Graphic Design Referenced

Written By Armin Vit
Graphic Design  Referenced
  • Publsiher : Rockport Publishers
  • Release : 01 July 2009
  • ISBN : 1616736119
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Graphic Design Referenced written by Armin Vit which was release on 01 July 2009, this book published by Rockport Publishers. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Graphic Design, Referenced is a visual and informational guide to the most commonly referenced terms, historical moments, landmark projects, and influential practitioners in the field of graphic design. With more than 2,000 design projects illustrating more than 400 entries, it provides an intense overview of the varied elements that make up the graphic design profession through a unique set of chapters: “principles" defines the very basic foundation of what constitutes graphic design to establish the language, terms, and concepts that govern what we do and how we do it, covering layout, typography, and printing terms; “knowledge" explores the most influential sources through which we learn about graphic design from the educational institutions we attend to the magazines and books we read; “representatives" gathers the designers who over the years have proven the most prominent or have steered the course of graphic design in one way or another; and “practice" highlights some of the most iconic work produced that not only serve as examples of best practices, but also illustrate its potential lasting legacy. Graphic Design, Referenced serves as a comprehensive source of information and inspiration by documenting and chronicling the scope of contemporary graphic design, stemming from the middle of the twentieth century to today.

Graphic Design Referenced

Graphic Design  Referenced
  • Author : Armin Vit,Bryony Gomez Palacio
  • Publisher : Rockport Publishers
  • Release Date : 2009-07-01
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Graphic Design, Referenced is a visual and informational guide to the most commonly referenced terms, historical moments, landmark projects, and influential practitioners in the field of graphic design. With more than 2,000 design projects illustrating more than 400 entries, it provides an intense overview of the varied elements that make up the ...

The Elements of Graphic Design

The Elements of Graphic Design
  • Author : Alex W. White
  • Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2011-03-15
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : A guide to graphic design....

Digital Colour in Graphic Design

Digital Colour in Graphic Design
  • Author : Ken Pender
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Complete, practical guide to handling colour graphics on the desktop for Mac and PC - from the scanning, creation and manipulation of images to processing for different colour output devices. Keep this handy book on your desk to help you achieve more professional-looking results in colour for a wide variety ...

Sustainable Graphic Design

Sustainable Graphic Design
  • Author : Peter Claver Fine
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-29
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : There is little appreciation for what happens to graphic design artifacts after their useful life has ended. Sustainable Graphic Design outlines graphic design's relationship to production and consumption, demonstrating how designers can contribute solution-oriented responses to consumption, through tools and methodologies applicable to both education and practice. The book provides ...

Graphic Design Solutions

Graphic Design Solutions
  • Author : Robin Landa
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Graphic Design Solutions is the most comprehensive, how-to reference on graphic design and typography. Covering print and interactive media, this book examines conceiving, visualizing and composing solutions to design problems, such as branding, logos, web design, posters, book covers, advertising, and more. Excellent illustrations of historical, modern and contemporary design ...

Graphic Design

Graphic Design
  • Author : Donna Reynolds
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2017-07-15
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Although graphic design is all around us, we rarely take time to notice and appreciate it. Advertisements, logos, websites, and more all rely on graphic design to create eye-catching content. This volume explores the skills artists need to produce aesthetically pleasing designs and the development of this field into the ...

Essential Graphic Design Solutions

Essential Graphic Design Solutions
  • Author : Robin Landa
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-12-13
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : ESSENTIAL GRAPHIC DESIGN SOLUTIONS features PART 1: FUNDAMENTALS OF GRAPHIC DESIGN, of the bestseller, GRAPHIC DESIGN SOLUTIONS, to provide a focused study of design basics. Covering print and screen media, this book examines conceiving, visualizing and composing solutions to design problems with a comprehensive examination of typography; a broader investigation of ...

Reading Graphic Design in Cultural Context

Reading Graphic Design in Cultural Context
  • Author : Grace Lees-Maffei,Nicolas P. Maffei
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-02-07
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Reading Graphic Design in Cultural Context explains key ways of understanding and interpreting the graphic designs we see all around us, in advertising, branding, packaging and fashion. It situates these designs in their cultural and social contexts. Drawing examples from a range of design genres, leading design historians Grace Lees-Maffei ...

Graphic Design as Communication

Graphic Design as Communication
  • Author : Malcolm Barnard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-07-04
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : What is the point of graphic design? Is it advertising or is it art? What purpose does it serve in our society and culture? Malcolm Barnard explores how meaning and identity are at the core of every graphic design project and argues that the role and function of graphic design ...

Graphic Design in Urban Environments

Graphic Design in Urban Environments
  • Author : Robert Harland
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-10-20
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Graphic Design in Urban Environments introduces the idea of a category of designed graphic objects that significantly contribute to the functioning of urban systems. These elements, smaller than buildings, are generally understood by urban designers to comprise such phenomena as sculpture, clock towers, banners, signs, large screens, the portrayal of ...

Graphic Design Play Book

Graphic Design Play Book
  • Author : Sophie Cure,Barbara Seggio
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : An entertaining and highly original introduction to graphic design, this beautifully designed book uses puzzles and visual challenges to demonstrate how typography, signage, posters, and branding work. Through a series of games and activities, including spot the difference, matching games, drawing, and dot-to-dot, readers are introduced to concepts and techniques ...

Graphic Design in Museum Exhibitions

Graphic Design in Museum Exhibitions
  • Author : Jona Piehl
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-12-31
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Graphic Design in Museum Exhibitions offers an in-depth analysis of the multiple roles that exhibition graphics perform in contemporary museums and exhibitions. Drawing on a study of exhibitions that took place at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, the Museum of London and the Haus der Geschichte, Bonn, Piehl brings ...

Graphic Design 20th Century

Graphic Design 20th Century
  • Author : Alston W. Purvis,Martijn F. Le Coultre
  • Publisher : Virago Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Graphic design 20th century represents a pictorial history of the past hundred years in graphic design. Martijn F. Le Coultre and Alston Purvis present all the significant designers of the twentieth century as well as the many styles that characterized this rich and tumultuous period. The wealth of visual material ...

Layout for Graphic Designers

Layout for Graphic Designers
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-03-08
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : Layout for graphic design concerns the arrangement of text and images on a page. How these elements are positioned, both in relation to one another, and within the overall design scheme, will affect how content is viewed and received. Whether in print or online, it is key to powerful visual ...

The New Graphic Design School

The New Graphic Design School
  • Author : David Dabner,Sheena Calvert,Anoki Casey
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-02-24
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1616736119
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Summary : The principles and practice of graphic design Graphic Design School is a foundation course for graphic designers working in print, moving image, and digital media. Practical advice on all aspects of graphics design-from understanding the basics to devising an original concept and creating successful finished designs. Examples are taken from ...