otl aicher 1922-1991

he anti nazi

Tuesday, February 21, 2006



Otl Aicher can describe as a"practical utopian" who belief that graphic and industrial design had a power to transform culture empower individuals. His sense of politics, morality and philosophy was profoundly shapes by his experiences during these times and abhorrence for what the Nazi represented can be observed in his work over the course of his lifetime. his work foolwed by "Anti Nazi" monument. this is because Aicher who's the one of "Anti Nazi".
His wife was the sister of Hans and Sophie Scholl, the two key participants in the White Rose group of Nazi protesters who had been put to death in 1943. Her was the founder of the Nazi resistance movement and together they later founded the Ulm College of Design which focused much of its activities at the postwar design.
Aicher are talented, ambitious and accomplished. he develope a clearprecise style which could speak across international barrieis. His belief was not only strong in his heart, but he also acted upon it to try to improve the world around him. He also wanted to share his insight and passions with other, adesire to teach that was reflected in his ancredible academic successes.


OTL AICHER was born on May 13,1922 in Ulm, Germany. When he was 24 and 25, he studied at the Academy of Visual Art in Munich and began a design practice in his native City of Ulm in 1948. As graphic designer, he was practical, utilitarian and held strong to belief that design had the power to change society. Otl Aicher on September,1,1991 in Rotis uber Leutkirch, Germany.


The Design Work focusing on Aicher ground bresking corporate adentity project for braun and Lafthansa. For 1972 Munich Olympics, Aicher develope a formal language waseasily to understand. His excelent work as design director has estabilished a permanent monument of design.
Aicher has design logo and graphic for Braun Elektrogerate 1954, Deutsche Lufthansa 1969, Bayrische Ruckversicherung 1972, Zweites Deutsche Fernsehen ZDF from 1976. He also designed the typeface Trafic and Rotis in 1989.
Aicher also publishedseven book. The famous book are "The World As Design". He alsodeveloped unique approach to design founded a school and lectured student, designed logos and iconographicsystem and wrote essay on his ideologi.




1972 munich olympics




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