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Design icon Seymour Chwast has used his art to battle war since 1957. His new antiwar book features 70 pages of original illustrations.
Design icon Seymour Chwast has used his art to battle war since 1957. His new antiwar book features 70 pages of original illustrations.
Design icon Seymour Chwast has used his art to battle war since 1957. His new antiwar book features 70 pages of original illustrations.
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Seymour Chwast is a design legend. As co-founder with Milton Glaser of Push Pin Studios, he led a revolution in graphic design in the 1960s and '70s, producing bold, vibrant work that pushed the limits of nearly every visual medium.

Now, he turns his pen and sketchpad toward creating a new book on a subject that has been a personal obsession for nearly six decades: the fight against war, humankind's never-ending scourge.

Join Seymour in his fight and help us publish his new book of powerful antiwar images, Seymour Chwast at War with War: An Illustrated Timeline of 5000 Years of Conquests, Invasions, and Terrorist Attacks

To thank you for supporting this project to which he's passionately committed, Seymour Chwast is opening the doors to his archive of new and vintage posters, prints, original drawings, and much more. If you choose a reward that includes a copy of At War with War, your name will appear in Seymour’s acknowledgments in the book. See our illustrated descriptions on this page of all rewards.

Seymour Chwast, 2016.
Seymour Chwast, 2016.

 

Seymour Chwast and Milton Glaser, 1968; Bob Dylan and Joan Baez flanking a Seymour Chwast poster, 1964. Photo: Courtesy SVA Picture Collection.
Seymour Chwast and Milton Glaser, 1968; Bob Dylan and Joan Baez flanking a Seymour Chwast poster, 1964. Photo: Courtesy SVA Picture Collection.

 

Two of our rewards: rare copies of Seymour’s "A Book of Battles," 1957 (title page shown, left); and an original four-color mechanical for a book he designed and co-authored, "Graphic Style."
Two of our rewards: rare copies of Seymour’s "A Book of Battles," 1957 (title page shown, left); and an original four-color mechanical for a book he designed and co-authored, "Graphic Style."

 

From "At War with War" by Seymour Chwast. Rwanda Civil War, 1994.
From "At War with War" by Seymour Chwast. Rwanda Civil War, 1994.

About At War with War

At War with War visualizes humanity’s 5,000-year-long state of conflict, chaos, and violence on a continuous timeline. Seventy pages of stark black-and-white pen-and-ink drawings and woodcuts illustrate history’s most notorious battles — from 3300 BCE to the present day.

Interspersed are contemplations on war from historic thinkers, including excerpts from “The Art of War” by Sun Tsu, “The Complaint of Peace” by Desiderius Erasmus, and “The State” by Randolph Bourne.

Searing and sardonic, balancing anger and despair with wit and humanity, these raw illustrations follow in the tradition of great social satirists such as Honoré Daumier, Frans Masereel, Felix Vallotton, and Otto Dix.

From "At War with War." Punic Wars, 264.
From "At War with War." Punic Wars, 264.

 

From "At War with War." Haitian Revolution, 1791.
From "At War with War." Haitian Revolution, 1791.

 

Detail of Haitian Revolution, from "At War with War."
Detail of Haitian Revolution, from "At War with War."

 

From "At War with War." Iraq War, 2006.
From "At War with War." Iraq War, 2006.

Seymour’s desire was to present his reaction to war in its purest form. To put his gut on the page. To set aside his interest in color and mixed media and use what would allow him to focus on the ideas alone: marker on paper; just black on white. His technique serves the content and the intention — to viscerally connect with the audience and bring front and center the horror and waste that is war.  — Steven Heller, graphic design writer and editor of At War with War.

Seymour Chwast working on a woodcut illustration of Teutonic knights conquering Prussia, 1283, from "At War with War."
Seymour Chwast working on a woodcut illustration of Teutonic knights conquering Prussia, 1283, from "At War with War."

 

Illustration from woodcut of Teutonic knights from "At War with War."
Illustration from woodcut of Teutonic knights from "At War with War."

At War with War Specifications

  • Designed by Seymour Chwast
  • Edited by Steven Heller
  • Introduction by Victor Navasky, former editor and publisher of The Nation
  • Production and printing overseen by Jerry Kelly, a founder of the Kelly-Winterton Press and graphic design author
  • 6.6 x 9.5 inches, 88 pages, 35 original illustrations, hardcover
  • Printing: 

    - 2-color (red and black) letterpress (text)

    - 1-color (black) offset (images)

    - 3 matched colors (black, yellow, and red) offset (cover)

  • Paper: Opaque Smooth White 100# Text
  • Endpapers: Rainbow Antique deep red 80#
  • Binding: Three-piece binding with color printed paper sides, Smythe sewn, red cloth spine, flatback, spine stamped in black
From "At War with War," American Civil War, 1861.
From "At War with War," American Civil War, 1861.

