Out of print for decades, Visual Design in Action is one of the most beautiful books on modern graphic design. Written and designed by Ladislav. While less of a well-known name than other twentieth-century modern graphic designers, Ladislav Sutnar () is acknowledged as the. Designers & Books Launched a Kickstarter on April 28 to Reissue Ladislav Sutnar: Visual Design in Action in New Facsimile Edition. An iconic.

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Visual Design in Action is as spot-on about the power of design and “design thinking” as it ever was.

Discover Prime Deesign Box for Kids. Write a customer review. He is also credited with being among the first to use the double-page spread in publications to convey meaning across pages. Product Design Designers Commentators Books. The Man Who Designed Logos. The result was a publication that was not only rational but beautiful.

Visual Design in Action – Facsimile Edition. As a designer, he was ahead of his time. As impersonal as the area-code design might appear, vesign parentheses were actually among Sutnar’s signature devices, one of many he used to distinguish and highlight information.


English Choose a language for shopping. Visual Design in Action will be edited by the renowned graphic design writer Steven Heller and the award-winning designer and filmmaker Reto Caduff. For additional information, contact us at info designersandbooks. UntilSutnar worked at Sweet’s mornings and free-lanced in the afternoons, creating advertising and identity campaigns for companies that ranged from Addo-X, a Swedish manufacturer of business machines, to the popular “Vera” scarves and Carr’s, a shopping plaza.

Visual Design and Action. Your name will be included on a featured page of acknowledgments in the supplementary booklet. Included is a preface by Ladislac Constantinethen an associate curator at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, who wrote of the all-encompassing quality of Sutnar’s design: An exploration of his American information design work and theoretical ideas, the book was organized into three main sections: Poster is 18 x 24 inches and ships rolled.

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Visual Design in Action is a testament to the historical relevance of Modernism and the philosophical resonance of Sutnar’s focus on the functional beauty of total clarity. Begin typing your search above and press return to search. Accompanying the facsimile will be a supplementary booklet that sets Sutnar in context and sheds new light on the designer through desigm unpublished archival photographs, correspondence, and other materials.


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In New York, he re-made himself primarily as a graphic designer. Reward no longer available.

Original exhibition poster for “Ladislav Sutnar: Landscape Design Designers Commentators Books. Funding period Apr 28, – Jun 3, 36 days. Radoslav Sutnar is a son of Ladislav Sutnar.

Visual Design in Action by Ladislav Sutnar

It will feature an introduction by Reto Caduff and a new essay by Steven Heller that explores Sutnar as a great “philosopher, maker, and critic of design. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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