4 episodes

Record covers seem to have punctuated our lives in so many ways. They remind us of where we were, what we were doing, who we were with. They mark our student days, our holidays, our growing up and our coming of age.Welcome to the art of the album podcast, brought to you by Hypergallery. In each episode we will be interviewing an artist, photographer or designer responsible for some of the most memorable cover images, and some of the most unusual treasures to have graced record releases in the last seven decades.

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Record covers seem to have punctuated our lives in so many ways. They remind us of where we were, what we were doing, who we were with. They mark our student days, our holidays, our growing up and our coming of age.Welcome to the art of the album podcast, brought to you by Hypergallery. In each episode we will be interviewing an artist, photographer or designer responsible for some of the most memorable cover images, and some of the most unusual treasures to have graced record releases in the last seven decades.

    Man Of Miracles

    Man Of Miracles

    In this episode of the art of the album podcast Leon Rosenblatt shares his memories of creating the cover image for Man of Miracles by Styx, release in 1974.

    Man of Miracles art print

    • 10 min
    The Party's Over

    The Party's Over

    In this episode of the art of the album podcast Emily talks to artist James Marsh about his cover image for The Party's Over by Talk Talk, release in 1981.

    Full video interview with studio tour on YouTube
    The Party's Over art print

    • 17 min
    Exhibition Special | 5 YEARS: To The Power of Bowie

    Exhibition Special | 5 YEARS: To The Power of Bowie

    Episode 2 breaks with format to bring you an exhibition special, featuring five artists who have come together to celebrate David Bowie on the five year anniversary of his death.

    Our exhibition, 5 YEARS: To The Power Of Bowie, gives us pause to think about Bowie as influence and inspiration for artists of his time up to present day, and the opportunity to explore of the ideas that arose from this bringing together of this lose collective of artists.

    You can visit the exhibition, anytime, online at hypergallery.com/collections/powerofbowie and you can view the full conversation between Hypergallery’s Emily and artist/curator Vincent McEvoy on YouTube, where you will find all of our video podcasts and interviews.

    • 18 min
    Performance and Cocktails

    Performance and Cocktails

    In this inaugural episode of the art of the album podcast Emily talks to photographer Scarlet Page about her cover image for Performance and Cocktails by the Stereophonics, release in 1999.

    Full video interview with studio tour on YouTube
    Performance and Cocktails art print

    • 13 min