Pink Floyd’s Iconic Graphic Design Genius, Storm Thorgerson, Dies

The 69-year-old, who cofounded the Hipgnosis design group over four decades ago, was responsible for the artwork of the band’s iconic album covers. Pink Floyd guitarist Dave Gilmour called his ideas “an inseparable part of our work.”

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My writing career has taken me all round the houses over the past decade and a half--from grumpy teens and hungover rock bands in the U.K., where I was born, via celebrity interviews, health, tech and fashion in Madrid and Paris, before returning to London, where I now live. For the past five years I've been writing about technology and innovation for U.S.