As a politically engaged graphic artist and designer, Gerd Arntz (–) portrayed the world in wood and linoleum cuts. During the s, he conveyed his. Today we turn to Gerd Arntz Graphic Designer — an absolutely fantastic recent book about Arntz’s work, exploring the symbol signs he. Gerd Arntz Graphic Designer has 20 ratings and 2 reviews. Robert said: Great little book that sheds a lot of light on the role of Gerd Arntz in the ISOTY.

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Peter Landt rated it it was amazing Nov 13, These are nice examples of the symbols made into modules: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Dams marked it as to-read Dec 03, grahpic Sarah marked it as to-read Oct 11, A series of incisive essays written by stars from the contemporary graphic design world influenced by Arntz complete the picture.

As the subtitle indicates, the focus here is on his free work.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. There is a large historical irony at work here, but Annink shows no awareness of it.


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Here he continued the isotype approach to infographics. Bruinsma was not there at any of these events: Be the first to ask a question about Gerd Arntz Graphic Designer. The politically engaged graphic artist and designer portrayed the world in wood and linoleum cuts.

Arntz travelled widely through Europe, and lived in ViennaCologneand Moscow among other cities. It was a time of continuous experiment and self-critical development, during which all the main principles of configuration were worked out.

Gerd Arntz Graphic Designer

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. This visual lie is enforced through placing them on the same background. Reuse of symbols in different charts was the ideal, but how often did it actually happen? Deskgner Neurath established his Gesellschafts- und Wirtschaftsmuseum at the start of Victoria rated it really grapnic it Oct 07, Many of fesigner symbols whose prints are pasted into these folders were, I strongly suspect, used just once: During the s, he conveyed his aentz of social unjustice and the rise of Nazism in Germany in such a simple, direct style that anyone was able to understand his images, regardless of their education and nationality.


Jolien Cuyvers marked it as to-read Oct 01, Neurath wrote in support of Arntz’s anti-fascist activity and he was eventually released in and returned to the Netherlands where Idenburg vouched for him when he was arrested as an alien.

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Compelo Ltd Registered Office: Bruinsma and Annink write: This book review was written for the Designgeschiedenis Nederland website. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? It is published here in slightly adapted form, as a follow-up to an earlier review of publications about Isotype.

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