Joe Greenberg

Author(s)

Jackson, Simon

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Abstract

Joe Greenberg was a leading Australian graphic designer whose career spanned five decades. An early work of note was a poster commissioned by the Commonwealth department of Inofrmation in 1948 entitled 'Australia, land of Tomorrow', which was displayed in a number of migrant camps thourghout Europe. Greenberg was later told by a Czech immigrant that it had influenced him to come to Australia (Museum Victoria 2008)

Publication year

2008

Publication type

Essay

Source

Paper appeared in the catalogue for Pen to pixel: 100 years of design education at Swinburne, Chapel off Chapel, Prahran, Melbourne, Australia, 17 July-03 August 2008, curated by Nanette Carter, pp. 15-17

Publisher

Swinburne University of Technology

ISBN

9780855900625

Copyright

Copyright © 2008 Swinburne University of Technology.

Additional information

The Faculty of Design at Swinburne University of Technology presented an exhibition celebrating the work of outstanding designers and media practitioners. The exhibition was held at Chapel off Chapel, Prahran, Australia, 17 July-03 August 2008 in association with the 2008 Melbourne International Design Festival.

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