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by Barbara J. Hodik,R. Roger Remington


Graphic designer R. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik have collaborated in this splendidly . His second book, Lester Beall: Trailblazer of American Graphic Design was published in July of 1996 by .

Graphic designer R. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik have collaborated in this splendidly illustrated book to profile the careers and contributions of nine men who shaped the graphic design profession from the 1930s to the 1950s. Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design explores each designer's milieu education. Presently he is working on a book, A New Unity: Modernism in American Graphic Design:KingPublishers in London.

In this splendidly illustrated book, graphic designer R. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik profile the careers and contributions of nine men who shaped American graphic design from the 1930s to the 1950s: Mehemed Fehmy Agha, Alexey Brodovitch, Charles Coiner. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik profile the careers and contributions of nine men who shaped American graphic design from the 1930s to the 1950s: Mehemed Fehmy Agha, Alexey Brodovitch, Charles Coiner, William Golden, Lester Beall, Will Burtin, Alvin Lustig, Ladislav Sutnar, and Bradbury Thompson

In this book, graphic designer, R. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik profile the careers and contributions of nine men who shaped American graphic design from the 1930s to the 1950s: Mehemed Fehmy.

In this book, graphic designer, R. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik profile the careers and contributions of nine men who shaped American graphic design from the 1930s to the 1950s: Mehemed Fehmy Agha, Alexey Brodovitch, Charles Coiner, William Golden, Lester Beall, Will Burtin, Alvin Lustig, Ladislav Sutnar, and Bradbury Thompson. Seminole Work Defining The Profession. com User, September 22, 2000. Nine pioneers of graphic design was the first complete attempt at defining those who set the standard in the developing profession of graphic design. Paul Rand, William Golden, Lester Beall and Saul Bass are all examined.

Remington, R. Roger, and Barbara J. Hodik. Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 1989. American Institute for Graphic Arts tribute.

Roger Remington is Vignelli Distinguished Professor of Design at the Vignelli Center for Design Studies, Rochester Institute of Technology, New York. He has lectured and written extensively on the history of graphic design, including Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design and Design and Science: The Life and Work of Will Burtin and has been reocgnized by the RIT Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching and the Trustees Lifetime Achievement Award for Scholarship in Graphic Design.

Roger Remington is Vignelli Distinguished Professor of Design at Rochester Institute of Technology and director of the Vignelli Center for Design Studies. His previous books include Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design (1992), Lester Beall: Trailblazer of American Graphic Design (1996) and Design and Science: The Life and Work of Will Burtin (2007). Country of Publication.

This is the first comprehensive survey of Modernist graphic design as it emerged in America in the period from 1920 and 1960 in various media - advertising, information design, brand identity, magazine design, book design, and posters. It examines the great works which by mid-century had defined American graphic design.

Vignelli Distinguished Professor of Design · Rochester, New York.

Rochester Institute of Technology. Vignelli Distinguished Professor of Design · Rochester, New York. Rochester Institute of Technology.

Graphic designer R. Roger Remington and art historian Barbara Hodik have collaborated in this splendidly illustrated book to profile the careers and contributions of nine men who shaped the graphic design profession from the 1930s to the 1950s. Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design explores each designer's milieu education, philosophy of design, body of work client relations, and problem­solving approaches. The more than 200 illustrations, 55 in color, are drawn from almost every medium of graphic expression, including posters, advertising magazines, book jackets, business graphics, and signage. Remington and Hodik's carefully researched work brings an important part of graphic design history to life and provides a better understanding of contemporary graphics through a comprehensive look at these pioneering designers: Mehemed Fehmy Agha, who introduced bleed photographs and the duotone; Alexey Brodovitch, known for his liquid sense of motion and always changing graphic composition; Charles Coiner, the first American graphic designer to address the needs of the US. government with innovative design; William Golden, most famous for designing the CBS "eye"; Lester Beall, proponent of the "new typography" and known as the "businessman's designer"; Will Burtin who designed several Worlds Fair exhibits; Alvin Lustig, a noted designer and art educator whose career was cut tragically short by blindness and death at age 40; Ladislav Sutnar, renowned for his work on the McGraw Hill "Sweet's" catalog, and Bradbury Thompson, who designed many publications including Smithsonian Magazine and the Chicago Daily News. Both authors teach at Rochester Institute of Technology. R. Roger Remington is Professor of Graphic Design and Barbara Hodik is Professor of Art History.

Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design epub download

ISBN13: 978-0262181334

ISBN: 0262181339

Author: Barbara J. Hodik,R. Roger Remington

Category: Arts and Photo

Subcategory: Graphic Design

Language: English

Publisher: The MIT Press; 1st Edition edition (February 10, 1989)

Pages: 199 pages

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Arith
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