GRAPHIC DESIGN

PUBLISHER
NAI010 PUBLISHERS

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 500 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 4/30/2013
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: SPRING 2013 p. 173   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9789064507632 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $55.00 CDN $55.00
AVAILABILITY: Awaiting stock

ARTBOOK GIFT CERTIFICATES

looking for the perfect gift? send an e-card to artbook.com
shop now

  

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

Gerd Arntz: Graphic Designer

Published by nai010 publishers
Edited by Ed Annink, Max Bruinsma.

As a politically engaged graphic artist and designer, Gerd Arntz (1900–1988) portrayed the world in wood and linoleum cuts. During the 1920s, he conveyed his critiques of social unjustice and the rise of Nazism in Germany in such a simple, direct style that anyone was able to understand his images, regardless of their education and nationality. This prompted the Viennese philosopher and social scientist Otto Neurath to ask him to design the symbols for his International System of TYpographic Picture Education (ISOTYPE). During his long career, Arntz designed more than 4,000 symbols and figures. Today their influence is everywhere--in pictograms featured on objects ranging from traffic signs to Gameboys, and in information graphics. This overview of Arntz’s life and work gathers his Isotype designs and elucidates the system and its historical context. It includes a selection of his political prints and other rare visual material that has never previously been published. With contributions from Flip Bool, Gert Dumbar, Mieke Gerritzen, Nigel Holmes, Max Kisman, Paul Mijksenaar and Erik Spiekermann, this book was winner of the Best Dutch Book Design award for 2010.

Gerd Arntz: Graphic Designer

STATUS: Out of stock

Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.

arrow forward

arrow back

print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: DESIGN AND DECORATIVE ARTS

Mira Cuba: The Cuban Poster Art from 1959

MIRA CUBA: THE CUBAN POSTER ART FROM 1959

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836626991 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Forthcoming


Holland on Paper

HOLLAND ON PAPER

Text by Clifford S. Ackley.

MFA PUBLICATIONS, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

ISBN: 9780878467990 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 6/30/2014
Forthcoming


Jurriaan Schrofer 1926-1990

JURRIAAN SCHROFER 1926-1990

By Frederike Huygen. Edited by Jaap van Triest, Karel Martens.

VALIZ

ISBN: 9789078088707 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


Wim Crouwel: New Alphabet

WIM CROUWEL: NEW ALPHABET

Edited by Paolo Palma. Preface by Wim Crouwel. Text by Kees Broos, Max Bruinsma, Piet Schrueders.

SHS PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788890759413 | US $54.99

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Forthcoming


Alex Wollner: Brasil Design Visual

ALEX WOLLNER: BRASIL DESIGN VISUAL

WASMUTH

ISBN: 9783803032140 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 5/31/2014
Active | In stock


Walter Nikkels: Typography

WALTER NIKKELS: TYPOGRAPHY

Text by Wigger Bierma, Wouter Davidts, Suzanna Héman, Walter Nikkels, Lothar Baumgarten, Rudi Fuchs, et al.

VALIZ

ISBN: 9789078088547 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 8/31/2013
Active | In stock


The Work of 75B

THE WORK OF 75B

Text by Rens Muis, Pieter Vos.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462080409 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock


Posters: Advertising and Italian Fashion, 1890-1950

POSTERS: ADVERTISING AND ITALIAN FASHION, 1890-1950

Text by Dario Cimorelli, Anna Villari.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836623433 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 10/31/2013
Active | In stock


Vojtech Preissig

VOJTECH PREISSIG

Text by Lucie Vlcková.

ARBOR VITAE

ISBN: 9788074670329 | US $35.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock


Propaganda! Russian and Norwegian Posters 1920-1939

PROPAGANDA! RUSSIAN AND NORWEGIAN POSTERS 1920-1939

Edited and with introduction by Daniela Büchten. Foreword by Vigdis Moe Skarstein, Anton Likhomanov. Text by Yelena Barkhatova, Daniela Büchten, Denis Solovev, Vibece Salthe.

FORLAGET PRESS

ISBN: 9788275476447 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 2/28/2014
Active | In stock


Fulbo

FULBO

Edited by Guido Indij.

LA MARCA EDITORA

ISBN: 9789508892195 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 6/30/2014
Forthcoming


Marian Bantjes: Pretty Pictures

MARIAN BANTJES: PRETTY PICTURES

Design and text by Marian Bantjes. Foreword by Rick Poynor.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781938922220 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 Broadway
Los Angeles CA 90812
Tel   213 888 7957

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com