1984 to present. The label “digital” is an attempt to label the graphic style which emerged in the 1990s as a result of the revolutionary changes in computer technology. Digital style is not a hist…
"Carson made the point,over and over,that letters on a page are art" - sehr inspirierend wie ich finde David Carson – Harvard Graduate School of Design, 2015
The King Of Grunge Typography
As David Carson approaches his sixtieth year, here is a celebration of his work. (I'm proud to say I know the guy, who's been a huge influence). Here are 60 pieces of his amazing work. Enjoy.
Design Firm Report – David Carson Design
When David Carson worked with Pepsi Cola in one of Pepsi advertisiment, he showed a long paragraph of text in the shape of a pepsi can or bottle, making a entire paragraph saying all kind of things that relate to every part of the demographic in some way. Using a black color font, capitals, and the same size of the typography you can read all the expectation people had and with red color, lower case and big fonts you can red the final message from Pepsi.
David Carsons designs for the 'Ray Gun' magazines experimented with the use of typography. In this article he has repeated and overlapped type to such an extent that the first paragraph is virtually illegable. This suggests that the overall look of the page was maybe more important than the content of the article.
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Artist Research – David Carson A History
David Carson is an American graphic designer. He is best known for his innovative magazine design, and use of experimental typography. He was the art director for the magazine Ray Gun. Carso…