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Showcase of Vibrant 80s Inspired Neon Artwork

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Designers love bringing back styles from the past and giving their modern artwork a retro flavour. The 80s were all about bright fluoro colours, neon lights and scenes of electro futurism inspired by new computer technology. This post showcases 20 modern designs all based on the vibrant theme of artwork from the 1980s.

The 80s Dream by Overglow

The 80s Dream by Overglow

Zioneon Album Artwork by Overglow

Outrun Europa by Vestron Corporation

Outrun Europa by Vestron Corporation

Nightcrawler by Vestron Corporation

Nightcrawler by Vestron Corporation

Daft Punk Random Access Memories Poster

Daft Punk Random Access Memories Poster Contest

Testarossa Overdrive by Mikedgrafico

Testarossa Overdrive by Mikedgrafico

Future City Records by Charlie V.

Future City Records by Charlie V.

The Expendables by Ralf Krause

The Expendables by Ralf Krause

Retro Cosmic by James White

Retro Cosmic by James White

Unofficial Drive Poster by James White

Unofficial Drive Poster by James White

Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon by James White

Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon by James White

From Here to Eternia by Ralf Krause

From Here to Eternia by Ralf Krause

Retro Disk by Ralf Krause

Load Retro Disk by Ralf Krause

Klub Elektron by Sakke Soini

Klub Elektron by Sakke Soini

Stardriver by Cristian M. Ruiz Parra

Stardriver by Cristian M. Ruiz Parra

Alien Killer by Sakke Soini

Alien Killer by Sakke Soini

Cipher to Cyberia by Charlie V.

Cipher to Cyberia by Charlie V.

Cobra Anniversary Poster by Cory Hoover

Cobra 25th Anniversary Poster by Cory Hoover

Untitled by Kilian Eng

Untitled by Kilian Eng

Triobelisk by Sakke Soini

Triobelisk by Sakke Soini

Electronicats by Sakke Soini

Electronicats by Sakke Soini

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19 Comments

  1. Sally Blood says:

    Wow, love these. I used to be obsessed with eighties style. Theses images really reflect the 80s aesthetic.

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  2. AviaT- says:

    80’s style sure, but so much better when revisited by these amazing artists =D.

    Thanks for the nice collection Chris!

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  3. Pedro says:

    hey buddy, make a tutorial, please! thanks!

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  4. errozero says:

    These are awesome. Absolutely eye poppingly awesome. Would love prints of all of them in the house!

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  5. Sammy Ochoa says:

    Amazing work!

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  6. Jay says:

    Really Dope!

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  7. cJw says:

    +1 – cool stuff!

    Certainly will be adding some of these to my mobile wallpaper gallery. :>

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  8. A proper blast from the past.
    Amazing work – really captures the era!

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  9. Love the 80’s style of design its was as if they were not scared to use a vast array of colors in the work. These definitely capture the essence of the 80’s design work from the work I have seen from that era.

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  10. Kin Marshall says:

    i have no words about this designs…all are beautiful……

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  11. Will Hoskins says:

    Wow I read about it, but to be honest I never watched any picture of it, it was truly a serious event.

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  12. Loving the neon, I actually had socks in the 80’s that had the same colour palette as most of these graphics. Thanks for sharing!

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  13. Supraveghere says:

    Thanks for the nice collection Chris!

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  14. Aleksandr says:

    I like so much “RETRO COSMIC BY JAMES WHITE”))
    Thanks for the super 80s collection))

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  15. nishu says:

    awesome compilation. Great artwork.

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  16. Awesome collection! Love the neon!

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  17. The joystick is the essence of the 80s/90s gaming! (from retro disk by Ralf Krause)

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  18. Nicely curated! Thanks for bringing all of them together here.

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  19. Wow! 80 styles of designs are truly inspiring. Thank you for sharing this. They are all looks great.

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