Chermayeff and Geismar

Recent articles about Chermayeff and Geismar

Design history disciplined

Issue 85, Spring 2013

Review

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

Symbols and survival

Issue 81, Autumn 2011

Feature

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

Feature

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

Pre-postmodernity

Issue 50, Winter 2003

Feature

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

Word art

Issue 11, Winter 1993

Feature

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

Books received #18

11 April 2016

A Smile in the Mind, London A to Z, Jean Tinguely, Bad Bonn Song Book and Eating With The Eyes
Here are a few books that caught our attention in recent weeks … all reviewed in no more than 140 characters.

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.