Peter Saville is a legendary album cover designer. He’s best known for his Joy Division and New Order covers, but has also done work for Pulp, Suede and Roxy Music.

Peter Saville on his classic Joy Division and New Order artwork

Peter Saville is a legendary album cover designer. He’s best known for his Joy Division and New Order covers, but has also done work for Pulp, Suede and Roxy Music.

CONCEPT - This poster at a first glance brings discomfort to your eyes, a visual interpretation of hearing loss. The poster appeals to Hazard Warning signs you might see outside a building site, the man is putting his fingers in his ears which is a suggestion of the simplest form of hearing protection.

Design by Peter Saville

CONCEPT - This poster at a first glance brings discomfort to your eyes, a visual interpretation of hearing loss. The poster appeals to Hazard Warning signs you might see outside a building site, the man is putting his fingers in his ears which is a suggestion of the simplest form of hearing protection.

Credit: Rhino Records TotalJoy Division & New Order (Rhino, 2011)“I realised this was a record that would be sold in supermarkets and advertised on television. So the cover has a ‘pile it high, sell it cheap’ aesthetic. As you open it out, it says ‘Total’, but folded up you just see the ‘O’s. It says, ‘From Joy Division to New Order’. I couldn’t bear the words ‘Best of’. It’s a long way from the independent record shop to Tesco, almost 33 years. At Factory, I …

Peter Saville on his classic Joy Division and New Order artwork

Credit: Rhino Records TotalJoy Division & New Order (Rhino, 2011)“I realised this was a record that would be sold in supermarkets and advertised on television. So the cover has a ‘pile it high, sell it cheap’ aesthetic. As you open it out, it says ‘Total’, but folded up you just see the ‘O’s. It says, ‘From Joy Division to New Order’. I couldn’t bear the words ‘Best of’. It’s a long way from the independent record shop to Tesco, almost 33 years. At Factory, I …

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Logo for the city of Manchester, England, by Peter Saville. Логотип Манчестера, Англия, дизайнер Питер Сэвилл. #city_brand 2010

Logo for the city of Manchester, England, by Peter Saville. Логотип Манчестера, Англия, дизайнер Питер Сэвилл. #city_brand 2010

Peter Saville's visual alphabet for New Order's 'Power, Corruption and Lies' album (1983). I'm appropriating it for my own website - hopefully!

Peter Saville & New Order’s Colour Code

Peter Saville's visual alphabet for New Order's 'Power, Corruption and Lies' album (1983). I'm appropriating it for my own website - hopefully!

New Order - Technique (1989 Factory Records) Design: Peter Saville

Peter Saville on his classic Joy Division and New Order artwork

New Order - Technique (1989 Factory Records) Design: Peter Saville

Lacoste Holiday Collector Nº8 by Peter Saville 17 oct / Capsule, Collection / by Adriano B.

Lacoste Holiday Collector Nº8 by Peter Saville 17 oct / Capsule, Collection / by Adriano B.

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