014 @ Slim’s in San Francisco, CA. Featuring Moonalice (Roger McNamee, Pete Sears, Barry Sless, John Molo), David Nelson, and Jason Crosby & Friends, Wavy Gravy & Steve Parish.

Just released June 6 – Very limited number of 2014 4/20 “Gathering of the Tribe” Poster Set + a selection of previous individual 4/20 posters!! Get it at: http://bit.ly/moonalice-posters-merch

Featuring the poster art of Alexandra Fischer, Carolyn Ferris, Chris Shaw, Chuck Sperry, Claude Shade, Darrin Brenner, Dave Hunter, David Singer, Dennis Larkins, Dennis Loren, Gary Grimshaw, Gary Houston, George & Patricia Sargent, Grace Slick, John Mavroudis, John Seabury, Lauren Yurkovich, Lee Conklin, Prairie Prince, Ron Donovan, Stanley Mouse, Wendy Wright, Wes Wilson & Winston Smith.

Directed by Jay Blakesberg. Edited by Andrew Feigl.
Executive Producer: Roger McNamee.

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4/20/14 Moonalice poster (M695) by Chris Shaw

420 Gathering of the Tribe
April 20, 2014 Slim’s, San Francisco, CA
Moonalice poster by Chris Shaw

Moonalice Art Director Chris Shaw designed a fantastic poster for the 420 Gathering of the Tribe on Easter Sunday at Slim’s in San Francisco! This is Chris’s 188th poster for Moonalice, and included in an incredible 18 poster set, a gift to each attendee.

Moonalice 420 Gathering of the Tribe 2014 poster set

Additional information about the 420 Gathering of the Tribe available on MoonalicePosters.com and Moonalice.com.

Feel free to share the event with your friends on Facebook.

Doors Open at 4pm – ALL AGES SHOW – tick­ets: $4.20

Directions

Slim’s 333 11th Street, San Francisco

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