Javi’s Give Me 5!
5+3 essential recommendations from an Associate Partner. Javier is a versatile creative with 15 years of experience building meaningful brands through strategy and design. With expertise in graphic design, motion graphics, art direction, and branding, Javier brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at Mucho since 2021.
by Ruben Peter.
Ed. Untold Stories (2021)
This book by Ruben Peter is a deep exploration of the history and relations between graphic design and capitalism.
Capitalism could not exist without the coins, banknotes, documents, information graphics, interfaces, branding, and advertising made by graphic designers. Even strategies such as social design and speculative design are easily appropriated to serve economic growth. It seems design is locked in a cycle of exploitation and extraction, furthering inequality and environmental collapse.
Barbara Stauffacher–Solomon: Visions Not Previously Seen
By Natalija Vekic, Christian Bruno and Kurt Keppeler (2018).
A short doc about the fascinating life and work of landscape architect and graphic designer Barbara Stauffacher Solomon.
A portrait of the groundbreaking 89-year old designer who fused Swiss modernism with an iconic and bold California pop aesthetic to create the design phenomena known as Supergraphics.
By Space10 & Ikea
Everyday Experiments is a project by Space10 & Ikea exploring how will tomorrow’s technologies redefine the way we live at home. The website is a collection of digital experiments by some of the most innovative creative studios around the world.
The Typographische Monatsblätter was one of the most important journals to successfully disseminate the phenomenon of ‘Swiss typography’ to an international audience. This website is derived from exhaustive research on the TM focusing on the issues from 1960 till 1990.