Обложка книги Karlssonwilker Inc.'s Tellmewhy: The First 24 Months of a New York Design Company

Karlssonwilker Inc.'s Tellmewhy: The First 24 Months of a New York Design Company

ISBN: 1568984162;
Издательство: Princeton Architectural Press
Страниц: 221

Book DescriptionWhy would two talented and employable young graphic designers start up their own practice without any clients, in the midst of a recession, and in a city brimming with world-renowned designers? Karlssonwilker inc.?s tellmewhy is the improbable story of such a venture?or act of bravura or insanity?on the part of Hjalti Karlsson and Jan Wilker, and offers a telling, humorous, and always human insight into the workings of a young startup design studio, showcasing every single project they did in their first two years. A book as iconoclastic as their designs, tellmewhy features fresh stories of karlssonwilker?s ordinary office live and its less-than-romantic tales about rooftop parties, battles with immigration, language obstacles, missed meetings, and money problems. Despite these stories?and because of others?karlssonwilker has produced an impressive body of work in two short years. Tellmewhy shows the happy endings, including signage...