REWARDS 

To give you some additional help in navigating the list of 50 (and counting!) rewards from Seymour (Kickstarter arranges rewards by price in the column on the right), we've grouped them below into categories by type.

  • Vintage periodicals, including issues of Push Pin Graphic, The Nose, and Design & Style 
  • At War with War (“The Book”) early backer and other offers
  • Books by Seymour Chwast on his work
  • Antiwar and other giclée (digital) prints of iconic posters
  • Original typography drawings and prints
  • Original posters, many rare 
  • Original sketches & drawings
  • One-of-a-kind and special items

Every reward that includes a copy of At War with War will feature your name on the book's acknowledgments page.

(Shipping is calculated separately on each reward. We will use an expert fine art-shipping company to send all materials.)

If you would like multiple rewards or to combine items from different reward categories, please contact us: info@designersandbooks.com

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Vintage Periodicals

For $15, choose from 2 different issues of The Nose, published biannually from 1997 to 2009, designed and illustrated by Seymour Chwast and edited by Steven Heller. Designed to draw attention to social issues, each issue was devoted to a different theme.

For $15: Choose from 2 issues of "The Nose" — #15, "War" (2007), OR #8, "Fear" (2003). 24 pages, 7 x 11 in.
For $15: Choose from 2 issues of "The Nose" — #15, "War" (2007), OR #8, "Fear" (2003). 24 pages, 7 x 11 in.

For $23, choose from 2 different issues of the groundbreaking Push Pin Graphic.

Started in 1957 by Push Pin Studios as a freeform publication sent to friends and clients, Push Pin Graphic quickly developed a dedicated following, running for 23 years and 86 issues. Art directed and designed by Seymour Chwast.

For $23: Choose from 2 issues of "Push Pin Graphic" — "Grand Illusion" (Jul./Aug. 1979) OR "Heroes" (Sept./Oct. 1979). 32 pages, 9 x 12 in.
For $23: Choose from 2 issues of "Push Pin Graphic" — "Grand Illusion" (Jul./Aug. 1979) OR "Heroes" (Sept./Oct. 1979). 32 pages, 9 x 12 in.

For $129, choose from 6 different issues of the Design & Style series.

You get a copy of At War with War, too.

The biannual journal Design & Style, designed by Seymour Chwast, presented great design movements of the 20th century as resource and inspiration for contemporary designers. Each issue (10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in., about 30 pages) used various production techniques, including die cutting, inserts, and pop-ups. 

For $129 each: "Design & Style" - No. 1, "Jugendstil" (1986); No. 2, "Streamline" (1987); No. 3, "Paris Deco" (1988); No. 5, "De Stijl" (1989): No. 6, "Surrealism" (1990); No. 7, "Bauhaus" (1991).
For $129 each: "Design & Style" - No. 1, "Jugendstil" (1986); No. 2, "Streamline" (1987); No. 3, "Paris Deco" (1988); No. 5, "De Stijl" (1989): No. 6, "Surrealism" (1990); No. 7, "Bauhaus" (1991).

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The “Book” — At War with War Offers

Front cover of "Seymour Chwast at War with War."
Front cover of "Seymour Chwast at War with War."

All book offers include your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.

Early Backer Specials: we're offering special prices on copies of "At War with War" (unsigned) to our earliest and most committed backers. The earliest backers get the best discounts!

 - For $52: Early Backer Special 1 - limited to the first 100 copies backed

 - For $56: Early Backer Special 2 -  limited to 150 copies

 - For $60: Early Backer Special 3 -  limited to 200 copies

 - For $64: Early Backer Special 4 - limited to 250 copies

For $68: “The Book” -  unlimited

For $89: One copy of At War with War, signed by Seymour Chwast and stamped on the title page with his famous self-portrait in profile “logo” (see below) - unlimited

For $92: 1 copy of At War with War (unsigned) plus signed giclée (digital) print of front cover (8 1/2 x 11 in.) - unlimited

For $99: 1 copy of At War with War, signed by Seymour Chwast and stamped on the title page with his famous self-portrait in profile “logo” (see above) plus “OpArt,” giclée print, 8 1/2 x 11 in., of an illustration by Seymour Chwast for the first issue of "3x3" magazine (2003), signed by Seymour. - unlimited

"OpArt" by Seymour Chwast for "3x3," 2003.
"OpArt" by Seymour Chwast for "3x3," 2003.

For $136: 3-Book Special: Three copies of At War with War (unsigned) for the price of two. Get one for yourself, one for a friend, and one to give to your favorite library! - unlimited

For $340: Special Offer for Independent Bookstores: 10 copies of At War with War (unsigned). Bonus: Seymour will draw a black-and-white portrait of one of your purchasers of a copy of the book in your store! Limited to 10. Please contact us for details: info@designersandbooks.com

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Books by Seymour Chwast on His Work

You get a copy of At War with War, too (signed, with the first two below).

