Victor Gadino, sexy sailors & classy pin-up girls
I’m happy and honored to have been asked to create the Pines Party Poster this year. Hand signed copies of the poster will be for sale soon. Get your sailor hats, hula skirts and coconut bras ready!
Victor is an award-winning artist who holds an MFA from Pratt Institute. His work has appeared in the promotion of the top clients of the corporate, publishing, and entertainment worlds, such as; Sony, Seagrams, RJ Reynolds, American Express, General Foods, Playboy, Hearst, Random House, Harper Collins, NBC, Time Warner, Paramount, United Artists, MGM, Lucas Films, Disney, and Universal, to name a few.
Awards received include one from The Hollywood Reporter for his work on prominent movie posters. He received the second place drawing award in the Art Renewal Center’s 2009 Annual International Competition. He has created album covers for various artists, posters for Broadway plays, and collectables for the Bradford Exchange, and Franklin Mint.
His work has been featured in publications including; Communication Art’s Illustration Annual 50 for which he won an Award of Excellence, Society of Illustrators Annual 43, Direct Art Magazine Volume 14, Aphrodisia II -The Art of the Female Form, Treasures from the Permanent Collection of the Leslie Lohman Foundation-All Saints Press, Powerfully Beautiful- Firehouse Studio Publication, and Dirty Little Drawings, and Stripped published by Bruno Gmunder.
He accepts portrait commissions and his work can be found in the collections of George Lucas, Clint Eastwood, Alan Alda, Mr. & Mrs Andrew Tisch, Mr. & Mrs. Henry Kravis and other prominent New York City families.
June 7, 2014