Loading
Loading

Results

Sort By:  1-10 of 35 (4 pages)
Results per page:
         

Butler, Frances (1940–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...American graphic artist, who was born in Missouri, Butler works in textiles, clothing, posters, etchings, sculpture, books, and manuscripts. She graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Masters in Design in 1964. From...

Pick, Frank (1878–1941)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...Frank Pick was a British design manager born in Lincolnshire and educated at the University of London. Pick initially worked for the North Eastern Railway. He is best known for his role as the vice chairman of the London Passenger Transport...

Dexel, Walter (1890–1973)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...Dexel was a German Constructivist painter, typographer, graphic designer, and writer who studied art history in Munich from 1910 to 1914 and gained a doctorate in art history under Professor Botho Gräf in 1916. His early work was influenced...

Caflisch, Max (1916–2004)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...Max Caflisch was a Swiss typographer, book designer, calligrapher, design consultant, author, and educator who, from 1932 to 1936, trained as a compositor at the Kunstgewerbeschule (School of Arts and Crafts), Zürich. In 1938, Benno Schwabe...

Fletcher, Alan (1931–2006)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...Kenyan-born British graphic designer, Alan Fletcher worked in London, and from 1952 to 1959, attended four art schools including the Central School of Arts and Crafts alongside his future Pentagram partners Colin Forbes and Theo Crosby...

Sullivan, Peter (1932–96)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...Early design pioneer of editorial infographics, a “graphic journalist” who worked for The Sunday Times for twenty-five years, commencing in the 1970s when the medium grew in popularity. He was also the Head of Graphic Design at Canterbury...

Burchartz, Max (1887–1961)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...German graphic designer, painter, photographer, educator, and writer, known for his photomontages, Burchartz was an Expressionist painter who became a significant figure in the International Constructivist Movement. In 1922 Theo van...

Keller, Ernst (1891–1968)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...Widely considered the father of Swiss graphic design, Keller was educated as a lithographer and draughtsman. From 1918 until his retirement, he worked as a lecturer at the Zürich Kunstgewerbeschule teaching advertising layout, graphic...

Zapf, Hermann (1918–2015)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...German-type designer, typographer, book designer, and calligrapher whose designs include the well-known typefaces Palatino and Optima, Zapf’s career spans enormous technological changes in type design, from hot metal composition...

Kauffer, Edward McKnight (1890–1954)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

2

...American poster artist/graphic designer, given name Edward Kauffer, born in Montana to European immigrant parents, Kauffer studied art before being lent money by Professor Joseph McKnight, a name Kauffer later took on in gratitude...