Classic modern design never goes out of style: it is merely retired or subtly adapted to its given place and time. New Modernist Type is a collection that reveals how a graphic language of simplicity and economy has impacted contemporary design. Hundreds of modern examples by international designers are grouped into four thematic chapters: `Economy, Pure and Simple'; `Old Modern Redux'; `Modern Signs and Symbols'; and `New, Newer, Newest'. With an historical introduction putting today's tendencies in context and a reference ...

New Modernist Type 2012, Thames & Hudson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780500241417