“The spirit of an age may be best expressed in the abstract ideal arts, for the spirit itself is abstract and ideal.” Hans Christian Øren of Oslo-based Oh Yeah Studio, follows a simple ideology. An ideology of how a minimal use of elements and colours can emphasise the elements actually used, and in doing so, …
Proun 10 Painting, 1919. El Lissitzky was an important figure of the Russian avant garde, helping develop Suprematism with his mentor, Kazimir Malevich, and designing numerous exhibition displays and propaganda works for the former Soviet Union. His work greatly influenced the Bauhaus and constructivist movements, and he experimented with production techniques and stylistic devices that would go on to dominate 20th-century graphic design.