For $99 each: "The Left-Handed Designer" (1985), "Seymour: The Obsessive Images of Seymour Chwast" (2009), mini-monograph In English and Japanese (1997) from Ginza Graphic Gallery. All 3 books, which feature Seymour’s work, are signed.
For $99 each: "The Left-Handed Designer" (1985), "Seymour: The Obsessive Images of Seymour Chwast" (2009), mini-monograph In English and Japanese (1997) from Ginza Graphic Gallery. All 3 books, which feature Seymour’s work, are signed.

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Antiwar and Other Giclée (Digital) Prints by Seymour Chwast

For $29: giclée print, 8 1/2 x 11 in., of At War with War front cover (see “Book Offers,” above, for cover image), signed by Seymour Chwast. Does not include the book.

For $33: giclée print, 8 1/2 x 11 in., of “OpArt,” an illustration by Seymour Chwast for the first issue of 3x3 magazine, signed by Seymour. Does not include the book.

"OpArt" by Seymour Chwast, 2003.
"OpArt" by Seymour Chwast, 2003.

All giclée prints described below are signed by Seymour Chwast and include a copy of At War with War with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page. The book is unsigned (see *exception below).

For $105: "The World’s Finest Marijuana Packaging." For $99: "Reefer Madness." Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $105: "The World’s Finest Marijuana Packaging." For $99: "Reefer Madness." Plus a copy of "At War with War."

Left to right (above):

  • “The World’s Finest Marijuana Packaging,”giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of original 1975 illustration for Rolling Stone magazine.
  • “Reefer Madness,”giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 1994 design for cover of The Atlantic magazine.
For $119 each: “Overcast 2,” OR “Overcast 7,”  OR “Tanks, Planes, and Parachutes,” plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $119 each: “Overcast 2,” OR “Overcast 7,” OR “Tanks, Planes, and Parachutes,” plus a copy of "At War with War."

Left to right (above):

  • “Overcast 2,” giclée print,18 x 24 in. of 2008 drawing.
  • “Overcast 7,” giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 2008 drawing.
  • “Tanks, Planes and Parachutes,” giclée print, , 18 x 24 in., of 2005 drawing.
The Illustrated Words of Donald Trump - Election Year Special! For $139: "Very Rich." For $129: "Think Big." Plus a copy of "At War with War."
The Illustrated Words of Donald Trump - Election Year Special! For $139: "Very Rich." For $129: "Think Big." Plus a copy of "At War with War."

*For the FIRST 50 BACKERS of “Very Rich” and “Think Big,” the book will be signed by Seymour Chwast and stamped on the title page with his unique self-portrait in profile “logo.”

Left to right (above):

  • “Very Rich," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of a “Chwast’s Quote," a notable quote from Donald Trump, illustrated by Seymour Chwast — number 78 (2013) in a series.
  • “Think Big," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of a “Chwast’s Quote," a notable quote from Donald Trump, illustrated by Seymour Chwast — number 132 (2014) in a series.
For $139: "The Notorious B.I.G.," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 2011 woodcut designed for “The Fader" magazine. Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $139: "The Notorious B.I.G.," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 2011 woodcut designed for “The Fader" magazine. Plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $139: "Cooper Union Retrospective," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 1986 poster for a retrospective exhibition of Seymour Chwast’s work at The Cooper Union. Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $139: "Cooper Union Retrospective," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 1986 poster for a retrospective exhibition of Seymour Chwast’s work at The Cooper Union. Plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $149 each: "War is Madness" OR "War is Good Business, Invest Your Son"; for $112: "Peace." Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $149 each: "War is Madness" OR "War is Good Business, Invest Your Son"; for $112: "Peace." Plus a copy of "At War with War."

Left to right (above)

  • “War is Madness," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 1986 poster.  The very rare original 1986 offset poster, 25 1/2 x 36 in, is available for $3,000, along with a copy of At War with War (signed and inscribed).
  • “Peace," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 1985 poster, printed for the 40th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.  The original offset poster, 24 x 36 in., is available for $360, and includes a copy of At War with War.
  • “War is Good Business, Invest Your Son," giclée print, 18 x 24 in., of 1968 poster.

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Original Typography Drawings and Prints by Seymour Chwast

Unique unpublished alphabets and typography illustrations shown below are signed  by Seymour and include a copy of At War with War (unsigned) with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.

