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Andrew Blauvelt’s Work 2

In 2015, Andrew Blauvelt curated an exhibit for the Walker Art Center entitled Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia. In this exhibit, it examines the connections between art, architecture, and design from the 1960s to the 1970s. During this time was when a lot of artists were trying to find new inspiration for their work…

Andrew Blauvelt’s Work 1

For his work, I chose to learn more about one of his most renown exhibitions that he did in 2011 called Graphic Design: Now in Production. He did this project with the help of Ellen Lupton at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York. With Ellen’s help, Blauvelt was able to show the mix of…

Andrew Blauvelt

Andrew Blauvelt has been a practicing graphic designer for more than 30 years. Blauvelt’s interest in graphic design started in high school when he was involved in his school newspaper where he helped in production. In an interview, he explains how he’s always been interested in art, taking art classes throughout school. He was introduced…