Bob Staake

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Bob Staake is an American poster artist, editorial and childrens book illustrator who creates bold graphic work that is greatly influenced by the aesthetic of mid-20th century graphic design.

“By appreciating and understanding the sensibilities of the countless European poster artist of the Mid-20th Century, Staake’s goal in his own poster graphics has been to pay visual homage to the aesthetic, to keep it alive, and to make it viable as 21st Century graphic design.”

Here is a selection of some of his work:

Published by Ross

Ross grew up on the wrong side of the Jukskei. He studied at Vega and was awarded the Top Student prize at his graduation. After working as a freelancer for four years, he founded Nicework with Ben Vorster. He has a penchant for Scandinavian wood furniture and really nice shirts. He is open to bribery- all iPads are welcome. He also likes chocolate cake and is happily married.

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