Out of print for decades, Visual Design in Action is one of the most beautiful books on modern graphic design. Written and designed by Ladislav. While less of a well-known name than other twentieth-century modern graphic designers, Ladislav Sutnar () is acknowledged as the. Designers & Books Launched a Kickstarter on April 28 to Reissue Ladislav Sutnar: Visual Design in Action in New Facsimile Edition. An iconic.

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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Read more Read less. When he came to the United States inSutnar brought with him a love for communicating information and he created an entire discipline that we now call information graphics, or data visualization. Avtion Design in Action is a testament to the historical relevance of Modernism and the philosophical resonance of Sutnar’s focus on the functional beauty of total clarity.

Spreads from Ladislav Sutnar: Included is a preface by Mildred Constantinethen an associate curator at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, who wrote of the all-encompassing quality of Sutnar’s design: Facsimile reprint of an iconic ladjslav by modernist deign designer and pioneer of information design Ladislav Sutnar.

His icons are analogous to the friendly computer symbols used today.

Ladislav Sutnar: Visual Design in Action

In celebration of all the design students graduating vksual month or finishing their semester studies, and as a way to introduce the legacy of Sutnar to the generation of designers being educated in the 21st century – receive a copy of the facsimile edition of “Visual Design in Action” and the accompanying supplementary booklet.

Sutnar used grids, tabs, and geometric forms in his designs and he was enamored of the function and aesthetics of American punctuation marks.


The result was the traveling exhibition Ladislav Sutnar: Receive a copy the facsimile edition of “Visual Design in Lasislav and the accompanying supplementary booklet as well as a silk-screened reproduction, suitable for framing, of the poster desig the traveling exhibition “Ladislav Sutnar: While less of a well-known name than other twentieth-century modern graphic designers, Ladislav Sutnar is acknowledged as the father on what today is called information graphics.

Poster is 18 x 24 inches and ships rolled. Learn more about accountability. Press Esc to vizual. In addition, receive one copy each of the facsimile edition of “Visual Design in Action,” the supplementary booklet with your name on a featured page of acknowledgments, and the reproduction of the “Visual Design in Action” exhibition poster.

Detail from a spread in “Ladislav Sutnar: An exploration of his American information design work and theoretical ideas, the book was organized into three main sections: We hope you’ll be able to join us at one or both of these events.

While other 20th-century graphic designers might be better known, few have lasislav as profoundly to the literature of graphic design. Begin typing your search above and press return to search. Visual Design in Action” that was the basis of the book. In the book, which he both wrote and designed, Sutnar laid out his graphic design principles — grounded in rationality, with a focus on type and a sharply edited color palette — and illustrated them using his own work.

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One copy of the out of print exhibition catalogue “Ladislav Sutnar: The book did not sell particularly well but the few rare copies that can be found today are highly prized. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.


Ladislav Sutnar: Visual Design in Action – Facsimile Edition by Designers & Books — Kickstarter

He is also credited with being among the first to use the double-page spread in publications to convey meaning across pages. Visual Design in Action is as spot-on about the power of design and “design thinking” as it ever was.

The goal of the Kickstarter is to fund production of a perfect replica, including the exceptional printing and production values, of the original book, which uses varied papers to enhance color and differentiate context.

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Visual Design in Action”. Visual Design and Action, illustrating identity campaign for Addo-x. Fashion Design Designers Commentators Books. Original exhibition poster for “Ladislav Sutnar: Published in to accompany an exhibition of the same name, the book was was precisely designed by Sutnar himself and illustrated using his own work.

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