New York: George Braziller, 1965-1966. Together 6 volumes, large 4to. Original cloth; dust jackets. One jacket with a small stain and short closed tear, others near fine with only minor shelf wear. Item #401231
FIRST EDITIONS. "A groundbreaking compilation of essays from artists, designers, architects, and scientists exploring new directions in education, art, science, and visual communications" (MIT). This important series in the annals of modern design included contributions by Dore Ashton, Max Bill, John Cage, R. Buckminster Fuller, Bruno Munari, Paul Rand, Sir Herbert Read, Ad Reinhardt, I.A. Richards, Victor Vasarely, and others. The aim of the series was to “…to stimulate the circulation of ideas, to find channels of communication that interconnect various disciplines and offer us a sense of structure in our 20th century world…"