György Kepes’ seven-anthology set was a groundbreaking compilation of essays from artists, designers, architects, and scientists exploring new directions in education, art, science, and visual communications. This collection contains Kepes’ notes on the production of Arts of the Environment, the final book in the series, along with correspondence between Kepes and various contributors.
Each volume, published by George Braziller, includes essays centered around a core theme:
Contributors included Rudolf Arnheim, Saul Bass, Max Bill, Marcel Breuer, John Cage, R. Buckminster Fuller, Karl Gerstner, Johannes Itten, Marshall McLuhan, and Paul Rand.
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