Graphic Design, Typograph

THEY DREW AS THEY PLEASED: THE HIDDEN ART OF DISNEY'S MUSICAL YEARS (THE 1940S - PART ONE)

The 1940s ushered in an era of musical experimentation and innovation at the Walt Disney Studios. Artists from all over the world flocked to California to be part of the magic, and their groundbreaking styles influenced such classics as Dumbo and Bambi as well as shaped the masterpieces that followed such as Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan.
September 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$40.00

BOUNDLESS BOOKS: 50 LITERARY CLASSICS TRANSFORMED INTO WORKS OF ART

In this book, a picture is indeed worth a thousand words. Within its covers are 50 literary classics, deconstructed and then put back together word by word to create singularly beautiful pieces of art. The silhouettes that emerge from the text illustrate the central characters, landscapes, and themes of each story. This collection ranges across the canon, from 620 BCE to 1937.
September 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$40.00

RUBBER STAMPING: GET CREATIVE WITH STAMPS, ROLLERS AND OTHER PRINTMAKING TECHNIQUES

This beautiful book provides a complete guide to printing with rubber stamps. Beginning with a foreword by the artist Rob Ryan and a short history of rubber stamping, it then explains the technical basics: how to cut your stamp, mask prints, make your own printing pads, clean your stamps (making more artwork as you do so!) and what equipment to use.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$24.95

TYPOGRAPHY IDEA BOOK: INSPIRATION FROM 50 MASTERS

This book serves as an introduction to the key elements of good typographic design. Broken into sections covering the fundamentals of typography, the book features inspiring works by acclaimed typographic designers from across the world. Each section illustrates technical points and encourages readers to try out new ideas of their own.
August 1, 2016 | PB |
$17.95

ARTLESS: ART & ILLUSTRATION BY SIMPLE MEANS

Artless presents some of the most compelling images created by contemporary artists and illustrators using the simplest of tools, such as color pencils, crayons, watercolor, scissors, and glue. Work produced in this manner represents a growing and particularly resilient trend in the visual arts world.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$40.00

SAUL BASS: 20 ICONIC FILM POSTERS

This collection of 20 iconic movie posters by Saul Bass, one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, is a must for graphic designers and film fans. Each poster is removable and designed to fit the standard frame size 12 x 16 inches.
September 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$29.95

POSTERS: SPEED IN ITALIAN ADVERTISING 1890-1955

Posters: Speed in Italian Advertising 1890-1955 collects the graphic evidence of a fundamental truth of the early 20th century: Europe found itself moving, all of a sudden, at a new speed. Modernity was aggressive, self-assured and fast. In Italy, a riot of posters and advertisements trumpeted steamships, locomotives, airplanes and unimaginably fast communication over long distances.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$65.00

HECHO EN CUBA: CINEMA IN THE CUBAN GRAPHICS

The film poster is one of the best-known forms of Cuban art. Hecho en Cuba: Cinema in the Cuban Graphics is a compilation of Cuban film posters from the 1950s through the present, and an exploration of the designers who created them.
October 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$40.00

DESIGNING MODERNISM: NEW DIRECTIONS AT 80

Where modern literature met modern art: classic New Directions book design by Alvin Lustig, Paul Sahre, Rodrigo Corral and more
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$50.00

GRAPHIC: INSIDE THE SKETCHBOOKS OF THE WORLD'S GREAT GRAPHIC DESIGNERS

We are constantly surrounded by design--in advertisements, in books and magazines, on the Internet, on television--and each graphic element we see was carefully constructed through a designer's very personal process. Yet only the finished article is presented. Rarely do we gain insight into how visual solutions have been reached or the exploration, experimentation, and ideas behind them.
October 1, 2010 | Paperback |
$60.00

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