Content includes:
Lieselotte Hansmann – A Puppet-Play by Jiri Trnka: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Peter Roth – In the Mood for Nylon – an American Advertising Campaign
Fritz Seitz – The Graphic Line of the Board of Trade of Baden-Wurtemberg
Remigius Netzer – «Written in Water» Illustrations by Richard Seewald
Armin Eichholz – The Best Swiss Posters 1959
Claudia Persson – A Master of the Ornament – Ornamental Models from the 16th Century
Eberhard Hölscher – Leopold Nettelhorst Graphic Advertising Art
Ingeborg Meinecke – Sketchbook of a Sleeper – a Pharmaceutical Prospectus
Hans Kuh – Graforel – the Plastic Alphabet «Cantate», a type of the typefoundry. Bauersche Gießerei, Frankfort-on-Main


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Gebrauchsgraphik, 5, 1960
Gebrauchsgraphik, 5, 1960
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A few years ago the publicity department of Siam di Tella found a collaborator who early in his studies of architecture was attracted by the problems of visual art. His name is Guillermo González Ruiz he was born in Chascomus (Province of Buenos Aires) in 1937. Between 1957 and 1960 he received 18 awards in poster competitions, some of which were of particular importance.
Theo Häussler's commercial art is distinguished by its clear and disciplined form and its distinct advertising message.

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Walter Ballmer was a Swiss graphic designer born in Liestal, Switzerland in 1923. He worked across various design disciplines including advertising design, packaging, typography and exhibition design.
I came across two sample books containing printed examples of the work executed by the students in the Composing and Machine Departments of the Polytechnic School of Printing, between 1907 and 1910. I couldn't resist adding these to the archive.