Aubrey Powell (designer)


Aubrey Powell (designer)

Aubrey 'Po' Powell was born on September 23, 1946, Sussex, England and educated at The King's School, Ely, Cambridgeshire, London School of Film Technique. He has been a designer partnered with Storm Thorgerson and Peter Christopherson at Hipgnosis design studio, producers of many famous rock album covers of the 1970s and 1980s, most famously for Pink Floyd. A great friend of the band, Powell often watched them play live at the UFO Club in London. Powell notably produced the cover photography and art for Led Zeppelin's "Houses of the Holy". Other credits include The Nice's Elegy


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