Art & Museums

Pepperdine University

“Bob Peak: Master of the Movie Poster”

Exhibit runs through August 3

Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University

Robert “Bob” Peak (1927–1992) was an American illustrator best known for creating the modern movie poster. His versatile style used incisive draftsmanship, bold colors, and rich textures to produce dynamic, eye-catching compositions. This exhibition features original art covering the full range of his career—from the famous posters he designed for movies such as My Fair Lady, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Apocalypse Now to his work for a variety of national clients, including Time magazine, TV Guide, and Sports Illustrated.

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