Armin Hofmann

Recent articles about Armin Hofmann

Unpredictable Swiss design

Issue 90, Summer 2015

Review

The Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, created in 1875, was a pioneer institution…

The (layered) vision thing

Issue 8, Autumn 1993

Opinion

If it has dotted lines, an arrow or two and it’s impossible to read, then it must be ‘postmodern’.…

Reputations: Wolfgang Weingart

Issue 4, Summer 1991

Feature

‘My work is like a quarry. People see a stone they like, appropriate it and work it until there’s…

Recent blog posts by Armin Hofmann

At your service

15 October 2019

Armin Hofmann’s Graphic Design Manual. A review by Alex Cameron
A reproduction of Armin Hofmann’s poster, Giselle, designed for the Basel Open Air Theatre in 1959, has hung at my desk for more than twenty years, writes Alex Cameron.