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This ebook was compiled in Marchnearly 75 years after its first publishing. It makes an extensive analysis of the structure and function of the graphic image in painting photography and advertising design. Lwnguage the Home Gift Guide. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Typographical design is by the author. InKepes had been one of a number of people Moholy was another who were asked by the U. His own art having moved toward abstract painting, he developed a parallel interest in new scientific imagery, in part because it too had grown increasing “abstract. The richness of the volumes is reflected in their titles: This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations.

They include photograms, photomontages and collages; analytical diagrams, typography, calligraphy and lettering; pre-historic art, paintings and drawings by children; significant work of the old masters and contemporary artists including Arp, Braque, Duchamp, Degas, Juan Gris, Helion, Klee, Kandinsky, Leger, Malevich, Matisse, Moholy-Nagy, Miro, Mondrian, Picasso, Seurat and many others. Views Read Edit View history. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.


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In the same period, he was also influenced by the socialist avant-garde poet and painter Lajos Kassakand began to search for means by which he could contribute to the alleviation of social injustice, especially as he later recalled “the inhumane conditions of the Hungarian peasantry.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Widely used for many years as a college textbook it had thirteen printings, in four languagesit began by acknowledging Kepes’ indebtedness to the Berlin-based Gestalt psychologists, and by asserting that “Visual communication is universal and international; it knows no limits of tongue, vocabulary, or grammar, and it can be perceived by the illiterate as well as keprs the literate…[The visual arts, as] the optimum forms of the language of vision, are, therefore, an invaluable educational medium” p.

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In his lifetime, Kepes produced other books of lasting importance, among them Graphic Forms: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. See all 4 reviews. InLnaguage accepted an invitation from the School of Llanguage and Planning at MIT to initiate a program there in visual design, a division that later became the Center for Advanced Visual Studies c Set up a giveaway.

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Ships from and sold by Amazon. The following year, when Moholy agreed to become the director of a new art school in Chicago which Moholy dubbed the New BauhausKepes was invited to join the faculty and to head a curricular area in Light and Color.

Each volume contained more than pages of essays by some of the most prominent artists, designers, architects and scientists of the time.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. While teaching at the Institute of Design or New Bauhaus from toKepes enlarged and refined his ideas about design theory, form in relation to function, and his own term the “education of vision. The markers are of wood and stone, respectively, and are tall and rectangular in proportion. July Learn how and when to remove this template message.