Grid Created as an ode to grid-based design, education and the Modernist movement, the posters in this section were created using a 20-column / 540-field grid system.

If You Dig a Hole
This geometric grid-based poster, features illustrator and designer Seymour Chwast’s quotation, “If you dig a hole and it’s in the wrong place, digging it deeper isn’t going to help.”
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Design is a Mix
This geometric grid-based poster, features designer and design educator Erik Adigard’s quotation, “Design is a mix of craft, science, storytelling, propaganda and philosophy.”
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Which Ones to Keep
This geometric grid-based poster, features designer Scott Adams’ quotation, “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Design is knowing which ones to keep .”
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Unlimited Grid
This Modernist-inspired geometric grid-based poster, features design educator Ellen Lupton’s quotation, “To say a grid is limiting is to say that language is limiting or typography is limiting.”
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A Grid is a System
A Modernist-inspired geometric grid-based poster that features typographer and graphic designer John Kane’s quotation, “It’s important to remember that a grid is a system, not an object in itself.”
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Not a Guarantee
This Modernist-inspired geometric grid-based poster, features graphic designer Josef Müller-Brockmann’s quotation, “The grid system is an aid, not a guarantee. It permits a number of possible uses and each designer can look for a solution appropriate to his personal style. But one must learn how to use the grid; it is an art that requires practice.”
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Fingerprint Paintings
A Modernist-inspired geometric grid-based poster that features artist Chuck Close’s quotation, “All the fingerprint paintings are done without a grid.”
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The Grid is Back
This Modernist-inspired geometric grid-based poster, features graphic designer Ellen Shapiro’s quotation, “The grid is back.”
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The Day They Stop
This Modernist-inspired poster, features the Jeffrey Zeldman quotation, “Don’t worry about people stealing your design work. Worry about the day they stop.”
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Simplicity
A geometric grid-based poster that features Erik Christopher Zeeman’s quotation, “Technical skill is mastery of complexity, while creativity is mastery of simplicity”
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Established Patterns
This geometric grid-based poster features Edward de Bono’s quotation, “Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.”

Aesthetic Power
A geometric grid-based poster that features Greg Thomas’ quotation, “They are works of graphic design, and while it is possible to discern quality, which expresses its purpose with aesthetic power. It does not make it necessarily a work of art.”
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