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Ladislav Sutnar: Visual Design in Action
Sutnar's brilliant structural systems for clarifying otherwise dense industrial data placed him in the pantheon of Modernist pioneers and made him one of the visionaries of what is today called "information design." Visual Design in Action is a snapshot of Sutnar's American period (1939-1976), and includes graphics for Carr's Department Store, advertisements for the Vera N ...more
Hardcover, 188 pages
Published October 27th 2015 by Lars Muller Publishers
(first published October 25th 2014)
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Interesting content both from an historical perspective as well as one of practical applicability of design principles. A number of the design examples themselves felt either a bit esoteric or anachronistic, but it was still neat to see the variety of areas that Sutnar was working in. The facsimile reprint is also very nicely produced.