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International Typographic Style

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Armin Hofmann Giselle 1959, offset lithograph 128.9 x 90.5 Courtesy Reinhold-Brown Gallery. Basel Outdoor Plays Rosen feld Park (com datas listadas).

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swissted - Graphic designer Mike Joyce has taken vintage punk, hardcore, and indie rock show flyers and redesigned them in the International Typographic Style.

Unspooling poster great modern version of the international typographic style. The visual characteristic of this poster is very clear for its audience. This poster was made for an art and cinema exhibition for international artists. I like how the word is being unspooled like yarn or unwinding what the artists have to present in the exhibit.

from History of Visual Communications

International Typographic Style

International Typographic Style | History of Visual Communications


Mind and Matter, Highschool Week 1964, poster for a lecture series, Düsseldorf. Design: Walter Breker


"Swiss Style" also known as the "International Typographic Style", is a graphic design style developed in Switzerland in the 1950s that emphasizes cleanliness, readability and objectivity. Hallmarks of the style are asymmetric layouts, use of a grid, sans-serif typefaces like Akzidenz Grotesk, and flush left, ragged right text. The style is also featured typography as a primary design element.