January 15th, 2009

Alexey Brodovitch

Alexey Brodovitch is remembered today as the art director of Harper’s Bazaar for nearly a quarter of a century.





Brodovitch is virtually the model for the modern magazine art director. He did not simply arrange photographs, illustrations and type on the page; he took an active role in conceiving and commissioning all forms of graphic art, and he specialized in discovering and showcasing young and unknown talent.

Collapse )