From Andy Warhol to Damien Hirst, Barbara Kruger and Salvador Dali this tome, Taschen’s new book Art Record Covers brings together 500 record sleeve masterpieces designed by artists from the 1950s to the present day. Ever since the dawn of modernism, visual and music production have had a particularly intimate relationship. From Luigi Russolo’s 1913 Futurist manifesto L’Arte dei Rumori (The Art of Noise) to Marcel Duchamp’s​ 1925 double-sided discs Rotoreliefs, the 20th century saw ever more fertile exchange between sounds and shapes, marks and melodies, and different fields of composition and performance...

Kevin Högger has a legacy to follow. Or better yet, has a legacy to explore and evolve. A Swiss designer based in Zurich who manages to push the envelope in many, enchanting ways, Högger likes to experiment with digital and hand-drawn typography by repeating patterns and random textures in any format, from big posters to small objects.With a background in graphic and industrial design Högger tries to visualize his interest in materials and typography...

The concept behind Thesaurus goes back to 2014, when I was finishing my bachelor’s degree in visual communications at the Haute École d’Art et Design, Geneva. My final project, ‘Genèva’, was to be a type family inspired by the city of Geneva itself, an attempt to answer the question ‘If Geneva were a typeface, what would it look like?’ My research into Geneva’s typographical history led me to the fascinating work of the Estiennes, Robert (1503–1559), printer to King Francis I and later to the reformer John Calvin...

Pentagram's Harry Pearce and team have created a logotype for Pink Floyd Records, a new record label that is releasing already beloved and previously unheard music by of the world’s most iconic bands. “Pink Floyd’s impact on music is immeasurable, and is only seconded by their impact of visual culture. Famed by their relationship with the design collective Hipgnosis, their LP covers are part of the cultural consciousness, creating moments of shared experience for millions of people around the world” says Pentagram.

The story of graphic design in Canada has never been told. Until now. The tagline speaks for itself whilst Greg Durrell of Hulse & Durrell in Vancouver, Canada and Jessica Edwards and Gary Hustwit of Film First in Brooklyn, New York are gathering funds through Kickstarter to produce the first documentary about Canadian graphic design. Design Canada is a feature length documentary examining Canadian history through the lens of graphic design, detailing the creative processes and icons that defined generations 

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