Muscle Beach
c. 1980
16.94 in HIGH x 10.94 in WIDE
(43.02 cm HIGH x 27.78 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

Printed along the lower right margin: "photo by: Eddie Van photography / printing courtesy of Lee Printing and Cathedral Hill chiropractic clinic / for info contact GGBA 441-3651."

Poster printed in black ink on white paper and shows a photograph of a muscular man standing on a beach wearing polka dot swim briefs. The man stands with one foot in front of the other and his head turned to the left. His arms are raised and tense at his sides, shown flexed at the elbow. Text in large wavy font at top left reads "Muscle Beach" and continues in smaller text at right "A Benefit for the Golden Gate Business Association." A black rectangle at center left contains "a HOT summer dance party and swimwear fashion show." Text at lower left reads: "Swimwear fashion show at 10pm sharp featuring BICEPS - the city's bold new bodybuilding group / Swimwear Fashions by B-O-D-Y 4071 18th st / Special hot model slideshow backdrop by Eddie Van / Dance to the music of DJ Neil Lewis / Admission $6 / 8PM Til we Close. Large text at bottom center reads: "Wednesday July 17 at Pleasuredome / 177 Townsend St @ 3rd."
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