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Kerry William Purcell is an English author on graphic design and visual culture. He is a frequent contributor to Baseline, Grafik and other design magazines.

Born in Cleethorpes, Purcell is a writer, design critic and historian. His first book on the celebrated art director and photographer Alexey Brodovitch was published by Phaidon Press in 2002. This has been followed by his concise biography on the renowned photographer Weegee (Phaidon, London, 2004), his comprehensive study of the Swiss graphic designer Josef Mller-Brockmann (Phaidon, London, 2006) and a book on the work of Magnum photographer Steve McCurry entitled In the Shadow of the Mountains (Phaidon, London, 2007). He is also co-editor of the forthcoming Phaidon Archive of Graphic Design (2010). His writing has been published in several anthologies.

Since 2002 he has lectured on the design history program at Kingston University, London.

In 2005 he co-organised the international graphic design conference New Views at the University of Arts, London.

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Total Books: 6
Alexey Brodovitch
2011 - Alexey Brodovitch (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780714863177
ISBN-10: 0714863173
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs

Alexey Brodovitch Ballet
2011 - Alexey Brodovitch Ballet [Books on Books] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781935004226
ISBN-10: 1935004220
Genre: Arts & Photography

Steve Mccurry In the Shadow of Mountains
2007 - Steve Mccurry in the Shadow of Mountains (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780714846408
ISBN-10: 0714846406
Genres: Arts & Photography, History

Josef Muller-Brockmann
2006 - Josef Muller-brockmann (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780714843490
ISBN-10: 0714843490
Genre: Arts & Photography

2004 - Weegee [Phaidon 55's] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780714842240
ISBN-10: 0714842249
Genre: Arts & Photography

Alexey Brodovitch
2002 - Alexey Brodovitch (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780714841632
ISBN-10: 0714841633
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs