Max, Peter

Max, Peter,

1937–, American artist, b. Berlin. Max is noted for his undulating graphic designs in bright, vibrating colors. His style has influenced much commercial art. It is reminiscent of art nouveauart nouveau
, decorative-art movement centered in Western Europe. It began in the 1880s as a reaction against the historical emphasis of mid-19th-century art, but did not survive World War I.
..... Click the link for more information.
 and comic strip art, incorporating psychedelic colors in floral and celestial motifs.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Carven likes to create a family atmosphere at his alma mater and that's easier to do when you have three sets of brothers on the roster, Evan and Tyler Greathead, Max, Peter and Raymond Curto, and Jonathan and Michael Merjuste.
It is always difficult to win a grand prix when not seeded through to the latter stages and with riders of the calibre of Ryan Sullivan, Mark Loram, Mikael Max, Peter Karlsson, Lee Richardson, Andreas Jonsson and Rune Holta competing in the early stages, today will be no exception.
Wolverhampton's Elite League squad: Mikael Max, Peter Karlsson, Sam Ermolenko, Adam Skornicki, David Howe, +Oliver Allen, +Chris Neath, +James Grieves, +Magnus Karlsson (+ denotes doubling up in Premier League).
Other top star riders included Mel Gibson as Mad Max, Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper in Easy Rider, a young Marlon Brando in The Wild One and Angelina Jolie as Lara Croft in Tomb Raider.
James, Max, Peter and Ray Curto are suiting up for coach Bill Carven's Bison.