helmut SCHMID


  • Name

    ヘルムート シュミット helmut schmid

  • Company Name

    ヘルムートシュミットデザイン helmut schmid design

  • Job Title

    Graphic Desiner

  • Birth


  • Death

    July 02, 2018

  • Area


  • Profile

    Born in Austria. Completing a compositor apprenticeship in West Germany, he studied under Emil Ruder – the master of modern typography – Robert Büchler, and Kurt Hauert at AGS (The Basel School of Design) in Switzerland. After passing through Basel, West Berlin, Stockholm, Montreal, Vancouver and Düsseldorf, he finally settled down in Osaka in 1977. Schmid’s work ranges various fields including editorial design, packaging of ethical drugs and visual identity for brands such as Pocari Sweat sports drink (Otsuka Pharmaceutical), MAQuillAGE (Shiseido) and IPSA. He also produced independent publications in parallel, such as Typographic Reflections. Schmid taught at Kobe Design University from 2000 to 2010, and Hongik University in Seoul for a year and a half from 2006.

    Source: ddd HP Exhibition Archive "try try try"