Category Archive: Graphic Design

Historical Contexts; Baroque Contemporary

Originally posted on Charlotte Ramsay:
Gérard Rancinan is an internationally renowned French photographer. His work is exhibited in some of the world’s most prestigious galleries and museums and features in the most important…

Historical Contexts; Baroque Contemporary

Originally posted on Charlotte Ramsay:
Gérard Rancinan is an internationally renowned French photographer. His work is exhibited in some of the world’s most prestigious galleries and museums and features in the most important…

Evaluation – web design

The target audience for my website design is both male and female aged between 16 and 40, they would be interested in design and could also be graphic designers themselves. There is no… Continue reading

Toni&Guy Packaging Project

These are my final designs for a Toni&Guy packaging project. I had to create 2 ranges, one photographic and another with the use of materials. I feel that these are really successful as… Continue reading

3 Design Pieces From The Swiss Typography Period

            POSTER ONE: This is a front cover design for Pelican Books and it was designed by Jan Tschichold. I really inspire how this design was kept consistent throughout the Swiss period… Continue reading

Jan Tschichold and Swiss Typography

What else was happening at the time? How might of this affected the work produced? During the time of Swiss typography, there were other designs going on such as packaging design of Kellogg’s… Continue reading

Jan Tschichold and Swiss Typography

Who or what was their main influences? Were they reacting to something happening at the time? Tschichold was influenced by Soviet Constructivism, especially the work of designer El Lissitzky and the Bauhaus exhibition and… Continue reading

Jan Tschichold and Swiss Typography

Who are the main designers/artists involved? In the late 20s Tschichold designed a ‘universal alphabet’ to clean up the few mutligraphs and non-phonetic spellings in the German language, for example he created new… Continue reading

Jan Tschichold and Swiss Typogrpahy

 Explain your specific subject matter Jan Tschichold was born in Switzerland and developed the skills of typography and book design as well as being a teacher and writer. The style of typography that Tschichold concentrated… Continue reading

Poster for a Client