1980's Chicago Design Milestones

1980's Chicago Design Milestones

1980s

_Lots of crisp b&w

_Primary colors and hots

Often as accent colors

_Lots of dark (grey, blue, black) backgrounds

Emphasis on figure vs ground

_Simplified / geometric shapes

_Use of photography

_Evidence of the human

Hands

Faces

_Evidence of process, tools, and design fundamentals