Introduction * Economy, Pure and Simple: Returning to the idea that less is indeed more * Old Modern Redux: Homage and pastiche bring back Bauhaus, Constructivism, Russian Constructivism, De Stijl and more * Modern Signs and Symbols: Pictographs for the 21st Century * New, Newer, Newest: What the next phase of Modernism will look like
A rich sourcebook of ideas for the most functional of styles
Steven Heller is co-chair of the MFA Design: Designer as Author programme at the School of Visual Arts, New York. He is the author of many books, including Stencil Type, Graphic, Typography Sketchbooks, New Ornamental Type and New Vintage Type, all published by Thames & Hudson. Gail Anderson is the creative director at Visual Arts Press at the School of Visual Arts and a partner at Anderson Newton Design. With Steven Heller, she is the author of New Ornamental Type and The Typographic Universe, both published by Thames & Hudson.
Fun, clever, and inspiring.-- "Choice"
The illustrations pack a visual wallop, but it's not just eye candy: Budding enthusiasts looking to learn more about typography will discover useful historical information, and professionals will profit from a healthy dose of design inspiration.-- "Dwell"