Lee Krasner: Living Colour

Kirsty Carter

Lee Krasner: Living Colour was the first retrospective of Krasner’s work to be held in Europe for over fifty years. It explored the breadth of the artist’s pioneering, inventive practice, and celebrated the importance of her contribution to twentieth century art. APFEL collaborated with David Chipperfield Architects on the design of the exhibition, developing a graphic scheme characterised by clear, fine and formally robust typography.

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    Kirsty Carter, UK (2019)

    A Practice for Everyday Life is a graphic design studio based in London, founded by Kirsty Carter and Emma Thomas in 2003. Their work includes art direction, identities, publications, exhibitions, type...

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    Lee Krasner: Living Colour was the first retrospective of Krasner’s work to be held in Europe for over fifty years. It explored the breadth of the artist’s pioneering, inventive practice, and celebrated the importance of her contribution to twentieth century art. APFEL collaborated with David Chipperfield Architects on the design of the exhibition, developing a graphic scheme characterised by clear, fine and formally robust typography.

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    Kirsty Carter, UK (2019)

      A Practice for Everyday Life is a graphic design studio based in London, founded by Kirsty Carter and Emma Thomas in 2003. Their work includes art direction, identities, publications, exhibitions, type design, signage, packaging, and digital. They have built a reputation as an internationally renowned and sought-after collaborator through our work with like-minded companies, galleries, institutions and individuals, and they work with a conceptual rigour that ensures each design is meaningful and original.

      Their clients include Tate, Barbican, John Lobb/Hermès, Bloomsbury, Marian Goodman Gallery, V&A, and Phaidon. Their work is held in collections at The Art Institute of Chicago, the V&A Museum Archive, the Bibliothèque National des Livres Rares, Paris, the Royal College of Art Library, and the Tate Library.