• Light, Smoke, and Acid: John Van Hamersveld on His Psychedelic Posters

    On January 8, 2015, IFA PhD Candidate Elizabeth Buhe sat down with John Van Hamersveld in his Rancho Palos Verdes studio to discuss his work as a graphic designer, and, in particular, his 1960s psychedelic posters designed for Pinnacle Productions.  EB: To start, why don’t you tell me a little about your artistic formation. JVH: I was guided into graphic…