All posts tagged “Graphic Design

Underground Modernist: E. McKnight Kauffer at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, September 10 – April 10, 2022

“Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum presents the largest-ever exhibition of works by E. McKnight Kauffer (American, 1890–1954), a pioneer of commercial art—the profession known today as graphic design. ‘Underground Modernist: E. McKnight Kauffer’ features some 200 objects to examine the designer’s impact and legacy across… Read More

Herbert Bayer: Bauhaus Master at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, through April 5, 2020

“Herbert Bayer: Bauhaus Master marks the centenary of the founding of the Bauhaus in Weimer, Germany, in 1919 and features rare works by the groundbreaking 20th-century graphic designer Herbert Bayer. On view in the second-floor permanent collection galleries, the exhibition follows Bayer’s role as both student and teacher at… Read More

Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics at Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), 1976–1986 April 9 – August 18, 2019

“Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976–1986 is an exhibition that explores the punk and post-punk movements through the lens of graphic design. The exhibition features more than four hundred of punk’s most memorable graphics, including flyers, posters, album covers, promotions, zines, and other ephemera. Originating… Read More