WEB POSTER EXHIBITION - Jean-Benoit Levy, Basel
Portrait, 17 kb Jean-Benoit Levy
(signing his self promotion poster)

And ( Trafic Grafic )
Spalenvorstadt 11
CH 4051 Basel, Switzerland
tel +41 - 61 - 261 6667
fax +41 - 61 - 261 6627
email jbl@and.ch


Photo: Daniel Furon, 1998
 11 kb

Biography

1959 Born in Pully VD, Switzerland
grew up in Treytorrens and Epesses, small villages overlooking Lake Geneva
1978 - 1983 Schule fuer Gestaltung Basel, Graphik - Fachklasse,
in Armin Hofmann's class
1983 - 1986 Graphic designer of the Schweiz. Mustermesse, Basel
1986 - 1989 Freelance work and travels to New York and San Francisco
1989 Opens his own studio "& Trafic Grafic" in Basel

Teaching assignements

Awards and distinctions

Levy has won numerous prizes in international poster competitions in Switzerland, Poland, France, Finland, USA and his work is regularly selected and exhibited in the major international poster exhibitions.

Publications

The POSTER BIBLIOGRAPHY lists about 50 literature references on posters by Jean-Benoit Levy, starting in 1986 with a poster for a trade fair in Basel. In addition, his typographic talent has found special recognition, for example in the reference work "Typography - when, who, how", by F. Friedel, N. Ott and B. Stein.

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