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I think too many comic book covers are way too busy, crammed with far too much information, both visual and verbal, that just becomes a dull noise. ---->>>

I think the genre of comics sometimes overtakes the medium, and people assume that they are kind of frivolous. If you have a good, strong story teller, they can be as affecting as any character in literature. Period. ---->>>

I really liked the design of Batman. I liked the concept. There's a lot more you can do with Batman than most other superheroes. ---->>>

I still have a steady stream of book cover work. I'm grateful for it. Viva le book! ---->>>

I wouldn't buy a book simply because I like the cover. I would pick it up. The jacket can call your attention to it. But in that sense, Oprah Winfrey is worth all the jackets in the world. A jacket is basically trying to do what she does all on her own. ---->>>

I'm a very slow reader. ---->>>

The thing that I came to realize was that Schulz is the great unifier. Here's the one cartoonist that pretty much everybody can agree on. ---->>>

I often get asked, 'Is the book dead?' It hasn't happened yet. It's different than music. Music was always meant to be pure sound - it started out as pure sound and now it's pure sound again. But books started out as things. Words on paper began as words on paper. The paperback book is the best technology to deliver that information to you. ---->>>

I'd have to say that the things that mean the most to me are the examples of original comic art that I'm able to look at every day, most of them either by notable friends and/or for projects that I've worked on. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Chip Kidd
Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 1964
Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.
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Occupation: Artist

Charles (Chip) Kidd (born September 12, 1964) is an American graphic designer, best known for his innovative book covers. Based in New York city, Kidd has become one of the most famous book cover designers to date.(wikipedia)