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Image Club Graphics catalog 1997-01

January 1997 catalog

Image Club Graphics was a self-described "cool, little division" of Adobe Systems,[1] a result of the acquisition of Aldus Corporation in 1994.[2]

HistoryEdit

Based in Calgary, Canada, Image Club Graphics was founded in 1985 by Greg Kolodziejzyk as a digital image and typeface library.[1][3] In 1994, Image Club Graphics was acquired by Aldus,[2] which itself was merged into Adobe on August 31, 1994.[4]

Image Club Graphics ad 1997

Advertisement from 1997

The content was rebranded as Adobe Studios in 1998 and then spun off as EyeWire,[2] which was acquired by Getty Images in August 1999.[5] In May 2003, the EyeWire website and URL was acquired by Fonts.com, a subsidiary of AGFA Monotype.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 About Image Club Graphics, Image Club Graphics. Archived 1996-11-06.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Looking for Image Club Graphics?, Image Club. Archived 2004-05-29.
  3. Image Club Graphics (Greg Kolodziejzyk) by Luc Devroye. 2014-04-28.
  4. Aldus and Adobe Systems Finalize Merger, Computer History Museum. 1994-08-31.
  5. Eyewire Aquired by Getty by Jim Pickerell, Selling Stock. 1999-08-12.
  6. Fonts.com has acquired the EyeWire domain and website., EyeWire. Archived 2003-05-30.

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