For $100: “Graffiti Alphabets,” ca. 2006, giclée (digital) print, 8 1/2 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $100: “Graffiti Alphabets,” ca. 2006, giclée (digital) print, 8 1/2 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”

 

For $100: “Bestial Bold Alphabet,” 1978, 15 x 20 in., mounted archival page: "Push Pin Graphic" no. 84 (May/June 1980), 8 1/2 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $100: “Bestial Bold Alphabet,” 1978, 15 x 20 in., mounted archival page: "Push Pin Graphic" no. 84 (May/June 1980), 8 1/2 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”

 

For $100: "Artone Alphabet," 1964, working photostat, 14 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $100: "Artone Alphabet," 1964, working photostat, 14 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $125: “Styx and Vegan Alphabets,” ca. 2006, giclée (digital) print, 15 x 19 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $125: “Styx and Vegan Alphabets,” ca. 2006, giclée (digital) print, 15 x 19 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”

 

For $150: “Dubuffet Shadow Alphabet,” ca. 2006, giclée (digital) print, 15 x 19 in.,  signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $150: “Dubuffet Shadow Alphabet,” ca. 2006, giclée (digital) print, 15 x 19 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”

 

For $125: "Blimp Alphabet and Numbers 1," 1974, working Photostat, 20 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $125: "Blimp Alphabet and Numbers 1," 1974, working Photostat, 20 x 11 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

 

For $150: "Blimp Alphabet and Numbers 2," 1970, set of two working Photostats (shown above), 17 x 14 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

For $200: “Alphabet,” ca. 2006, marker on paper, 14 x 17 in.,  signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $200: “Alphabet,” ca. 2006, marker on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”

 

For $200: “Dingbats,” ca. 2006, marker on paper, 14 x 17 in.,  signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $200: “Dingbats,” ca. 2006, marker on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a copy of “At War with War.”

 

For $400: "Urbana Alphabet and Numbers," 1975,  group of 4 unique working Photostats of an unpublished font, 20 x 11 in (3), 20 x 15 in. (1), all signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $400: "Urbana Alphabet and Numbers," 1975, group of 4 unique working Photostats of an unpublished font, 20 x 11 in (3), 20 x 15 in. (1), all signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $389: "Filmsense Alphabet and Numbers," 1967, group of 4 unique working Photostats of an unpublished font, 13 x 19 in (3), 15 x 20 in. (1), all signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $389: "Filmsense Alphabet and Numbers," 1967, group of 4 unique working Photostats of an unpublished font, 13 x 19 in (3), 15 x 20 in. (1), all signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $525 (no longer available): "Monogram A, B, C" 1980, group of 3 unique working Photostats of unpublished monograms, each 15 x 20 in., all signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $525 (no longer available): "Monogram A, B, C" 1980, group of 3 unique working Photostats of unpublished monograms, each 15 x 20 in., all signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

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Original Vintage Posters (Screenprints and Offset) by Seymour Chwast

Rare and vintage posters shown below include a copy of At War with War (unsigned) with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.

For $199: “Cooper Union Retrospective Exhibition.” For $159: “NO GO.” Plus a copy of “At War with War.”
For $199: “Cooper Union Retrospective Exhibition.” For $159: “NO GO.” Plus a copy of “At War with War.”

Left to right (above):

  • “Cooper Union Retrospective Exhibition,” original 1986 offset poster for exhibition of Seymour Chwast’s work, 25 x 36 in.
  • “NO GO,” original 1998 offset poster printed for the Hague Appeal for Peace Conference, 24 x 36 in.
For $199: "March for Peace and Justice." For $240: "Liberty." For $240: "Growing by Design." Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $199: "March for Peace and Justice." For $240: "Liberty." For $240: "Growing by Design." Plus a copy of "At War with War."

Left to right (above):

  • “March for Peace and Justice,” original 1982 offset poster poster, 18 x 24 in.
  • “Liberty,” original 1999 offset poster printed for the bicentennial of the French Revolution, 24 x 33 in.
  • “Growing by Design,” 1990 original offset poster printed for a design conference in Aspen, Colorado, 24 x 36 in.
For $249: "End Bad Breath." For $280: "Visit Dante's Inferno." For $159: "Earth Day," Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $249: "End Bad Breath." For $280: "Visit Dante's Inferno." For $159: "Earth Day," Plus a copy of "At War with War."

 Left to right (above):

  • “End Bad Breath,” screenprint, reprinted 1999 from original 1967 poster, 24 x 36 in.
  • “Earth Day,” original 1995 poster, 24 x 36 in.
  • “Visit Dante's Inferno,” original 1967 offset poster, 18 x 28 in., featured in a 2014 episode of “Mad Men” (to evoke the psychedelic '60s in ad executive Roger Sterling's office.
For $360: "I, Claudius." For $249: "Nicholas Nickleby." Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $360: "I, Claudius." For $249: "Nicholas Nickleby." Plus a copy of "At War with War."
  • Left to right (above):
  • “I, Claudius,” original 1978 offset poster printed for the PBS Masterpiece Theater series, 30 x 46 1/2 in. 
  •  “Nicholas Nickleby,” original 1984 offset poster printed for the PBS Masterpiece Theater series, 30 x 46 1/2 in.
For $360: “Peace,” ORIGINAL offset poster. For $2,100: “War Is Madness,” ORIGINAL offset poster. Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $360: “Peace,” ORIGINAL offset poster. For $2,100: “War Is Madness,” ORIGINAL offset poster. Plus a copy of "At War with War."

