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100 Years of Swiss Graphic Design

100 Years of Swiss Graphic Design

This new book from Lars Müller Verlag takes a deep and sweeping look at Swiss typography, poster and book design, identity programs made over the past 100 years. Graphic design from Switzerland reflects both international trends and local qualities; irony and wit are its constant companions. The view of one hundred years of graphic design […]

Suzanne Perrottet: Bewegungen / Movements

A Rhythmic Archive: Suzanne Perrottet

From the personal archive of the late Suzanne Perrottet, who is regarded as one of the founders of modern dance, comes an astounding and large collection of images – clippings and photographs –  depicting movements. Suzanne Perrottet (1889 – 1983) was a pupil of the composer and teacher Emile Jaques-Dalcroze (1865 to 1950). Together with […]

30 Years of Swiss Typographic Discourse in the Typografische Monatsblätter

Swiss Typography

Emil Ruder, Wolfgang Weingart, Jost Hochuli.  The legendary journal Typograpfishe Monatsblätter (TM) reads like the history of Swiss graphic design.  This new compilation takes us through the pivotal years from 1960 to 1990.  > MORE 30 Years of Swiss Typographic Discourse in the Typografische Monatsblätter TM RSI SGM 1960 – 90 Editors:    ECAL, Roland Früh, […]

Walter Pfeiffer - Scrapbooks 1969-1982

Visual Delight – Scrapbooks by Walter Pfeiffer

Quirky, vibrant, gay and sexy: Swiss cult photographer Walter Pfeiffer’s scrapbooks are just a hoot. Great design by Studio Achermann (of course).   > MORE . Scrapbooks 1969-1982 by Walter Pfeiffer Designed by:    Studio Achermann Text by:    Martin Jaeggi ISBN:    9783905929256 Publisher:    Edition Patrick Frey Publ. year:    2012 Languages:    English, German Pages:    460 Illustrations:    224 colour