Rex Ray Archives added to Bancroft Library and
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame collections

photo by Henrik Kam ©2015

photo by Henrik Kam ©2015

We are thrilled to announce that the Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley will be home to Rex Ray’s archive. This collection include a complete set of all the digital files used in the artists studio and design practice. It also includes ephemera, original woodblocks, and hand-painted papers along with designs for numerous City Lights book covers, notebooks, and performance related material. Special thanks to Tim Gleason, Amy Scholder, Cydney Payton, Cliff Hengst, and Scott Hewicker.

Additionally, a complete set of posters designed by Rex Ray will become part of the collection at The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in Cleveland Ohio. The posters include Rex’s work with David Bowie, Radiohead, The Rolling Stones, REM, Prince among the 100+ shows represented.