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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
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Published Date:
Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:00:46 +0000
Blog Post Category:
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Object of the Day
album cover
graphic design
music
musician
photograph
Tibor Kalman
typography
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<img width="640" height="626" src="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt-700x685.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="OTD_Defunkt" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;" srcset="http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt-300x294.jpg 300w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt-700x685.jpg 700w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt-170x166.jpg 170w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt.jpg 1024w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="20298" data-orig-file="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,1002" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="OTD_Defunkt" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt-300x294.jpg" data-large-file="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/OTD_Defunkt-700x685.jpg" />A man in a tuxedo holds a white fedora hat in this Defunkt album cover designed by Tibor Kalman. As in some of his other album designs, Kalman chose to alter the band’s name through reverse lettering. Printed in multicolor, the text is especially striking printed atop the black and white photograph. When reflecting on...
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