Artist: Kenneth Cato Australian
Title: Nouveau Salon des cent, Hommage a Toulouse-Lautrec.
Plate: HL. 13
from "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio. Limited printing of only 380.
Printed in Paris, 2001.
unbacked, shipped rolled via Fedex.
Certificate of Authenticity.
Sheet Size: 29 in x 38 1/2 in 68 x 98cm
The "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio consists of a hundred posters created by one hundred of the best graphic designers of our time, from 24 different countries including China, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Zimbabwe, the United-States and most of the European countries, as a tribute to Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, for the Centenary of his death, 1901-2001. Initiated by the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum Partners' Club. In cooperation with the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum of Albi. The printing was limited to only 380. The posters have been exhibited in major museums and galleries around the world.
The Designer - Kenneth Cato
Date of birth 30.12.46 Australia.
Ken Cato is the Director of Education of Alliance Graphique Internationale, a member of the American Institute of Graphic Art, Icograda, Type Directors Club New York, Australian Type Directors Club, Australian Writers and Art Directors Association, Adelaide Type Directors Club, Industrial Design Council of Australia, The Australian Academy of Design, and the Young Presidents' Organisation. He is an Honorary Fellow of both the Design Institute of Australia, the Australian Marketing Institute, a Board Member of the Australian Centre for American Studies and The Museum of Modern Art at Heide, as well as having been invited to be the only international honorary member of the Russian Academy of Graphic Design.
In 1995 Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, conferred on Ken Cato the honorary degree of Doctor of Design (Hon.D.Des).