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Chip Kidd

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Kidd
When

Thursday, March 6, 2008
5:10 pm

Where

In-person Event

Michigan Theater
603 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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Details

Penny Stamps Speaker Series
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Open to the public
Free of charge

Often called the closest thing to a rock star” in graphic design, Knopf art director and author Chip Kidd has designed more than 2,000 book covers for authors from Michael Crichton to John Updike. Kidd has compiled his graphic design work in Book One; written a well-reviewed novel, The Cheese Monkeys loosely based on his college experiences, and exhibited his work at Cooper Union in 2006. Kidd’s newest piece of fiction, The Learners, made its debut in 2004 online as part of USATODAY.com’s Open Book series.

Supported by AIGA Detroit – the Professional Association for Design

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