I discovered this fantastic illustrator/graphic designer and his books at WonderCon 2022.
The creator's description:
RED FLAG! is a Cold War propaganda art book. It utilizes the many subtle forms of capitalist propaganda to portray the sensationalized fear-driven environment of the 1960s. This pamphlet focuses on the American home front issues from nuclear survival to spy wars.
11" x 14" 85lb matte paper tabloid size art book (16 pages).
Curt Merlo has provided covers and illustrations to publications such as: Wired, The Washington Post, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Guardian, The Observer, Scientific American, Ebony, The Nation, The Boston Globe, ProPublica, The Village Voice, LA Weekly, Seattle Weekly, The Hollywood Reporter, Little White Lies, as well as his monthly contribution to the Indianapolis Monthly "The Beat" Column.
Curt has been publishing books since 2013 under his publishing company Saboteur Press. Curt's work has also appeared on album covers, Theater posters, and in movies.