By Otl Aicher
"An quintessential section of Aicher's paintings is that it truly is anchored in a "philosophy of creating" encouraged via such thinkers as Ockham, Kant or Wittgenstein, a philosophy desirous about the must haves and goals, the items and claims, of layout. Aicher's whole theoretical and sensible writings on layout (which contain all different elements of visible creativity, equivalent to structure) can be found with this re-creation of the vintage work.
If Aicher prefers the analogous and urban to the electronic and summary he does it with a philosophical goal. He relativizes the function of natural cause. He criticizes the rationality of Modernism because of the dominance of basically summary considering. an individual who prefers the summary to the concrete doesn't merely misunderstand the mutual dependence of thought and look at. In Aicher's judgement he's additionally making a fake hierarchy, a rank order that's culturally deadly. issues which are electronic and summary should not larger, better and extra very important than issues which are analogous and concrete."
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