Posts Tagged With logo design

Dan Friedman

Dan Friedman (1945-1995) was an American designer and educator.[1] Friedman worked with many companies including Citibank[2] before his death is 1995 from acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Contents Early Life and Education Teaching Career Design Career Later Life Death More on Friedman’s Work References Early Life and Education Dan Friedman was born in Cleveland, Ohio, in…

Mor­pho­log­i­cal Typogram Pro­gramme

Karl Gerstner’s mor­pho­log­i­cal typogram pro­gramme was published in 1968. It is one of the many books that he wrote about art and graphic design. The mor­pho­log­i­cal typogram pro­gramme contains principles that Gerstner used in his world-renowned graphic design. These principles include systems and defined parameters that graphic designers could learn about and use in their…

New Haven Railroad Logo– Herbert Matter

This is the New Haven Railroad logo created by Herbert Matter. It was not an easy task for him because of his perfectionist personality. in fact, it took him over 100 tries to finally get to the design that he stuck with. This iconic “NH” logo was released by Matter in 1955. The railroad company…

Wild Design: NC State Men’s Basketball

For my second Wild Design post for February, I saw this NC State Men’s Basketball poster for their 2019-2020 season. This poster is hung in my apartment here at NC State, and I never really took the time to look deeply into the branding of this poster until now. I was working with the graphic…

Wild Design: Food Lion

For my first Wild Design this month, I chose to focus on a brand that I use everyday, but often overlook the logo. Food Lion is a notable grocery store in the south, with an interesting brand identity: the lion. I like this brand because they practice quality with their foods. You can walk into…

Wild Design: Go Fish Digital

For my second “in the wild” post this month, I found this sticker of a Digital Marketing agency’s logo design. This Digital Marketing agency is called “Go Fish Digital” and I thought it was super unique how their name combined “fish” but also the market they are in (digital). Based on the sticker, the colors…

Wild Design: Livho Bluelight Glasses

For my first Wild Design post, I found this brand as I ordered a new pair of bluelight glasses (that were very useful), and it arrived in my home. When I ordered these glasses from Amazon, I did not look at the brand at all; I just ordered the cheapest pair, and didn’t care where…

Gert Dumbar: Dutch Railways

The main idea of his design work is in creating unique, bold, and innovative brand identities. The first example of his work that comes up the most, as it is arguably his most iconic piece, that’s still being used today. I’m of course talking about his logo design for the Dutch Railways. It was a…