Publisher: Centre Georges Pompidou
Product Dimensions: 37 x 22 x 2.3 cm
Release Date: 1995
Price: ¥7,000 JPY
Jean Widmer is a graphic designer born in Frauenfeld in Switzerland on 31 March 1929, arrived in France in the 1950s. He is the designer of many visual identity programs.
Jean Widmer marked the French graphic design including revisiting the type of public places and road infrastructure in order both practical (great progress in terms of readability) and aesthetics. It is a precursor, one of the first in France to make typography a central element of his compositions.