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Karel Martens: Printed Matter / Drukwerk

Martens, Karel (editor); Kinross, Robin (editor); Triest, Jaap Van (editor)

Edité par Hyphen Press, London, 1997
ISBN 10: 0907259111 / ISBN 13: 9780907259114
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Titre : Karel Martens: Printed Matter / Drukwerk

Éditeur : Hyphen Press, London

Date d'édition : 1997

Reliure : Paperback

Illustrateur : Over 250 Color & b/w Illustrations

Etat du livre : Near Fine

Edition : First Edition, Second Printing.

Description :

ABSOLUTELY SOLID COPY with only slight stains to lower edges (at foredges). 144 pages. Text in English and Dutch. Upper wrapper title: Printed Matter / Drukwerk. Later issue; coverage of over 35 years of works by the award-winning Dutch graphic designer, including his essay "What Design Means For Me" (in addition to his partly autobiographical essay). Additional essays by Kinross, Triest, Koosje Sierman and Hugues C. Boekraad; includes bibliography. "Reprinted 1997" (colophon; originally published in 1996). Rare in any edition and/or condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire L076422

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Synopsis : Karel Martens is a Dutch artist and graphic designer whose 36-year career is based on continuing the ideals of the modernist pioneers of the 1920s and 1930s. This book is a critical examination as well as a celebration of Martens's broad spectrum of work. Numerous illustrations of his designs are included, as are a year-by-year survey of his work and a list of all of his projects. Also in this volume are four critical essays and a text by Martens himself.

Critique: "Martens is the heir of the European Modernists, and shows the influence of Bauhaus and the Swiss school....An artist and craftsman, Martens creates work for himself and for clients in equal quantitiy. He seems to regard every project he undertakes as another great adventure. This book, designed by Jaap van Triest with Martens himself, makes every effort to represent these qualities. From its double, folded brown paper cover to its uncoated double pages, it feels both precious and hand-made. The mass of images that at first seem piled up like goods on a flea- market stall turn out to be painstakingly arranged....Such a book is a delight." --< -- Eye

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