The birth of logo design goes right back in to ancient antiquity. As soon as we humans developed self awareness, we have tried to brand ourselves and our ideas for the masses. We knew early on that a picture paints a thousand words and messages could be delivered through signs and symbols.
Is a cave painting going back thousands of years really the birth of logo design? What do you think?
Where do you think the true birth of logo design lies? Do we go back to the cave paintings or perhaps the start of Christianity. Is the Christian cross any different from the IBM logo in it´s ability to communicate a message and grow a following? Let´s discuss.