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Carson

  1. 1. Carson Work and Influences Tina Broffman
  2. 2. Who is David Carson? <ul><li>Carson is an American Graphic Designer. </li></ul><ul><li>Born in Corpus Christi Texas in 1952 </li></ul><ul><li>Carson moved to New York City which is where you can find one of his studios. While the other is located in Charleston North Carolina. </li></ul><ul><li>Carson travels worldwide doing his work. </li></ul>
  3. 3. King of Grunge <ul><li>Carson's first work immersed from Southern California where he used dirty photography skills and non mainstream ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>His background influenced him to become the art director for Transworld Skateboarding magazine. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Companies Carson Worked for: … .. And more
  5. 5. Why is his work so important? <ul><li>Made the form of typography and photography based graphic design popular. </li></ul><ul><li>He uses heavy work with much illustration that some criticize to in-depth for the eye. But he still delivers the message! </li></ul>
  6. 6. Publications Carson has done <ul><li>End of Print (2005) </li></ul><ul><li>2nd Sight (1997) </li></ul><ul><li>Fotografiks (1999) </li></ul><ul><li>Trek (2000) </li></ul>
  7. 7. Awards Carson has Won <ul><li>Best Overall Design, Society of Publication Designers in New York. </li></ul><ul><li>Cover of the Year, Society of Publication Designers in New York. </li></ul><ul><li>Award of Best Use of Photography in Graphic Design </li></ul><ul><li>Designer of the Year 1998, International Center of Photography </li></ul><ul><li>Designer of the Year 1999, International Center of Photography </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Typography, Graphis magazine (NY) </li></ul><ul><li>The most famous graphic designer on the planet, April 2004 - London Creative Review magazine (London) </li></ul><ul><li>Over-rated designer of the decade award, HOAX magazine (London) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Sources <ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Google </li></ul><ul><li>www. davidcarson .com </li></ul>

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