Pierre Mendell

1. Posters for the Bavarian State Opera. Collage by the science of design.

2. Design ist Kunst, die sich nützlich macht (design is art that makes itself useful). By Studio Mendell & Oberer, 1984. For die neue Sammlung, the international design museum of Munich.

Pierre Mendell (Essen 1929 - Munich 2008). Lived in France between 1934 and 1947; emigrated to the USA in 1947; in 1953 returned to France, where he worked in the family textiles company; in 1958 began studying graphic design under Armin Hofmann at the Schule für Gestaltung in Basle. The Mendell & Oberer studio was founded in 1961 in Munich.

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