April 12, 2011
Josef Müller-Brockmann is a Swiss graphic designer best known for his use of the grid system. Most of Josef’s works incorporated the font Helvetica. His use of simple design, distinct colors, and bold shapes make him a pioneer of typographic design. He has written many books including “History of the Poster”, “Grid Systems in Graphic Design”, and “The Graphic Artist”.
” I would advise young people to look at everything they encounter in a critical light… then I would urge them at all times to be self-critical” -Josef Müller-Brockmann