Posts Tagged: Michael Rock

The designer as author

Spring 1996 / Eye magazine Michael Rock What does it really mean to call for a graphic designer to be an author?  Authorship has become a popular term in graphic design circles, especially in those at the edges of the

The designer as author

Spring 1996 / Eye magazine Michael Rock What does it really mean to call for a graphic designer to be an author?  Authorship has become a popular term in graphic design circles, especially in those at the edges of the

Graphic Authorship

Link by Michael Rock 1996 What does it mean to call for a graphic designer to be an author? Authorship, in one form or another has been a popular term in graphic design circles, especially those circles that revolve around

Graphic Authorship

Link by Michael Rock 1996 What does it mean to call for a graphic designer to be an author? Authorship, in one form or another has been a popular term in graphic design circles, especially those circles that revolve around

What is this thing called graphic design criticism?

Link by Rick Poynor and Michael Rock 1995 Published in Eye No. 16 Vol. 4What is this thing called graphic design criticism? Rick Poynor Terms such as art criticism, literary criticism, architecture criticism and film criticism are so familiar that they

What is this thing called graphic design criticism?

Link by Rick Poynor and Michael Rock 1995 Published in Eye No. 16 Vol. 4What is this thing called graphic design criticism? Rick Poynor Terms such as art criticism, literary criticism, architecture criticism and film criticism are so familiar that they

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Fuck Content

Link by Michael Rock 2009 In Designer as Author I argued that we are insecure about the value of our work. We envy artists and authors for their power, social position and cache and we hope, by declaring ourselves “designer/authors,” to garner

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Fuck Content

Link by Michael Rock 2009 In Designer as Author I argued that we are insecure about the value of our work. We envy artists and authors for their power, social position and cache and we hope, by declaring ourselves “designer/authors,” to garner