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David Carson's Ray Gun Magazine cover, Marilyn Manson Issue #61 published 1998.

David Carson's Ray Gun Magazine cover, Marilyn Manson Issue #61 published 1998.

Ray Gun was an American alternative rock and roll magazine, first published in 1992 led by founding art director David Carson. David Carson is best known for his innovative magazine designs and dec...

Ray Gun magazine by David Carson

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Post-Modernism - david carson design _________MODEL FIVE______ David Carson, Funtionality in Design (contrasting).

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“McLuhan searches for semiotics beneath semiotics, levels of meaning beyond the messenger’s intent or the recipient’s awareness,” Philip B. Meggs once wrote. Though his most famous concept-catchphrases remain “the global village” and “the medium is the message”, Marshall McLuhan originated hundreds of other “probes” — cryptic aphorisms designed to push the reader or recipient into completing a thought process.

Design Legend David Carson Brings Marshall McLuhan’s “Probes” to Life

Makes me wistful for the David Carson Raygun days. Not so much the work, but that period of life when rule-breaking felt like crisp, autumn air.

What elements, principles, colors, textures or particular looks make up a David Carson design? The colors used are monochromatic.

David Carson Event Poster by Garren Wright, via Behance. Carson is featured on my graphic design book guide > click thru

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What elements, principles, colors, textures or particular looks make up a David Carson design? It has a grunge type look. The colors are monochromatic and analogous.