Lazar Markovic (El) Lissitzky

El Lissitzky was born in a small Jewish community in the Russian Empire, called Pochinok. He was an vital figure of the Russian avant garde, helping develop suprematism with his mentor, Kazimir Malevic, and designing numerous exhibition displays and propaganda works for the Soviet Union. His work greatly influenced the Bauhaus and constructuvis movements, and he experimented with production techniques and…

William Morris – Kelmscott Press

William Morris and William Bowden founded the Kelmscott Press at Hammersmith,London in 1891. The reason of founding this printing press was to refashion the typography and creating beautiful books that were based on medieval (illuminated) manuscripts. Some of there works that were published by the Kelmscoot Press: William Morris, The Defence of Guenevere and other…