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Erik Nitsche

Erik Nitsche

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nitsche, Erik.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 31-37
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19342732M

    s: moved to Geneva; founded ENI, SA (Erik Nitsche International), producing influential books using brilliant information design. After the financial collapse of ENI he moved to Paris. s: moved to Ridgefield, Connecticut, where he continued to design books. Died Book of the Month. Copyright ©


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Erik Nitsche was born in Lausanne, Switzerland in an art-minded family. Both his father and grandfather were noted photographers and artists like Paul Klee were close friends of the family. Klee influenced Nitsche in his choice to be an artist rather than a photographer. Erik Nitsche left an unmistakable mark on the world of design in his approximately 60 year career.

Leaving almost no field untouched, he worked as an art director, book designer, illustrator, typographer, graphic designer, photographer, advertiser, and packaging designer. Erik Nitsche's posters for General Dynamics from Eric Nitsche may not be as well known today as his contemporaries, Lester Beall, Paul Rand, or Saul Bass, but he is their equal.

Almost 90 years old, this Swiss born graphic designer is arguably one. Erik Nitsche was a celebrated name in the twentieth century graphic designing. He was recognized for meticulously designing books, annual reports and setting page composition and type presentation.

His simple yet attractive designs, use of brilliant colours and exquisite typography became his trademark. Art director, book designer, illustrator, typographer, graphic designer, photographer, advertiser, and packaging designer, Switzerland born Erik Nitsche was one of the guys who brought Bauhaus modernism into America through illustrations, book covers and advertising campaigns for a variety of clients including stores, films and, most notably Author: Fosco Lucarelli.

Swiss-born American graphic designer, Erik Nitsche () had a prolific ~60 year career working across the advertising, printing and publishing industries.

An acknowledged founding modernist, Nitsche came to prominence in the s, despite his reserved nature, with the production of abstract semi-futurist technical illustrations and posters for the General Dynamics corporation.

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10 in Danbury, Conn. He was A History of the Machine by Robert Soulard, Leisure Arts Publishers (third British edition), first published Designed by Erik Nitsche Recently I needed to give a talk about the integration of type and image for PhD and MPhil research students in art and design at the Royal College of Art.

Once again, Erik Nitsche, in a brilliant sort of shorthand, depicts a domain of research still in its infancy at this time, but which would be the future to come.

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See more ideas about Graphic design, Album cover design and Atoms for peace pins. In this milieu Nitsche practiced design auteurship before it was given a name, and the body of work he produced is extraordinary even by today’s standards.

After moving to Geneva in the early s Nitsche Founded ENI, S.A. (Erik Nitsche International) to produce some of the finest illustrated history books ever designed. Springing from a widely varied group of small, pioneer enterprises, firmly rooted in the principles of traditional American enterprise, General Dynamics at present comprises eight American divisions and a Canadian subsidiary which in their variety touch at many points the life of both hemispheres.

The history of General Dynamics thus becomes the history of a period, a people, and a place. - Explore eddiemcglynn's board "• Erik Nitsche" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Graphic design, Vintage posters and Graphic design inspiration pins. The genius of Erik Nitsche encompasses virtually the entire sphere of visual communications.

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Steven Heller claims that this arguably the most famous piece in the series saying, “it was an indelible logo in its day the shell was a virtual cornucopia of progress.”. Erik Nitsche’s posters for General Dynamics by Alex Wellerstein, published November 18th, Erik Nitsche. Nitsche is best known today for his work on corporate graphics design in the s and s — he made some really stunning images for the company General Dynamics and its subsidiary General Atomics.

The Library of Congress does not own rights to material in its collections. Therefore, it does not license or charge permission fees for use of such material and cannot grant or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute the material.

Nitsche, Erik, Artist. Exploring the universe - weather control: Book/Printed Material Critical. Erik Nitsche was a Swiss born designer renowned for his contributions to all walks of graphic design and typography from the ’s to the late 20 th century.

He is widely regarded as a pioneer of modernism, having worked for many of the leading design clients of the day, including Orbach’s, Bloomingdale’s, Decca Records, RCA Records, and the Museum of Modern Art. Erik Nitsche (September 7, – Novem ) was a pioneer in the design of books, annual reports, and other printed material that relied on meticulous attention to the details of page composition, the elegance of simple type presentation, and the juxtaposition of elements on a page.

Erik Nitsche was a Swiss born designer renowned for his contributions to all walks of graphic design and typography from the ’s to the late 20th century.

He is widely regarded as a pioneer of modernism, having worked for many of the leading design clients of the day, including Orbach's, Bloomingdale's, Decca Records, RCA Records.

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Rameau by Erik Nitsche. Erik Nitsche: Johann Sebastian Bach: XB Erik Nitsche: Skat Cards: XB Erik Nitsche: Chapel of Notre Dame Du Haut: XB Erik Nitsche: Airplane Hangar in Orbetello Italy. Erik Nitsche left an unmistakable mark in the world of design in his year long career.

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See more ideas about Graphic design, Vintage posters and Design pins. Erik Nitsche: Born on September 7,in Lausanne, Switzerland, Erik Nitsche attended the Kunstgewerbeschule in Munich. After a brief period in Cologne, he worked at Maximilien Vox in Paris. in WWII, Nitsche fled to United States and worked first in Hollywood, then in New York, where he worked as freelance graphic designer for Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Life and Look.

The genius of Erik Nitsche encompasses virtually the entire sphere of visual communications. I would put him on the top-ten list of the best 20 th-century designers in the world, said Michael Aron, graphic artist and professor at the Parsons School of e's prodigious and globe-straddling career, spanning nearly 60 years, included art direction, book design, typography, illustration.

erik nitsche for general dynamics. graphic designer, erik nitsche () had a prolific ~ 60 year career working across the advertising, printing and publishing industries. he. The name Erik Nitsche is rarely brought up in conversations of science fiction, but is well-known to historians of graphic design.

Inthe Swiss-born designer had been hired by General Dynamics to create promotional imagery for the organization’s annual International Conferences on the Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy (ICPUAE). Open Online Only due to Covid We are here to answer your inquiries and are still shipping.

Erik Nitsche was a pioneer in the design of books, annual reports, other printed material that relied on meticulous attention to the details of page composition, the elegance of simple type presentation, the juxtaposition of elements on a page.

His hallmarks were impeccably clear design, brilliant colors, smart typography, an adherence to particular geometric foundations. The top image is a General Dynamics postcard by Erik Nitsche. The lower is from Joel Johnson’s flickr background illustrations in each.

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Stub This article has been rated as Stub-Class on the project's quality scale. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Nitsche, ioned: ble. I like my Modernism with club soda and two limes Which is why I am so taken with the work of Erik Nitsche; it is positively effervescent.

My affection for his work is rooted in repeated sightings of the same thing – his poster for the Betty Davis showbiz melodrama All About ’s one of my favorite pieces of design the cutout photos, clean but playful layout, and the signature. View Erik Nitsche’s artworks on artnet.

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Popular Home's Pak of : Alex and Erik Nitsche (illus). GENERAL INTERIOR DECORATING) Steinweiss.11 Jan - Designs by Swiss/American graphic designer Erik Nitsche (). Nitsche is well known for the corporate artwork he did for General Dynamics and record cover designs. See more ideas about Cover design, Design and Graphic design.