Pioneer of the Poster: Josef Müller-Brockmann 25 September 2015

‘I would advise young people to look at everything they encounter in a critical light … Then I would urge them at all times to be self-critical.’

The next featured designer from Alan Kitching and Monotype is designer and teacher, Josef Müller-Brockmann.

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Famed for his instantly recognisable clean-cut designs and use of grid systems, Josef Müller-Brockmann’s work and writing has inspired many throughout the years, including Alan Kitching.

Read an in-depth interview first published in Eye Magazine no. 19 vol 5, 1995, and find out more about the influence of JMB’s work through the accounts of Joanne Meister, a graphic designer who met him whilst studying at University in 1989.

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