Left to right (above):

  • “Peace,” 1985, original offset poster, 24 x 36 in., printed for the 40th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima. Plus a copy of At War with War.
  • “War Is Madness,” original very rare 1986 offset poster, 25 1/2 x 36 in. Plus a copy of At War with War, signed, and can be inscribed.
For $360: "Graphics Collection," Set of 15 mini-posters. Offset printed in full color, replicating posters Seymour designed in the 1970s and '80s. Most 11 x 16 1/2 in. Plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $360: "Graphics Collection," Set of 15 mini-posters. Offset printed in full color, replicating posters Seymour designed in the 1970s and '80s. Most 11 x 16 1/2 in. Plus a copy of "At War with War."

The 15 mini-posters come in a die-cut folder with wrapper band, and inserted into a custom envelope. Includes a blow-in flyer of production notes. 

Posters include: “I, Claudius” for Mobil Oil, 1976; “The Butcher” for Nouvelle Observateur, 1980;  “Carta di Pasta” for Pushpin Lubalin Peckolick, 1981; “Ink Tank” for The Ink Tank, 1981; “Writer’s Guide” for New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, 1981; “Nicholas Nickelby” for Mobil Oil, 1982; “Fun and Fantasy” for Museum of the Borough of Brooklyn, 1984; “Happy Birthday Bach” for Dolphin/Doubleday Books, 1984; “June” for PM Typographers, 1984; “Forbes Fuels Your Drive” for Forbes Magazine, 1985; “From Brooklyn to the Sea” for Museum of the Borough of Brooklyn, 1985; “Seymour Chwast Retrospective” for The Cooper Union, 1986; “War Is Madness” for The Shoshin Society, 1986; “Star Quality” for Mobil Oil, 1987; “The Grand Game of Baseball” for Museum of the Borough of Brooklyn, 1987.

For $459 (LEFT): "Garbo," original 1989 signed limited-edition screenprint, 30 x 44 in., plus a signed copy of "At War with War." For $675 (RIGHT): "Picasso" signed limited-edition screenprint, 30 x 44 in., plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $459 (LEFT): "Garbo," original 1989 signed limited-edition screenprint, 30 x 44 in., plus a signed copy of "At War with War." For $675 (RIGHT): "Picasso" signed limited-edition screenprint, 30 x 44 in., plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

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Sketches for the Book and Drawings by Seymour Chwast

  • Each sketch or drawing is unique, signed, can be inscribed, and includes a copy of At War with War, with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.
For $200: "Seymour's Choice" - Seymour will choose one of these 17 original preliminary sketches for "At War with War" just for you and sign it (with your name if you like). You also get a copy of "At War with War." Sold out but see below.
For $200: "Seymour's Choice" - Seymour will choose one of these 17 original preliminary sketches for "At War with War" just for you and sign it (with your name if you like). You also get a copy of "At War with War." Sold out but see below.

 

For $250: "Seymour's Choice 2" - Seymour will choose one of these 15 original preliminary sketches for "At War with War" just for you and sign it (with your name if you like). You also get a copy of "At War with War." Sold out but see below.
For $250: "Seymour's Choice 2" - Seymour will choose one of these 15 original preliminary sketches for "At War with War" just for you and sign it (with your name if you like). You also get a copy of "At War with War." Sold out but see below.

 

For $265: "Seymour's Choice 3" - Seymour will choose one of these 15 original preliminary sketches for "At War with War" just for you and sign it. You also get a copy of "At War with War."
For $265: "Seymour's Choice 3" - Seymour will choose one of these 15 original preliminary sketches for "At War with War" just for you and sign it. You also get a copy of "At War with War."
  • For $299: “Seymour’s Choice 3, Special Edition” includes, in addition to one of the sketches above, a signed giclée (digital) print, 8 12 x 11 in., of an illustration ("OpArt") by Seymour Chwast for the first issue (2003) of 3x3 magazine (see below) and a copy of At War with War signed by Seymour and stamped on the title page with his famous self-portrait in profile “logo.”
"OpArt" by Seymour Chwast for "3x3," 2003.
"OpArt" by Seymour Chwast for "3x3," 2003.

