Gerd Arntz designed around 4000 signs, which symbolized key data from industry, demographics, politics and economy, for the visual language Isotype
Gerd Arntz endpapers
Industry (Gerd Arntz)
Gerd Arntz, Unemployed, 1931 woodcut.
During an artistic career spanning 50 years, the German artist Gerd Arntz (1900-1988) has continually criticized social inequality, exploitation and war in clear-cut prints – activism with artistic means