David Carson, Space Cowboy

Schmidt Center Gallery Public Space: February 27 - Summer 2017
Opening: Saturday, February 25, 6:30pm

Press Packet


Carson Installation
Carson Installation
Carson Installation
Carson Installation



David Carson, Space Cowboy presents a diverse selection of Carson’s pioneering work, beginning in the early 1990s
in Ray-Gun and Beach Culture magazines, that ushered in fresh and unprecedented combinations of image and type
just as computer design was also changing designer’s relationships to typography. Carson’s work significantly shook
up typographic practice over 20 years ago and remains influential as demonstrated by his being awarded the 2014
AIGA Medal - the American Institute for Graphic Arts.


Images: Installation photos of David Carson, Space Cowboy in the Schmidt Center Gallery Public Space, 2017.