THE ABC'S OF (TRIANGLE, SQUARE, CIRCLE): THE BAUHAUS AND DESIGN THEORY, edited by Ellen Lupton and J. Abbott Miller
Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography / The Cooper Union, 1991 First edition, 64 pp., 8 1/2" X 11", Softcover
Published to accompany an exhibition held at the Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, April 8–May 11, 1991. The essays included trace the origins and impact of the Bauhaus, addressing modernist design theory in relation to the 19th-century kindergarten movement, and Bauhaus graphic design in relation to the ideal of a universal “language” of vision. Additional essays address psychoanalysis, fractal geometry, and Weimar culture.