Brian Cannon and Microdot Creative celebrate their 25th Anniversary in Leeds , Yorkshire from December 4th to December 13th 2015.
Brian Cannon, as you may know, is a British graphic designer, art director, band manager and music video director. Cannon is best known for his Microdot graphic design company and its work in the 1990s, especially when he worked for bands such as The Verve and Oasis creating the album cover for Oasis' record breaking debut album, Definitely Maybe, in 1994, for their follow-up What's the Story Morning Glory? , Be Here Now among others.
Two of his record sleeve designs—Definitely Maybe (#14) and "This Is Music" (#79)—featured in Q magazine's "The Hundred Best Record Covers Of All Time" list published in 2001. Cannon has produced a number of record sleeves for UK number one albums, including iconic Urban Hymns (The Verve) and 1977 (Ash).
Cannon is currently celebrating 25 years since the establishment of the Microdot studio and alongside his work for the music industry & corporate sectors Brian Cannon regularly lectures at British universities.
In May, the work of Microdot from the past 25 years was exhibited in the Grand Old Courtroom, The Old Courts, Wigan and the exhibition moves now to the city of Leeds. (Scroll down to watch a short film about the forthcoming Microdot Exhibition in Leeds and a history of the touring exhibition so far in Wigan, the pop up store in Kendal and the mini expo in Pretty Green's store on Camden Street and in their Manchester shop.)
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A few months ago we did an interview with Brian Cannon. Read our interview HERE
The Verve "Green Bar Code Poster"- WATCH