Author: Nancy You

Poster is both announcement of an AIGA program and a self portrait of the designer. Color photographic reproduction of designer shown from mouth to lower waist and holding package of "Duane Reade" brand band-aids in right hand against red drapery. Text is inscribed on body with X-acto knife. Bandage below his right nipple region.
Bare is the New Clad
In 1999, Stefen Sagmeister (1962- ), founder of Sagmeister and Walsh Inc., carved text into his own body with an X-Acto knife. His dedication to his projects and his willingness to communicate with the audience are shown in his startling depictions of sexuality, pain, and uncanny humor. By pushing the boundaries of graphic design, he...