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Author: Armin Hofmann
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Armin Hofmann: His Work, Quest and Philosophy is a book of Swiss graphic designer, typographer and teacher Armin Hofmann. The book provides an overview of Hofmann's career and his philosophy of design, offering a comprehensive look at his life and work. Divided up into nine chapters which focus on his posters, integration of the arts, murals, minor graphic arts, notes on the language of signs and symbols, and education. Impeccably designed and complete with a laudatio by Paul Rand, a preface by Hans Wichman, a personal tribute by Ken Hiebert, and an essay from Hofmann himself regarding his posters. Published by Birkhauser in 1989. 1st Edition (English and German Edition). Parallel text in English and German. 11 colour plates and 187 black-and-white illustrations.
Condition: Excellent. Dust jacket: Very good with some shelf wear. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting.