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Made You Look

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Just as film, art, music, and literature have the power to move people, Stefan Sagmeister's innovative work shows that graphic design, too, can cut to the emotional quick. His desire is to transform stale thinking, and Sagmeister: Made You Look does just that.
Compelling, honest, and intensely personal, Made You Look covers 20 years of Sagmeister's graphic design. With a
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Paperback, 292 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Abrams (first published 2001)
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Julia
Si tuviera que describirlo en 3 palabras: libro interactivo análogo. La experiencia empieza aún antes de abrir el libro, con la portada y contraportada que revelan cambios al ponerle o quitarle la caja roja que hace de filtro y el efecto de los huesos o el título del libro en el delantero al intentar hojear el libro en ambos sentidos. Una vez empezando la lectura te encuentras con las notas del diario de Sagmeister, a veces en relación con el proyecto que describe el texto principal y a veces si...more
Jorge
I was surprised of finding this book in a small book retailer in Madrid. This has been in my Amazon Wishlist for quite a long time so I didn't think twice before buying it.

"Made You Look" is an exciting travel around Sagmeister visual and creative universe. This is also a refreshing travel, out of the clean design of neat lines and new modernism we are so used to experiment nowadays.

Sagmeister uses to keep a personal diary writing his experiences and thoughts about work and life. On of the most...more
Matthew Herring
Everything worth knowing about Stefan Sagmeister is in this book.One of the best Graphic Designers in the business takes the reader into his life and process and we come out better, more interesting people on the other end. Well, most of us anyway.
Widgets &
Very inspiring look at the enigmatic and forwarding thinking designer Stefan Sagmeister. Great insight into his process and creativity. Wonderful personal notes on project ups and downs, the business side of work and great client stories.
Paul Rustand
A great monograph of one of the best graphic designers, Stefan Sagmeister. Loaded with all sorts of fascinating behind-the-scenes tidbits and details, not to mention some pretty amazing design work and interesting clients.
Justin McDonald
This book is amazing. Sadly, spontaneity and authenticity is never quite this easy.
Robanton999
Sep 21, 2008 Robanton999 rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: anyone cool/designers
don't take this shit too seriously. have fun and everything will work out.
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totally inspiring
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Stefan Sagmeister (born 1962 in Bregenz, Austria) is a New York-based graphic designer and typographer. He has his own design firm—Sagmeister Inc.—in New York City. He has designed album covers for Lou Reed, OK Go, The Rolling Stones, David Byrne, Aerosmith and Pat Metheny.
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