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One May Saturday – A visit to Lo Cole

At some point in 2004 I joined a ZTT fan forum – the Alternate ZTT Board – and one of the first posts I saw was from someone offering Lo Cole‘s original paintings and preliminary drawings for ‘Welcome…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome Melody Maker advert 03.11.84

Life Is The Important Thing! – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Melody Maker advert

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1 pg Melody Maker advert design: XLZTT Photography: Anton Corbijn cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 03.11.84 art of notes:

Welcome To The Pleasuredome No.1 advert 03.11.84

They Came. They Fought. They Said – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ No.1 advert

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1 pg No.1 advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 03/11/84 art of notes:

Welcome To The Pleasuredome Time Out 01.11.84

Life Is The Important Thing! – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Time Out advert

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1 pg Time Out advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 01/11/84 art of notes: Strangely the Lo Cole illustration is reversed…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome piece 11+12 NME magazine 27.10.84

You, There – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ NME advert (piece 11&12)

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1/8 pg NME advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 27/10/84 art of notes: This was the eleventh and twelfth of 12…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome piece 9+10 Record Mirror 27.10.84

Brand New, Are – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Record Mirror advert (piece 9&10)

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1/8 pg Record Mirror advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 27/10/84 art of notes: This was the ninth and tenth of…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome piece 7+8 No.1 magazine 27.10.84

Make You, Feel – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ No.1 advert (piece 7&8)

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1/8 pg No.1 advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 27/10/84 art of notes: This was the seventh and eighth of 12…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome piece 5+6 NME 20.10.84

Slowly, Does It – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ NME advert (piece 5&6)

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1/8 pg NME advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 20/10/84 art of notes: This was the fifth and sixth of 12…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome piece 3+4 Record Mirror 20.10.84

It Is, Coming – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ Record Mirror advert (piece 3&4)

artist: Frankie Goes To Hollywood title: Welcome To The Pleasuredome format: 1/8 pg Record Mirror advert design: XLZTT illustration: Lo Cole cat. no: ZTT IQ 1 date: 20/10/84 art of notes: This was the third and fourth of…read more

Welcome To The Pleasuredome piece 1+2 No.1 magazine 20.10.84

Wait, Patiently – a ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome’ No.1 advert (piece 1&2)

Lo Cole: “…the advertising was everywhere. The campaign was brilliantly orchestrated and bit by bit my artwork started to appear in press-ads in national newspapers and magazines and on massive billboards featuring sections or whole chunks of the…read more