Posts Tagged With 1960s design

Karl Gerstner

Karl Gerstner was born in Basel, Switzerland in 1930. His dream was to become a chemist, but his parents didn’t have enough money to pay for his education. Instead, at age fourteen, he attended a design program at a local pre-college called All­ge­meine Gewerb­schule. There, he studied under Armin Hofmann and Emil Ruder, two highly…

Goldfinger

Robert Brownjohn’s most well known work is his 1964 title sequence for the second James Bond movie Goldfinger. It took some inspiration from his first Bond movie title sequence, which filmed stills being projected onto a belly dancer.  The antidote is that when Brownjohn pitched the idea, he did so with himself, pushing his chest…