Josef Müller-Brockmann

Recent articles about Josef Müller-Brockmann

Killing joke at the expense of history

Issue 91, Spring 2016

Feature

Swissted’s typographic homages turn Modernist design history into hollow commodities for a new…

Unpredictable Swiss design

Issue 90, Summer 2015

Review

The Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, created in 1875, was a pioneer institution…

We made this. Authentic, trilingual landmark

Issue 88, Summer 2014

Review

In the early 1990s I produced a number of facsimile editions of publications…

Every word in its place

Issue 84, Autumn 2012

Review

Reading Richard Hollis’s writings, one can’t help wondering how the esteemed…

Pre-postmodernity

Issue 50, Winter 2003

Feature

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

Reputations: Josef Müller-Brockmann

Issue 19, Winter 1995

Feature

‘I would advise young people to look at everything they encounter in a critical light … Then I…

Recent blog posts by Josef Müller-Brockmann

Remediation in Warsaw

4 April 2016

Posters aren’t dead, they’re just off the wall. David Crowley explains the thinking behind the forthcoming Warsaw International Poster Biennale
The Warsaw International Poster Biennale is 50 years old in June, writes David Crowley.

AK and A23D on press

18 September 2014

Two 21st-century letterpress projects breathe new life into this arcane, antiquated but much-loved method of mark-making
The LDF’s opening graphic weekend featured plenty of stimulating events and fascinating displays, with workshops, movies (Lost Highway), demonstrations, talks (Paula Scher, Irma Boom), David David’s Carousel Wall in the tunnel entrance, and Barber & Osgerby’s vertiginous Double Space – huge rotating mirrors – in the Raphael Gallery, writes John L Walters.