 

For $300: "Red and Black Planes," 2011, markers on paper, 10 x 14 in, signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $300: "Red and Black Planes," 2011, markers on paper, 10 x 14 in, signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $219: "Planes #10," 2011, marker and pen on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $219: "Planes #10," 2011, marker and pen on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $219: "Planes #11," 2011, marker and pen on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $219: "Planes #11," 2011, marker and pen on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $219: "Planes #12," 2011, markers on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $219: "Planes #12," 2011, markers on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $219 (no longer available): "Planes #13," 2011, marker on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $219 (no longer available): "Planes #13," 2011, marker on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $219: "Planes #19," 2011, marker on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $219: "Planes #19," 2011, marker on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $250: "Soldiers #10," 2011, marker on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $250: "Soldiers #10," 2011, marker on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $219 (no longer available): "Tanks #10," 2011, pen and ink on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $219 (no longer available): "Tanks #10," 2011, pen and ink on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $250: "Tanks #11," 2011, marker on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $250: "Tanks #11," 2011, marker on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $250 (no longer available): "Planes, Tanks, and Parachutes #1," 2011, pen and ink on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $250 (no longer available): "Planes, Tanks, and Parachutes #1," 2011, pen and ink on paper, 18 x 23 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $300: "Planes #14," 2011, marker and colored pencil on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $300: "Planes #14," 2011, marker and colored pencil on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $300: "Planes #15," 2011, markers on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $300: "Planes #15," 2011, markers on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $259: "Planes #16," 2011, markers on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $259: "Planes #16," 2011, markers on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $350: "Planes #17," 2011, crayon on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $350: "Planes #17," 2011, crayon on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $300: "Planes #18," 2011, markers on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $300: "Planes #18," 2011, markers on paper, 14 x 17 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $400: "Air Battle," 2011, markers on paper, 11 x 8 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $400: "Air Battle," 2011, markers on paper, 11 x 8 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $400: "Fighting Planes at Night," 2010, markers on paper, 10 x 12 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."
For $400: "Fighting Planes at Night," 2010, markers on paper, 10 x 12 in., signed, plus a signed copy of "At War with War."

 

For $350: From the series of original illustrations "Floor Stories" - "Bear Feet," 1985, pen, ink, and Cello-Tak on paper, 17 x 25 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $350: From the series of original illustrations "Floor Stories" - "Bear Feet," 1985, pen, ink, and Cello-Tak on paper, 17 x 25 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $350: From the series of original illustrations "Floor Stories" - "Burger & Cone," 1985, pen, ink, and Cello-Tak on paper, 17 x 25 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $350: From the series of original illustrations "Floor Stories" - "Burger & Cone," 1985, pen, ink, and Cello-Tak on paper, 17 x 25 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $350 (no longer available): From the series of original illustrations "Floor Stories" - "Clown, Duck & Shoes," 1985, pen, ink, and Cello-Tak on paper, 17 x 25 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $350 (no longer available): From the series of original illustrations "Floor Stories" - "Clown, Duck & Shoes," 1985, pen, ink, and Cello-Tak on paper, 17 x 25 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $259: "Elvis 1," 2012, mixed media collage on paper, 12 x 15 1/2 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $259: "Elvis 1," 2012, mixed media collage on paper, 12 x 15 1/2 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $259: "Elvis 2," 2012, mixed media collage on paper, 12 x 15 1/2 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."
For $259: "Elvis 2," 2012, mixed media collage on paper, 12 x 15 1/2 in., signed, plus a copy of "At War with War."

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Original Wood Blocks used for Woodcut Illustrations by Seymour Chwast

  • Each wood block includes a copy of At War with War, with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.
  • Seymour used the wood blocks shown above to create illustrations for At War with War. Details from each of the two wood blocks are shown below. The reverse of each features an additional woodcut.
For $395: Original "At War with War" Wood Block #1, 2015, pine block, 11 x 23 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."
For $395: Original "At War with War" Wood Block #1, 2015, pine block, 11 x 23 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $495: Original "At War with War" Wood Block #2, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in., 2015. Includes a copy of "At War with War."
For $495: Original "At War with War" Wood Block #2, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in., 2015. Includes a copy of "At War with War."

 

  • Seymour used the wood blocks shown above to create illustrations for the book Sam’s Bar (1987), written by Donald Barthelme, which depicts various regular customers who frequent a local pub. Details from each of the three wood blocks are shown below. The reverse of each features an additional woodcut.
For $495: Original "Sam's Bar" Wood Block #1, 1987, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."
For $495: Original "Sam's Bar" Wood Block #1, 1987, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $495: Original "Sam's Bar" Wood Block #2, 1987, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."
For $495: Original "Sam's Bar" Wood Block #2, 1987, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."

 

For $495: Original "Sam's Bar" Wood Block #3, 1987, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."
For $495: Original "Sam's Bar" Wood Block #3, 1987, pine block, 17 x 25 x .078 in. Includes a copy of "At War with War."

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Paintings by Seymour Chwast

  • Each painting includes a copy of At War with War, with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page. 
For $3,500: "Pastel Tanks," 2005. A Seymour Chwast original painting. Acrylic on paper, 42 1/2 x 24 1/2 in., signed. Includes one copy of "At War with War," signed and inscribed.
For $3,500: "Pastel Tanks," 2005. A Seymour Chwast original painting. Acrylic on paper, 42 1/2 x 24 1/2 in., signed. Includes one copy of "At War with War," signed and inscribed.

