Znak: Kharkiv School Of Trademark Graphics, 1920s-1980s
Presented by U,N,A collective (Uliana Bychenkova, Nika Kudinova, Aliona Solomadina), Znak is an exploratory project on the history of graphic design in Ukraine, and in particular on the field of corporate identity.
Visual and textual narratives coexist in the book, which addresses the subject from a wider chronological view, from the early 20th-century avant-garde to the present. Of particular focus is the Kharkiv school of industrial graphics, revealed through archive materials and noteworthy names.
Detailing various processes and influential highlights, the book offers rare insight into Ukrainian graphic design in both regional and global contexts.
Published by Ist Publishing, 2019
Bilingual, in Ukrainian and English
Softcover, 160 pages, b&w and full color, 7.25 × 8 inches