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EDUCATION GRAPHICS
UPDATED 12 AUGUST 2012
Matthew
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TYPOGRAPHY
FAMOUS DESIGNERS
ALL THE FOLLOWING LINKS ARE EXTERNAL WEBSITES

An appropriate ACTIVITY for your students could be to
DESIGN SOMETHING IN A STYLE SIMILAR TO ONE OF THE SELECTED DESIGNERS


Most Famous Logo Designers in Graphic Design History
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Iconic Logo Designers
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70 Designers that Shaped the World
This is a huge compilation of the most important product designers, graphic designers, architects and other
great professionals that made part of our history contributing to the evolution that we see today in each field.
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The Famous Designers of the 20th Century
Learn more about the most influential designers of the 20th century and their designs which have stood the
test of time. All the designers although unique in style shared a common philosophy of creating furniture with
an emphasis on function, accessibility and aesthetic beauty.
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A Brief History of Interior Design
Key Figures of the Modern Style
Four architects and designers associated the Modern movement are Walter Gropius, Le Corbusier, Ludwig
Mies van der Rohe, and Frank Lloyd Wright. They defined new directions with such clarity and force that they
can be thought of as originators of Modernist design and other elements that characterize 20th century
Modernism.
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Famous furniture designers
The titans of furniture design who have created some of the most memorable, iconic and lasting designs in
history
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Wikipedia List of Industrial (Product) Designers
The following industrial designers and product designers are among those who are noted for their
accomplishments in industrial or product design, and/or who have made extraordinary contributions to
industrial-design education or philosophy. This list is categorized by the main design movements of the
twentieth century. Although many industrial designers of this list followed many such trends, they are listed
under the movement they are most associated with.
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Poster History - History of Graphic Design
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60 Concert Posters From Ten Amazing Artists
When scouring the design field, searching for stand-out artistic expression and fluid composition, one area
that should always catch the eye, is poster design. Moreover, concert poster design, which has produced
some truly revolutionary artists and works for generations now, should be paid particular attention to.
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5 (Mostly) Vintage Children’s Books by Iconic Graphic Designers
Here are five wonderful vintage children’s books by some of history’s most celebrated graphic
designers
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DIA Design Hall of Fame
The Design Institute of Australia's Design Hall of Fame was initiated in association with the Victorian Design
Awards of the late 1990s. The Hall of Fame is an important repository of Australia's design history. A national
committee is charged with selecting and inducting noteworthy designers and design industry figures into the
Hall. The mandate of the Hall is to recognise designers from throughout Australia.
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