Who are history’s most influential graphic designers?
In this fun, fast-paced introduction to the most iconic designers of our time, author John Clifford takes you on a visual history tour that’s packed with the posters, ads, logos, typefaces, covers, and multimedia work that have made these designers great. You’ll find examples of landmark work by such industry luminaries as El Lissitzky, Alexander Rodchenko, A.M. Cassandre, Alvin Lustig, Cipe Pineles, Paul Rand, Saul Bass, Milton Glaser, Wim Crouwel, Stefan Sagmeister, John Maeda, Paula Scher, and more.
PRAISE FOR GRAPHIC ICONS:
“A great big book of who’s who in the creative world, Graphic Icons: Visionaries Who Shaped Modern Graphic Design is a visual tour de force that features everything from posters to multimedia projects. Striking work from the likes of Paul Rand, Milton Glaser, Paula Scher and other greats provides the imagery that guides readers through the pages. This creative bible is for you.” –HOW Magazine
“A book every designer should have on their desk. This compact edition profiles the pioneering graphic designers of the modern era in a succinct and straightforward manner, by distilling the information down to the essentials and featuring tons of large, colorful images of their work. It will satisfy the curiosity of students, seasoned designers, and design enthusiasts alike.” –Design Work Life