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No One Told Me Not to Do This : Selected Screenprints 2009-2015 (Paperback) (Jay Ryan)
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"Jay Ryan takes the germ of an idea and makes it uniquely great. His genius is in knowing what matters and what doesn't." ?Steve Albini
The third book from the iconic underground poster artist, selected from work made between 2009 and 2015.
This third collection of Ryan's "greatest hits" features prints made between 2009?2015, including posters for bands such as Andrew Bird, Shellac, My Morning Jacket, Sonic Youth, Dinosaur Jr., Hum, St. Vincent, and others. With an introduction by master illustrator Aaron Horkey, this volume comprises 200 screen prints with commentary and original drawings used in the screen-printing process.
Jay Ryan has been making screen-printed concert posters in Chicago since 1995. He served as vice president of the American Poster Institute from 2002?2007. In 2007, Crain's Chicago Business named Ryan to their prestigious "40 Under 40" list, and the following year, Time Out Chicago named him a "Chicago Cultural Hero."