form archive
The form archive:
Your search engine for 50 years of design!


On the right you will find an overview of all issues in a year and issue numbers from the past 50 years. With the help of the full text search, there are extensive research opportunities open to you.

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max bill
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"max bill"
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max-bill
Finds all those pages on which max but not bill appears

max*
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René Spitz played a fundamental role in the setting up of the form archive. In 2003, assisted by our long-time editor-in-chief Karlheinz Krug, Zollverein School and Bergische University in Wuppertal, he scanned the first 40 years of the magazine for research purposes.