Joshua Roberton

Joshua Roberton

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'Old Friend' Screenprinted art edition by Ivan Solyaev

Black Dragon Press collaborate for the second time with Russian artist Ivan Solyaev, releasing a brilliant companion piece to 2019's 'XVII'.

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KHRUANGBIN gig poster by MURUGIAH

Murugiah, master of bold colour and surrealist composition, releases a unique artist’s proof edition of his superb Khruangbin poster artwork.

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Onibaba and Kuroneko, screenprinted alt. movie posters by Takato Yamamoto

Dark City Gallery go to the source, employing a revered Japanese artist whose roots lie in the ukiyo-e tradition to create posters for Kaneto Shindô's iconic horror films

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VITA by Malika Favre

The Butterfly Effect reimagined: Malika Favre turns her illustrious anniversary cover artwork for The New Yorker into a beautiful new screenprinted art edition

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The Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy - a poster series by Matt Ferguson

With Matt Ferguson’s standout poster set complete, we thought it a great opportunity to ask Vice Press a few questions about handling film poster licences, meeting collectors expectations, and what it takes to make something new out of something so well known.

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The Red Shoes, screenprint edition by Laurent Durieux and Dark City Gallery

The renowned Belgian illustrator and long established UK gallery team up to fulfil a near decade long quest: to create the very first officially licensed alt. movie poster for one of Powell & Pressburger's all-time classics.

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Watership Down by Sam Chivers & Black Dragon Press

Evoking a moment of still tension amid the hidden pathways of a familiar English countryside, with their new screenprint edition Sam Chivers and Black Dragon Press invite us into the half-lit world of Richard Adams’ literary classic.

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Paranoia Agent by Ethan Sharp.

Ethan Sharp set the bar high with his posters for Perfect Blue and Metropolis. With his third release, Paranoia Agent, that trend continues, as he deliveries arguably his most ambitious and complex screenprint yet.

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Fantasy screenprint editions by Marylou Faure.

On a first outing with French illustrator Marylou Faure, we had the great pleasure of screenprinting a series of new art editions, each one full of the artist’s signature use of colour, strength of line, and unmistakeable character.

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Fruit Bowl by Choo is beautiful and bright, and a great reason to talk about ink mixing.

Black Dragon Press has again teamed up with Melbourne artist Choo, this time to release an art print that is full to the brim with bold colour and immediate appeal. With a print where colour is key, we thought it a fine opportunity to talk you through what it takes to mix those punchy colours.

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Blending Realities: NFT and printed editions by VEXX.

In melding the worlds of physical and digital art, Belgian artist VEXX asks the question —Do these two realities really need to exist in mutual estrangement? With the rise of the NFT set against an undiminished love for the physical thing to hold and to hang.

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The Clash, Bond International 40th anniversary limited edition silkscreened poster.

In 1981, The Clash cemented their cultural status as The Only Band That Matters, when they played an unprecedented 17 shows at the Bonds International Casino in Times Square,

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Late Spring & Early Summer by Katherine Lam.

With a new pair of screen printed posters, Black Dragon Press and Katherine Lam explore the subtle gravitas of Yasujirō Ozu’s first two titles in the Noriko Trilogy.

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Playing Cards Gold Editions by Mahdieh Farhadkiaei

Iranian artist Mahdieh Farhadkiaei has worked with Black Dragon Press to deliver a second edition of her effortlessly elegant, deceptively questioning, playing card screenprints.

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Sound of Metal by La Boca.

Scintillating concept and sublime execution are the order of the day for La Boca’s official Sound of Metal poster.

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Agatha Christie's Evil Under the Sun edition by WBYK

Black Dragon Press revisits the Agatha Christie classics, this time with WBYK at the artwork helm.

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Is blue the deepest colour? Moonlight by Malika Favre.

In her new screenprint edition, Malika Favre’s colour palette delivers a trenchant exposé of the Barry Jenkins film. Yet in the blue alone, there is even more to find.

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Lake Shore Drive II (Night) by Murugiah

The vividly colourful mind of Murugiah has been a fascinating place for us to visit. We have journeyed through some far reach, via this new print edition.

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Metropolis screen print poster by Ethan Sharp.

Following on from his masterful Perfect Blue, Ethan Sharp has created a highly charged poster for Rintaro’s Metropolis.

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Jurassic Park by Bella Grace.

Bella Grace has created a superb Jurassic Park poster for Vice Press, which explores the classic Spielberg film via a series of iconic scenes and locations. Naturally, T-rex holds dominion, but what would a great Jurassic Park poster be without her snarling involvement?