Project Description


When I was seventeen years old in the very early sixties, by curious good fortune, I was offered the chance to work for the designers Roger and Robert Nicholson. I was a naive child amongst talented men and they in turn occupied a big space in the industry.

One of their collaborators was Romek Marber, a man whom I held in great esteem and who produced what was to become and remained an early icon in my life – a poster for the London Planetarium next to Madame Tussauds in Marylebone. Read more

David Pocknell
Designer and friend

London Planetarium poster 1964, which won a D&AD (Design and Art Directors Association) Certificate of Merit

The War Game Film poster 1966 Read more