GRAPHIC DESIGN

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Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania

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Paperback, 2.75 x 4 in. / 244 pgs / 60 color / 40 bw.

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Catalog: SPRING 2013 p. 72   

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ISBN 9780884541257 TRADE
List Price: $20.00 CDN $25.00

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Toronto, Canada
The Design Exchange, 01/04/13-03/03/13

Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 03/20/13-06/09/13

Chicago, IL
Chicago Cultural Center, 06/29/13-09/23/13

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INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA

Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Film Pitch Book

Interview by Claudia Gould.

Austrian-born, New York-based graphic designer, typographer and artist Stefan Sagmeister (born 1962) often tests and transgresses the boundary between art and design, through his imaginative implementation of typography. The Happy Film Pitch Book both documents Sagmeister’s touring exhibition, The Happy Show, and anticipates his ongoing feature length film, The Happy Film. In both projects, Sagmeister undergoes a series of self-experiments (each experiment lasting three months)--with meditation, cognitive therapy, and mood-altering pharmaceuticals--attempting to improve his personal happiness. I am usually rather bored with definitions,” Sagmeister says. “Happiness, however, is just such a big subject that it might be worth a try to pin it down.” The Happy Show, Sagmeister’s first museum show in the United States, documents his adventures in video, print, infographics, sculpture and interactive installations, most of which were custom-made for this exhibition. Here, Sagmeister offers his own witty and poignant thoughts and reasons for his ten-year exploration of happiness. Throughout the book, Sagmeister’s trademark maxims serve as access points to a larger exploration of happiness, its cultural significance, our constant pursuit of it and its notoriously ephemeral nature.
Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Film Pitch Book

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WHITE

By Kenya Hara.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781838 | US $29.00

Pub Date: 11/25/2009
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Ruder Typography, Ruder Philosophy

RUDER TYPOGRAPHY, RUDER PHILOSOPHY

Edited by Helmut Schmid. Design by Helmut Schmid and Nicole Schmid.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785416 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
Forthcoming


Jörg Hamburger / Georg Staehelin

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Edited by Bettina Richter, Museum fu?r Gestaltung Zu?rich. Essay by Claude Lichtenstein. Design by Integral Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785362 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 1/23/2018
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Poemotion 1

POEMOTION 1

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784075 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 11/25/2013
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Ladislav Sutnar

LADISLAV SUTNAR

Edited by Reto Caduff.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784242 | US $79.00

Pub Date: 10/27/2015
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100 Years of Swiss Graphic Design

100 YEARS OF SWISS GRAPHIC DESIGN

Edited by Christian Brandle.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783993 | US $70.00

Pub Date: 10/15/2014
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Neue Grafik: New Graphic Design: Graphisme Actuel

NEUE GRAFIK: NEW GRAPHIC DESIGN: GRAPHISME ACTUEL

Edited by Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784112 | US $300.00

Pub Date: 2/18/2015
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Hangar Design Group: As I Told You Before

HANGAR DESIGN GROUP: AS I TOLD YOU BEFORE

Contributions by Alberto Bovo, Sandro Manente.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857206288 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 9/20/2011
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The Creative Austerity in Today's Advertising

THE CREATIVE AUSTERITY IN TODAY'S ADVERTISING

Contributions by Vicky Giotto.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857217741 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 10/8/2013
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Thonik: Why We Design

THONIK: WHY WE DESIGN

Edited with text by Nikki Gonnissen, Thomas Widdershoven. Text by Gert Staal, Aaron Betsky, Adrian Shaughnessy.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785560 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 5/22/2018
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Handbook of Tyranny

HANDBOOK OF TYRANNY

By Theo Deutinger.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785348 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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Alphonse Mucha

ALPHONSE MUCHA

Edited by Tomoko Sato.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232430 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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