Die Gestalten Verlag, augustus 2014
hardcover, 320 pagina’s, 28 x 22 cm
ISBN 9783899555196, verkoopprijs € 46,99
Erik Spiekermann (1947) is the epitome of a typographer. This comprehensive book is the first to showcase his body of work and tell the story of his life.
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Erik Spiekermann is one of the best-known graphic designers in the world. He not only represents German typeface and corporate design like no other, but his work and the companies he has founded have had an unparalleled influence on contemporary graphic design around the globe.
The visual biography Hello, I am Erik is the first comprehensive exploration of Spiekermann’s more than 30-year career, his body of work, and his mindset. Contributions by Michael Bierut, Neville Brody, Mirko Borsche, Wally Olins, Stefan Sagmeister, Christian Schwartz, Erik van Blokland, and others round out this insightful publication.
The book is also available in German language edition.