Posts Tagged ‘book design’

Chuck Davis, 1935-2010

Saturday, November 20th, 2010


Above: the superb book design on Davis’ often-reprinted books from the 1970s.


Chuck Davis died early this morning at age 75. Chuck was arguably Vancouver’s most well-known historian; certainly he was its best-loved historian for anyone who grew up in Vancouver in the 70s or 80s.

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Colour in wartime.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008

 

Catalogue for a 1944 Zurich art exhibition by painter Johannes Itten – Johannes Itten: Die Farbe – with book cover designed by Max Bill. “Die Farbe” is German for “colour.” (via dsharp and swissmiss)

 

 

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