 

For $9,000: "Black Tank," acrylic on canvas, 45 x 50 in. Signed by Seymour. Includes one copy of "At war with War," signed and inscribed.
For $9,000: "Black Tank," acrylic on canvas, 45 x 50 in. Signed by Seymour. Includes one copy of "At war with War," signed and inscribed.

Own an original painting by Seymour Chwast from his current exhibition at New York’s Society of Illustrators gallery. Stop by and see it (through June 4) if you are in New York. If you would like to arrange a phone call with Seymour Chwast to discuss the painting before June 9, please contact info@designersandbooks.com

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One-of-a-Kind and Special Items

All items shown below include a signed copy of At War with War with your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.

For $500 (in black-and-white); for $750 (in color): Seymour will draw your pet's portrait (sample above). For $500: Seymour will draw your portrait in black and white (sample above). Includes "At War with War.”
For $500 (in black-and-white); for $750 (in color): Seymour will draw your pet's portrait (sample above). For $500: Seymour will draw your portrait in black and white (sample above). Includes "At War with War.”

Above left: For $500 (in black-and-white) and for $750 (in color): Seymour Chwast will draw your pet's portrait (or of the pet of someone you know) from a photo you email to us. On vellum, 11 x 17 in., signed, and can be inscribed. A signed copy of At War with War, too.

Above right: For $500 in black-and-white: Seymour Chwast will draw your portrait (or one of someone you know) from a photo you email to us.  On vellum, 11 x 17 in., signed, and can be inscribed. A signed copy of At War with War, too.

For $849 (no longer available): Original 4-color mechanical with markup for foldout jacket of the book "The Left-Handed Designer" (1985) by Seymour Chwast. Includes a copy of "At War with War," signed and inscribed.
For $849 (no longer available): Original 4-color mechanical with markup for foldout jacket of the book "The Left-Handed Designer" (1985) by Seymour Chwast. Includes a copy of "At War with War," signed and inscribed.

 

For $1,500: Original 4-color mechanical with markup for the book "Graphic Style: From Victorian to Post-Modern" (1988), co-authored and designed by Seymour Chwast. Includes a copy of "Graphic Style" (shown) plus "At War with War." All signed, inscribed.
For $1,500: Original 4-color mechanical with markup for the book "Graphic Style: From Victorian to Post-Modern" (1988), co-authored and designed by Seymour Chwast. Includes a copy of "Graphic Style" (shown) plus "At War with War." All signed, inscribed.

 

For $2,750: Original copy (only 80 printed) of "A Book of Battles" (1957), Seymour's self-published early antiwar statement, featuring hand-colored linocuts of 9 famous battle scenes. Includes "At War with War," signed and inscribed.
For $2,750: Original copy (only 80 printed) of "A Book of Battles" (1957), Seymour's self-published early antiwar statement, featuring hand-colored linocuts of 9 famous battle scenes. Includes "At War with War," signed and inscribed.

 

Title page of "A Book of Battles."
Title page of "A Book of Battles."

Schedule for Project and Rewards Delivery

At War with War and all additional rewards will ship in November 2016.

Why Kickstarter?

Seymour has always done work that is community based. And what could be more community based than issues of war? The idea of connecting to a community made us think of Kickstarter. We decided that it was the perfect place to launch this book. — Steven Heller, graphic design writer and editor of At War with War

Project Team

SEYMOUR CHWAST (author and illustrator) is co-founder of Push Pin Studios, where he reintroduced graphic styles from the past and transformed them into a contemporary vocabulary. He has designed and/or illustrated many books, including more than 35 for children. He has created over 175 posters, a large number of which have attained cultural iconic status. He is in the Art Directors Hall of Fame and is the recipient of the 1985 AIGA Medal from the American Institute of Graphic Arts. His work has been the subject of many books, including Seymour: The Obsessive Images of Seymour Chwast.

STEVEN HELLER (editor) is co-chair School of Visual Arts MFA Design / Designer as Author + Entrepreneur, is the author, co-author, and editor of over 170 books on graphic design, visual propaganda, and satiric art. With Seymour Chwast he has co-authored over 10 books, including Graphic Style, and was editor of The Nose. He is the 2011 recipient of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum National Design Award and the 2016 Eric Carle Award.

DESIGNERS & BOOKS (project creator): Steve Kroeter, Founder and Editor in Chief; Stephanie Salomon, Managing Editor; Russell Fernandez, Publishing Director; Gayatri Mullapudi, Social Media Consultant

JERRY KELLY (book production) is the co-founder of the Kelly-Winterton Press and the creator of the Hermann Zapf Sketchbook Project Kickstarter.

CHRISTIAN SVANES KOLDING (video director); RENÉ VERON (original music for video). All video stills: Christian Svanes Kolding

CAMILLE MURPHY, The PushPin Group, designer

VANN ALEXANDRA (campaign consultant)

SCOTT LINDBERG / NEW DOCUMENTS (campaign consultant)

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Risks and challenges

Our team is exceptionally well equipped to bring this book into being. As an icon of graphic design, oft-published author, and designer and illustrator of many books, Seymour Chwast is a respected book-publishing veteran. The editor of the book, Steven Heller — author, co-author editor, or co-editor of over 150 books (many done in collaboration with Seymour) — has a similarly distinguished career in publishing.

