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Early Days:

   Peter Max (born Peter Max Finkelstein, October 19, 1937) is a German-born American artist best known for his iconic art style in the 1960s. At first, his “Cosmic 60s” art, as it came to be known, appeared on posters and were seen on the walls of college dorms all across America. Max then became fascinated with new printing techniques that allowed for four-color reproduction on product merchandise. Following his success with a line of art clocks for General Electric, Max’s art was licensed by 72 corporations and he had become a household name. In September 1969 Max appeared on the cover of Life Magazine with an eight-page feature article as well as the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and the Ed Sullivan Show.

Peter Max


Personal Details


Peter Max

Place of birth

Berlin, Germany

Date of Birth

October 19, 1937


American (United States)


Painting, Pop Art


Pop Art


Art Students League of New York


LOVE (1968)


   Works Of Peter Max:

Work done by Peter Max

Work done by Peter Max