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Roger Dean

Roger Dean Roger is an artist, and designer working in many fields from painting, type design through to furniture design and architecture. He is well known for album cover designs for such groups as Yes. The Victoria and Albert Museum in London have acquired a chair with the Yes logo and print for their permanent collections. Over sixty million copies of Roger's images were sold as album covers, posters, cards and calendars. Roger received his master's degree at the Royal College of Art in 1968 and in 2002 was awarded an honorary doctorate from the San Francisco Academy of Art. There are two volumes chronicling Roger's work: Views (1975), Magnetic Storm (1984) with a third in production. Roger and his associates are currently at work on a number of architectural and film projects, in particular Floating Islands.