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An 'Endless Summer' for artist John Van Hamersveld
An 'Endless Summer' for artist John Van Hamersveld

John Van Hamersveld designed the famous album jacket for the Rolling Stones' "Exile on Main St." Forty-two years later, he's embedded on Main Street. Main Street in Huntington Beach, that is. Last month, the Southern California graphic artist was inducted into the Surfing Walk of Fame. His name is now engraved in granite along a sidewalk that honors some 140 figures who've shaped surfing by riding the waves, contributing to fashion and surfboard technology or by chronicling the sport in music, film, photography, journalism and art. The surfing walk is on the northern side of Main in the block closest to the ocean and the Huntington Beach Pier. Van Hamersveld,...

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