Logo Design

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A logo is a graphic mark or emblem commonly used by commercial enterprises, organizations and even individuals to aid and promote instant public recognition. Logos are either purely graphic (symbols/ icons) or are composed of the name of the organization (a logotype or wordmark)

Every big corporation, every large bank and all the major events have something in common: a logo. You can’t do anything if you don’t have an identity so that’s why  logo design is vital to every type of industry.
Who are the most iconic logo designers in history?
Who are the designers and their logos that marked the evolution of our society?
Select a graphic designer from the list below.
Make a post of 300 words with 6 relevant images and 6 links about the Designer and the logos he is reknowned for. Images and links should be relevant to edited text.

  1. Armin Hofmann
  2. Herb Lubalin
  3. Paul Rand
  4. Henry Steiner
  5. Ikko Tanaka
  6. Ken Cato
  7. Alan Fletcher
  8. Abram Games
  9. Clemont Mok
  10. Tom Geismar
  11. Derek Birdsall
  12. Carlo L. Vivarelli
  13. Irma Boom
  14. Raymond Loewy
  15. Michael Wolff
  16. Woody Pirtle
  17. Adrian Frutiger
  18. Robert Brownjohn
  19. Peter Behrens
  20. Ivan Chermayeff
  21. Lindon Leader
  22. Michael Bierut
  23. Saul Bass
  24. Paul Rand
  25. Paula Scher
  26. Anton Stankowski
  27. Michael Wolff
  28. Pentagram
  29. Landor
  30. Meta Design
  31. Saffron Brand Consultants
  32. Happy Cog
  33. The Chase
  34. Wolff Olins
  35. Studio Dumbar
  36. Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv
  37. Sagmeister & WalshSome sites worth viewing
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgrHFEVJY4w     logorama 16 mins
    A 5 year old perception of logos 2:34
    http://www.logosdesigners.com/  Iconic Logo designers
    http://www.logodesignsource.com/types.html  Types of logo design
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHWlEU8zqUE  Olympic Pictograms Through the Ages 4:02 min
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9M5BQYGGdI hidden messages 6:40min
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttdDGnmDbBw   Rules of Graphic design David Carson 27 mins
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3jTSB2ez-g  The Art of Logo Design 6:28

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