Michael Graves Exhibition Poster 1983 by William Longhauser Graphic Design History by Johanna Drucker and Emily McVarish and Twentieth-Century Design by Jonathan M. Woodham.

The quiz covers the material discussed in the required readings. My suggestion to you: print this page out and keep it with you as you are reading the book. Answer the questions as you go and this quiz won’t be a painful experience.


  1. The demolition of Pruitt-Igoe marked the end of what?

  2. What schools did April Greiman train at?

  3. The Archizoom Associati and Superstudio groups were a reaction against the International Style.

  4. Postmodernism is influenced by what art/design movement(s)?

  5. The 1981 exhibition of the Memphis group is credited for bringing in the Postmodern era in graphic design?

  6. What designer brought graphic design into a fine art context?

  7. Architecture gives a clear indication of the shift between Modernism to Post Moderism.?

  8. Before being co-opted by mainstream design, punk design was a reaction to the late 1970s political climate.

  9. Who is an example of a New Wave Typography designer.

  10. Retro or Vernacular design became popular in the 1980s.