20 Famous Graphic Designers of the 20th Century
This famous graphic designers have graced the world with their stunning work and their high imagination. They have become an inspiration for designers that now exist around the world.
Graphic design is a form of visual communication that uses images to convey information or messages as effectively as possible. In graphic design, the text also considered the image as a result of abstraction of symbols that can be sounded. Graphic design is applied in communication design and fine art. As with other types of design, graphic design can refer to the process of manufacture, design methods, the resulting product (design), or disciplines are used.
The art of graphic design includes cognitive skills and visual skills, including typography, illustration, photography, image processing, and layout. Graphic design forms that can be easily found everywhere. Brochures, newspapers, letters, bills, credit cards, utility bills, money, Facebook page, twitter, on BB, iPad, magazine ads, billboards, traffic signs, logos, on top nameplate, the candy wrappers, the cards, etc., all of it is a form of graphic designs that are often encountered. If noted, the average applied in a horizontal plane (2D).
Graphic designers are professionals who create illustrations, typography, photography, or graphic motion. A graphic designer usually creates work for publishers, print and electronic media, such as brochures, advertise products and much more. They are responsible for a display that looks interesting, which can be applied in various forms of promotional material relating to the products and the public. Graphic designer tasked to deliver a desired information by product / client in the form of an attractive design.
Below is the list of 20 famous graphic designers in the 20th century :
1. PAUL RAND (1914 – 1996)
2. SAUL BASS (1920 – 1996)
3. MILTON GLASER ( 1929 – Now)
4. DAVID CARSON (1954 – Now)
5. PAULA SCHER (1948 – Now)
6. NEVILLE BRODY (1957 – Now)
7. ALAN FLETCHER (1931 – 2006)
8. STEFAN SAGMEISTER (1962 – Now)
9. MASSIMO VIGNELLI (1931 – Now)
10. CHIP KIDD (1964 – Now)
11. MICHAEL BIERUT (1957 – Now)
12. HERB LUBALIN (1918 – 1981)
13. KATHERINE MCCOY (1945 – Now)
14. STEVEN HELLER (1950 – Now)
15. OTL AICHER (1922 – 1991)
16. ARMIN HOFMANN (1920 – Now)
17. MORTEZA MOMAYEZ (1935 – 2005)
18. ROBERT BROWNJOHN (1925 – 1970)
19. PHILIP B. MEGGS (1942 – 2002)
20. HERBERT MATTER (1907 – 1984)