Ken Kendrick | Got It Covered

Ken Kendrick (1949-1992) was an acclaimed graphic designer who in 1982 was named assistant art director of The New York Times Magazine. Two years later he was promoted to art director. In late 1986, Ken resigned from the magazine to freelance again. Yet during his two years as art director of The New York Times Magazine, he was responsible for the development and publication of issues that contained memorable and unparalleled art work. Here, we show just a few of The New York Times Magazine covers he created for the magazine that defined newsworthiness and taste for generations.

image NY Times Magazine Cover | 30 January 1983 | Ken Kendrick 1983
image NY Times Magazine Cover | 27 March 1983 | Ken Kendrick 1983
image NY Times Magazine Cover | 23 September 1984 | Ken Kendrick 1984
image NY Times Magazine Cover | 28 October 1984 | Ken Kendrick 1984
image NY Times Magazine Cover | 7 July 1985 | Ken Kendrick 1985
image NY Times Magazine Cover | 31 March 1985 | Ken Kendrick 1985
image NY Times Magazine Cover | 22 December 1985 | Ken Kendrick 1985