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Aspen Modern Website Features Charles Paterson and The Boomerang Lodge

We are happy to find Charles Paterson’s fruitful life and career included on the new Aspen Modern website. He can be found on the second row under the architects tab among such notable company as Herbert Bayer, Fritz Benedict, and Buckminster Fuller. 16 more words

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Keith Connolly, Verbally Confirmed, Waterfront Hall, Belfast, January 10 -31, 2014

Connolly is a classical modernist – and not just for the parallel  an eye may discern between his images and those of Herbert Bayer and Laszlo Moholy Nagy,  Bauhaus greats who inspired some of his decision.


Great Ideas of Western Man Poster

There was an idea that the Container Corporation of America had. And that idea was to write something with the word “idea” in it.

Naaah, not really. 445 more words


Great Ideas Magazine Ad

“I reverted easily to my wild state, that is experimentation” -Jack Stienberger

In 1950 Herbert Bayer developed a magazine ad for the Container Corporate of America involving a multitude of posters with major philosophical quotes on them with a complimenting image.

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Typography Inspiration 1 - design practice 2

For this task I had to select three geometrical art pieces from a large selection and create typefaces inspired by these three pieces. 

My first typography samples were inspired by this piece called ‘Four Segmented Circles’ by Herbert Bayer. 54 more words

Design Practice 2

Commentary on Ch 17

Above: An example of Herbert Bayer’s later work.

A couple of topics stood out to me in chapter 17 of the Meggs textbook. This chapter covered the modern art movement in America, which began to take hold in the ‘30s. 466 more words

IDEA 100: Survey Of Design