Video: Massimo Vignelli Makes Books
This video created for Mohawk Papers, shows legendary book designer Massimo Vignelli and his creative process of book design. By beginning his process using a carefully calculated grid system and drawing his images by hand, he is able to layout visually communicative masterpiece. The video was released along side a limited edition sketch book with Vignelli’s grid printed on all one hundred pages of Mohawk Superfine paper. Free copies are available at the Mohawk Papers website. Hopefully this video will expand your creative mind, inspire you to create your own book, or give you another tool to use when creating the next great graffiti zine.
For more information on Massimo Vignelli, grid systems, and good design, check out the PDF The Vignelli Canon.