Publisher, Size (h x w)
Museum Wiesbaden und die Autoren, Germany, 11.5 x 9.5", 144 pp., German
Typography Can Sometimes Also Be Art was the legendary Amsterdam Exhibition from 1931 by The Ring [or circle] of Modern Advertising Designers, a small group led by Kurt Schwitters formed to further promote a common vision of the New Typography. Heavily illustrated with unique color examples (many full-page) by: Max Bill, Max Burchartz, Cesar Domela, Dick Elffers, John Heartfield, Lajos Kassak, F. Kalivoda, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Paul Schuitema, Kurt Schwitters, Ladislav Sutnar, Karel Teige, Jaroslav Seifert, Jan Tschichold, Piet Zwart and others. Text by Broos with original correspondences in the back and some designer profiles. The images alone make this worthwhile!
A fine, softcover catalog with stiff printed wrappers.