Chermayeff and Geismar

Recent articles about Chermayeff and Geismar

Design history disciplined

Issue 85, Spring 2013


What kind of discipline is graphic design history? Catherine de Smet provided…

Symbols and survival

Issue 81, Autumn 2011


In their forthcoming book, the partners tell some of the stories behind their work for clients such…

Flight of the imagination

Issue 73, Autumn 2009


Do Ivan Chermayeff’s uncompromising posters signify the last days of Modernist ambition?


Issue 50, Winter 2003


Does a small book from nearly 30 years ago encapsulate a ‘golden age’?

Word art

Issue 11, Winter 1993


In post-war art the visual and the literary have blurred. Typography is the point at which they meet…

Recent blog posts by Chermayeff and Geismar

Noted #60

16 May 2014

Maya pictoglyphs, Comics Unmasked, The Believer film issue with John and Faith Hubley, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards, Chermayeff & Geismar, Office
Here are some links to a few exhibitions, books and magazines that caught our attention in recent weeks.