Introduction
Alexey Vyacheslavovich Brodovitch (also Brodovich; Russian: Алексе́й Вячесла́вович Бродо́вич, Belarusian: Аляксей Брадовіч; 1898 – April 15, 1971) was a Russian-born photographer, designer and instructor who is most famous for his art direction of fashion magazine Harper's Bazaar from 1934 to 1958.
Wikidata
Q525387
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Introduction
Brodovitch fought in World War I with the Russian army, and was in Paris from 1920-1930. He later became the art director at Harper's Bazaar 1934-1958. He acted as teacher and mentor in his Design Laboratory in New York City 1936-1959. He published 'Ballet,' a book of his own photographs in 1945. His integration of photography, typography, text, and use of double-page spread compositions at Harper's Bazaar were influential in the world of graphic design and magazine publishing.
Nationalities
Russian, American
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Director, Art Director, Designer, Typographer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Photographer
Name
Alexey Brodovitch
Ulan
500125873
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