An Interview with Chip Kidd

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 in Graphic Design | No Comments

I’m a big fan of the work of Chip Kidd – probably best known as the book cover designer for titles such as Jurassic Park, much of Brett Easton Ellis’s work, David Sedaris … etc. etc.  Anyway, there’s a good interview with him over on Smashing Magazine.

If people liked everything I did just because I did it, as opposed to whether it was actually good or not, that would be a problem — both for me and for them. What I don’t like, and I don’t know any designer who does, is when you feel that you’ve done the right work and then it gets rejected, for whatever reason

read the whole thing here

Jurassic Park Book Cover - Chip Kidd

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