Max Bill

Recent articles about Max Bill

Buenos Aires project

Issue 63, Spring 2007


Argentina’s dialogue with the European pioneers of postwar Modernism gave rise to a graphic design…

Beyond the canon

Issue 68, Summer 2008


Introduction to special issue by editor John L. Walters

Reputations: Jean Widmer

Issue 34, Winter 1999


‘Signage reflects both the complexity of space and the way a place is organised. And it is very…


Issue 50, Winter 2003


Does a small book from nearly 30 years ago encapsulate a ‘golden age’?

Wechlin-Tissot & Co brochure

Issue 16, Spring 1995


Max Bill’s brochure for a Zurich medical supplier shows a less formal side to his Concrete Art

Recent blog posts by Max Bill

Tear-off type walls in Berlin

20 May 2013

The Bauhaus Archive presents a tour of German-language typographic history with ‘On-Type: Texts on Typography’.
They say that an exhibition should never be a book on a wall, but ‘On-Type’ is exactly that. The entire exhibition is made up of many books and texts all over the walls at Berlin’s Bauhaus Archive, writes Jessica Jenkins.