Alton Kelley – psychedelic art painter

greatful deadAlton Kelley (June 17, 1940 – June 6, 2008) was an American artist best known for his psychedelic art, in particular his designs for 1960s rock concerts and albums. Along with artists Rick Griffin, Stanley Mouse, Victor Moscoso and Wes Wilson, Kelley founded the Berkeley Bonaparte distribution agency in order to produce and sell psychedelic poster art.

Death of Alton Kelley
Alton Kelley died on June 1, 2008 in Petaluma, California, at the age of 67, after a long illness