Designers & Books managed the successful campaign in 2015 to publish a facsimile edition of the classic design book “Ladislav Sutnar: Visual Design in Action.” The print production of “At War with War” will be managed by Jerry Kelly, an award-winning book designer, type designer, and production manager. Kelly also was the project creator in 2015 of a successful Kickstarter for a book about typeface designer Hermann Zapf. Handling and fulfillment for our project will be by an expert fine-art shipping company based in New York with extensive experience in domestic and international fulfillment of Kickstarter projects.

With this highly experienced and detail-oriented team in place, we have the expertise and dedication to deliver a book that meets our own high expectations as well as those of our discerning backers.

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    VINTAGE CHWAST PUBLICATION: "THE NOSE" - "WAR." Issue no. 15 (2007) of provocative biannual 24-page periodical that ran from 1997 to 2009, each with a theme, designed by Seymour Chwast.

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    VINTAGE CHWAST PUBLICATION: "THE NOSE - FEAR." issue no. 8 (2003) of provocative biannual 24-page periodical that ran from 1997 to 2009, each with a theme, designed by Seymour Chwast from 1997 to 2009.

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    PUSH PIN GRAPHIC - "GRAND ILLUSION." Issue no. 79 (July/August 1979).

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    PUSH PIN GRAPHIC - "HEROES." Issue no. 80 (September/October 1979).

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    PRINT OF ILLUSTRATION FOR FIRST ISSUE OF "3x3" MAGAZINE BY SEYMOUR CHWAST, 2003, SIGNED BY SEYMOUR

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    "REEFER MADNESS" - GICLÉE PRINT OF 1994 DESIGN BY SEYMOUR CHWAST FOR COVER OF "THE ATLANTIC" MAGAZINE + BOOK.

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    THE BOOK - "SEYMOUR CHWAST AT WAR WITH WAR," SIGNED AND STAMPED + SIGNED PRINT OF OF ILLUSTRATION FOR FIRST ISSUE OF "3x3" MAGAZINE BY SEYMOUR CHWAST

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    "GRAFFITI ALPHABETS," CA. 2006, SIGNED, + THE BOOK

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    "ARTONE ALPHABET," 1964, SIGNED, + THE BOOK

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    "PEACE" - GICLÉE PRINT OF 1985 POSTER BY SEYMOUR CHWAST + THE BOOK.

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    "STYX AND VEGAN ALPHABETS," CA. 2006, SIGNED, + THE BOOK

    Giclée (digital) print, 15 x 19 in. Unique copy of two unpublished alphabets designed by Seymour Chwast. Signed by Seymour.

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    "BLIMP ALPHABET AND NUMBERS 1," 1974, SIGNED, + THE BOOK

    Working photostat, 20 x 11 in. Unique working copy of an unpublished alphabet designed by Seymour Chwast. Signed by Seymour.

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    RARE PERIODICAL, "DESIGN & STYLE" No. 1, "JUGENDSTIL" + THE BOOK

    Copy of rare 1st issue (1986) in a series of 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. booklets on great design movements of the 20th century by Seymour Chwast and Steven Heller.

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    RARE PERIODICAL,"DESIGN & STYLE" No. 2, "STREAMLINE" + THE BOOK

    Copy of rare 2nd issue (1987) in a series of 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. booklets on great design movements of the 20th century by Seymour Chwast and Steven Heller.

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    RARE PERIODICAL,"DESIGN & STYLE" No. 3, "PARIS DECO" + THE BOOK

    Copy of the rare 3rd issue (1988) in a series of 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. booklets on great design movements of the 20th century by Seymour Chwast and Steven Heller.

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    RARE PERIODICAL, "DESIGN & STYLE" No. 5, "DE STIJL" + THE BOOK

    Copy of the rare 5th issue (1989) in a series of 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. booklets on great design movements of the 20th century by Seymour Chwast and Steven Heller.

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    RARE PERIODICAL,"DESIGN & STYLE" No. 6, "SURREALISM" + THE BOOK

    Copy of the rare 6th issue (1990) in a series of 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. booklets on great design movements of the 20th century by Seymour Chwast and Steven Heller.

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    RARE PERIODICAL,"DESIGN & STYLE" No. 7, "BAUHAUS" + THE BOOK

    Copy of the rare and final issue (1991) in a series of 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. booklets on great design movements of the 20th century by Seymour Chwast and Steven Heller.

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    3-BOOK SPECIAL - "SEYMOUR CHWAST AT WAR WITH WAR"

    Three copies of the book. Get one for yourself, one for a friend, and one to give to your favorite library! Includes your name on the book’s acknowledgments page.

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