Kommando Otl Aicher


A longterm research about German graphic designer Otl Aicher (1922 - 1991) with a focus on the Olympic Games in 1972. His work for those Games as an open and cheerful event was affronted to the attacks of the Palestinian Black September.

The results of the research at JanVanEyck-academy in Maastricht/NL have been published in 2012 and awarded with the UdK Award for Interdisciplinary Art and Science the same year.
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