arh346: History of Graphic Design (and more)
Thursday, November 10, 2016
ideogram (the prelogo)
it all begins here:
egyptians used iconography as language. a sign has a "echoy" meaning.
it come down to us like this:
three elements here:
the eye and
TV reception (the antenna is upside-down)
only a few of the thousands of ideograms* people see are recognized without a name.