Daily Viewing. "The Title Design of Saul Bass"

A celebratory montage from Ian Albinson, editor of _Art of the Title_.
David Hudson
The Daily

From Ian Albinson, editor of Art of the Title: "To celebrate the release of the long-awaited book Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design, I put together a brief visual history of some of Saul Bass's most celebrated work."

Update: Tomorrow, MoMA presents an evening devoted to the book with presentations by Kyle Cooper, Chip Kidd and co-author of the book, Pat Kirkham. "This special event features the New York premiere of Saul and Elaine Bass's Academy Award-winning short Why Man Creates (1968), newly preserved by the Academy Film Archive, as well as a rich selection of title sequences, commercials, and corporate campaigns."

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