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Graphic design history

Johanna Drucker

Graphic design history

a critical guide

by Johanna Drucker

  • 146 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Pearson Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic arts -- History,
  • Art and society -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-372) and index.

    StatementJohanna Drucker, Emily McVarish.
    ContributionsMcVarish, Emily.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC998 .D78 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 386 p. :
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19904283M
    ISBN 100132410753, 978016007913
    ISBN 109780132410755
    LC Control Number2007045493

    Meggs' History of Graphic Design (5th ed.) by Philip B. Meggs. Note from the publisher: The Interactive Resource Center is an online learning environment where instructors and students can access the tools they need to make efficient use of their time, while reinforcing and assessing their understanding of key concepts. This fast-paced introduction to graphic design history, the first course of our two-part program Graphic Design History and Methods, will change your understanding of everything from fonts and letterforms to posters and brands. Discover how printers revolutionized society when they created open access to information.

      While this book isn’t wholly dedicated to the past, its examination of design history is both in-depth and incredibly insightful: Design Literacy: Understanding Graphic Design. This book is chock full of stories about the graphic icons and idols of design culture, past and present. The story of graphic design is one of the most exciting and most important in the history of 20th-century visual culture. Created to inform, identify and promote, graphic design has evolved from its roots in the development of printing to become a profession and a discipline in its own right.4/5(66).

    The History of Graphic Design. Vol. 1, – US$ 80Category: Books > Comics & Graphic Design. Alvin Lustig’s contributions to the design of books and book jackets, magazines, interiors, and textiles as well as his teachings would have made him a credible candidate for the AIGA Lifetime Achievement award when he was alive. By the time he died at the age of 40 in , he had already introduced principles of modern art to graphic design.


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“Graphic Design: A New History might well become a new standard in the field of critical graphic design history. A great strength of the book is the author’s attention to the relation of graphic design to larger social issues, especially the formation of national identity/5(25).

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It provided me with a more detailed background on the history of printing and design, type etc. which I knew nothing about, loved the pictures in the book as well/5. The history of graphic design stretches so far back that it encompasses the entire history of art.

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I can't rate this book above a three. It's a fine anthology - a mix of interesting and less interesting writings, as tends to be the case with anthologies, with a ton of great info about the artists - but I struggle with a GRAPHIC DESIGN history book that has essentially NO visual examples of the pieces they discuss in the book (there is one black and white image included at the beginning /5.

In my opinion, this 3rd Edition "A History of GD" is the best reference book written about graphic design. This plus pages book/bible is simply divided into 5 sections, 1) The Prologue to Graphic Design, 2) A Graphic Rennaissance, 3) The Industrial Revolution, 4)The Modernist Era, and 5) The Age of Information/5(6).

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