Chip Kidd is no doubt the most famous and awarded book designer of our time. This collection includes many of his design records and finished projects as well as his own collections of comics, popular culture imagery, and other sources materials.
From Czechoslovakia, Sutnar was among the handful of designers introducing modernism to the US in the 1st half of the 20th century and he is often considered one of the first to study information graphics. This collections consists of examples of his work.
A collection of World War I, World War II, Anti-Vietnam War Protest, and Black Militant posters spanning much of the 20th century.
Lanny Sommese papers [in processing]
Designer, teacher, and critic, Lanny Sommese particularly well-known for his award winning posters. This collection contains the posters, many of his other designs, and many preliminary drawings and teaching materials.
There are many other graphic design-related archival materials in the Special Collections Library and, of course, many beautifully designed books, photos, and printed ephemera. Get in there!