You've probably never heard of saul bass but you have seen the influence of his work the title sequence artist turned director worked with hitchcock, kubrick and others, changing the visual language of movies. Aiga @mail 164 fifth avenue new york ny 10010, usa design museum london [email protected] shad thames london se1 2yd, uk thinking form [email protected] you may also like brannen, sarah s pate, wayne colmant, tim broll & prascida terrazzini, daniela newsletter ok follow. Some of the best work by the american graphic designer and oscar-winning film- maker. Saul bass title sequence for hitchcock's psycho. It's a rare treat to see rejected designs at the best of times, those glimpses at the inner workings of the projects we love and what the client and designer really think when that client is stanley kubrick, and the designer is saul bass, it's just brilliant while we're a bit late to the party on this, we had to share.
Saul bass biography - saul bass was a prominent american graphic designer of the twentieth-century he largely designed motion picture title sequences, corporate logos and movie. Explore kieran donaghy's board saul bass on pinterest | see more ideas about saul bass, movie posters and saul bass posters. Chances are, you've seen some of saul bass's work without even knowing it he was the creative force behind the logos of big-name companies such as kleenex. The buzz around taylor swift's new “look what you made me do” can go in plenty of directions is it about kim and kanye what does katy perry think has swift shed her “good girl” reputation and who is she talking to on the phone.
Rumor in hollywood is that the murder scene was actually the work of saul bass the famed graphic designer, who is revered for his corporate identity work for the likes of at&t and united airlines, is held in equally high esteem by cinephiles for his seminal contributions as a director, storyboard artist, and. An overview of saul bass' title sequences featuring hd videos of all titles available on blu-ray, from carmen jones (1954) to casino (1995.
It's been said that saul bass' work is “instrumental” to the graphic design and advertising world, and although punny, rings true to many designers and artists who pull inspiration from saul's prosperous career it's safe to say that saul was the man who altered the golden rules of design with his simple, yet out of the box. Kemistry gallery in london devoted a show to the film posters and film titles of saul bass the show also included several of bass' storyboards, such the boards for the famous shower scene from hitchcock's psycho – one of the most bone- chilling moments in the history of cinema we thought it'd be nice to give you. Saul bass was an american graphic designer and academy award winning filmmaker, best known for his design of motion picture title sequences, film posters, and corporate logos. Later, saul bass's opening sequences and closing credits for west side story convinced the same suburban high schooler that new york city was no place for him it wasn't the violence of the gangs (we had guys who belonged to gangs) it was the size and density and energy and potential for both great.
S u i n e g a f o y m t a video, stills & posters short piece on saul's career y h p r g o i b a definitive list of all saul bass' film credits h p r l see how bass has inspired other work and designers d f l u s links to other resources ' c ''his titles are not simply unimaginative identification tags' when his work. Mention movie titles to any designer in the know, and undoubtedly the name saul bass will come up saul bass (1920 – 1996) was an american graphic designer and movie title sequence designer whose innovative approach virtually transformed the entire genre in the 1950s although he designed many. Graphic designer and oscar-winning director saul bass worked with some of the most creative filmmakers in hollywood to set the tone for their work through his unique title sequences for films ranging. For me this is where it all began i've always found the best way to learn a new thing is to have a project to work on so when i was playing around with this thing called flash i needed a theme to use, a project to make born from my love of film titles i chose the legendary saul bass as my subject the idea of the site was to.
Buy saul bass: a life in film & design reprint by jennifer bass, pat kirkham ( isbn: 8601200840308) from amazon's book store everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Some of the most remarkable opening titles designed by saul bass, sometimes in collaboration with his wife elaine bass from the man with the golden arm ( 1. From films to corporate logos, saul bass shares insight all artists can learn from.
_in this exclusive extract from new large-format book_ saul bass: 20 iconic film posters, _pat kirkham and the designer's daughter jennifer bass explore his lasting influence on film poster design_. From vertigo to the shining, saul bass' movie posters remain some of the most iconic ever designed. Saul bass, elmer bernstein, decca records album cover for the man with the golden arm 1955 saul bass saul bass letterhead (letter to arthur a cohen & elaine lustig cohen) 1956 saul bass bonjour tristesse 1957 saul bass album cover for bonjour tristesse, music from the motion picture soundtrack 1957. Saul bass (1920-1996) was a bronx- born graphic designer who took his new york style to california and became famous for his work in film and classic logo design he studied in new york at the art students' league as a teenager and developed a unique style that is both recognizable and memorable.