Monday, March 8, 2010

post 3: logographics

A logo is a graphic mark or emblem commonly used by commercial enterprises, organizations and even individuals to aid and promote instant public recognition. Logos are either purely graphic (symbols/icons) or are composed of the name of the organization (a logotype or wordmark). 
Using one of your existing designers or select another from the list below if your designer was not active in this area of graphic design. Discuss in two hundred words, 5 images and 5 links their contribution to logo design.

Henry Steiner
Ikko Tanaka

Ken Cato 
Alan Fletcher
Clemont Mok
Tom Geismar

Carlo L. Vivarelli 
Raymond Loewy
Michael Wolff

Woody Pirtle
Adrian Frutiger

Peter Behrens


  1. i'll be doing henry steiner...

  2. SORRY - changed my mind - i'm now going to go with KEN CATO!

  3. ian was about to say : i cannot find enough stuff about ikko tanaka, so i was going to do ken cato....... but i find it very hard to distinguish who does what designs at ken cato and PARTNERS! so many logos, so many offices........bhp billiton, channel seven, commonwealth bank,m macquarie bank, australian made, city rail(nsw), world expo 88,