London: Unit Editions, 2017. Unit Editions. Paperback. Small thick quarto, 8x10-1/4", stiff pictorial wrappers, 506pp + end matter (project details and credits, index, fully illustrated. Near Fine. Item #900083
A monograph of the work and postmodernist graphic artist Paula Scher from her early days in the music industry as an art director with CBS and Atlantic records, through the launch of her first studio, Koppel & Scher, to her 25-year involvement with Pentagram. Essay and interview with the artist by Adrian Shaughnessy. Among her work detailed here: Music – album covers, posters and identities; Identity – Arts, culture and business; Environment – Schools, cities and offices; Authorship – Art, activism and commentary; Books – Photography, politics and design-for-designers; The public theater – identity, posters and Shakespeare. With an afterword by Tony Brook. A bit of mild rubbing to wrapper, clean, square, near fine.