⚣ [PDF] ✅ Futurist Typography and the Liberated Text By Alan Bartram ✰ – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk A uniue look at how Futurism influenced and changed twentieth century graphic design In the early decades of the twentieth century European artists poets and designers called for the destruction of ou A uniue look at and the Kindle Ø how Futurism influenced and changed twentieth century graphic design In the early decades of the twentieth century European artists poets and designers called for the destruction of outdated assumptions about vision and language Numerous manifestos resulted demanding new artistic forms None of these manifestos was aggressive and poetic or wider in scope than Filippo Tomasso Marinetti’s Futurist Manifesto of Painting sculpture literature architecture theatre cinema and music were all caught up in its net Typography—until then a distant relative in the arts—also played Futurist Typography PDF or a major role in Marinetti’s program Written by leading design scholar Alan Bartram this fascinating book examines the rise and evolution of the Futurists’ approach to typography and graphic design placing it within the context of contemporary artistic and literary movements The volume features examples of some eighty Futurist books or other designs for print many of them relatively unknown or previously unpublished accompanied by new translations of over twenty of the featured texts Bartram illuminates the complicated meanings of the Futurist designers’ graphic works in order to provide a new understanding of their extraordinary and influential visual language.
- 160 pages
- Futurist Typography and the Liberated Text
- Alan Bartram
- 10 March 2014 Alan Bartram