AREA Nightclub, The Ford Models and The Face of The 80’s, Folded Card and 3-Fold Illustration by Madeline R. Weeks, June 17, 1985


Folded card with illustration insert for a party at AREA, celebrating The Ford Models and The Face of The 80’s, June 17, 1985.  The insert was illustrated by Madeline R. Weeks.

Card: 5.5 x 8.5in. 11 x 8.5in when open.

Insert: 8 x 15in.

ford at Area club

front of card

inside card

front of folded illustration insert

secondary panels of insert

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AREA: Cards and Invites from the Legendary Nightclub, 1983–1986

AREA became New York City’s top club in the mid-80s, with much of its success rooted in its popularity among artists, many of whom participated in the club’s ambitious program of creating new themes and décor every six weeks.