Seattle-based design studio Modern Dog's heady mix of cheeky humor and punk rock aesthetics makes them unique among design firmsand a hell of a lot of fun. Gathered here for the first time is their groundbreaking work in poster design over the past two decades. Posters for theater, events, music, social issues, and self-promotion run the gamut of approaches and attitudes, but always reflects founders Mike Strassbuger and Robynne Raye's distinctive eye. What's moreand unusual in a design monographtheir text is laugh-out-loud funny on nearly every page. Interviews with Mike and Robynne by design luminaries James Victore and Rick Valicenti and an essay by critic Steven Heller illuminate the working methods of these creators of iconic and irreverent fin-de-sicle design.toni hollandee-morse Maybe the lamb broke his leg skateboarding, Or perhaps he was looking to skate but was ... to use as a skateboard, Tragically, he did not foresee that his homemade board would be lacking wheels or that his new ... online forum, used with permission, AcAIGA 2005 TUNNEL VISION CLIENT: AIGA Los Angeles YEAR: 2005 Offset Wx24aquot; For this event the theme was skate- success!
|Author||:||Robynne Raye, Michael Strassburger|
|Publisher||:||Chronicle Books - 2008-03-05|