Richard Hollis began his practice as a graphic designer in 1957. He has worked as a printer, art editor, production manager, teacher, writer and publisher, and has lectured and taught in Arnhem, Łódź, London, Maastricht, Milan, Nantes, Paris, and Urbino. In 2012–3 his work was the subject of a retrospective exhibition curated by Emily King, which travelled from London to Paris, Lausanne and New York. He is the author of Graphic Design: A Concise History (Thames & Hudson, 1994), Swiss Graphic Design: The Origins and Growth of an International Style 1920–65 (Laurence King, 2006) and About Graphic Design (Occasional Papers, 2012). He is currently writing on the Belgian architect and designer Henry van de Velde.
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