Product Design

SPECIAL EDITION: BRAND PROMOTION AND THE CORPORATE GIFT

Written by Viction Workshop
Be it a thousand-dollar luxury item or a rare keepsake, special edition products are deemed a token of endearment between brands and their loyal customers, partners and friends from the press. Produced in a restricted amount and period, these articles are not only expected to carry special qualities, but also to be presented in extraordinary packaging to match.
September 1, 2015 | Paperback | Victionary | 256 Pages |
$39.95

SONY DESIGN: MAKING MODERNITY

Written by Ian Luna
Unlike prior biography and business-focused books on SONY, this is the first illustrated book devoted to the design innovations of the world-recognized brand. Never-before-published prototypes and design concepts make this book the ultimate insider's guide for design enthusiasts, providing readers with another elucidating example of the crucial role design plays in our everyday lives.
April 28, 2015 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 280 Pages |
$75.00

FUNK AND SOUL COVERS

Original covers: The golden age of African-American music Following the success of Jazz Covers, this epic volume of groove assembles over 500 legendary covers from a golden era in African-American music.
April 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$19.99

JAMES IRVINE

A complete monograph on the work of the influential British‐born, Milan‐based furniture and product designer James Irvine (1958-2013).
May 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$79.95

MEET MR. PRODUCT: THE GRAPHIC ART OF THE ADVERTISING CHARACTER

Meet Mr. Product! Meet Chiquita, Tony the Tiger, Elsie the Cow, and hundreds more well-known and not-so-well-known personalities in this colorful celebration of the history and art of advertising characters. We share our dinner table with them and trust them with our cars and children, and whether we realize it or not, we've been listening to their counsel for generations.
April 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$17.99

ART OF THINGS: PRODUCT DESIGN SINCE 1945

Written by Dominique Forest
The most ambitious survey of its subject ever published, The Art of Things is a monument, and a key, to the objects that surround us. For most of human history, the form of a useful object was determined by its maker, usually a single artisan working within a long cultural tradition.
September 1, 2014 | Hardcover | Abbeville Press | 592 Pages |
$150.00

REMEMBER THOSE GREAT VOLKSWAGEN ADS?

The revolutionary Volkswagen advertising campaign of the 1960s and 70s is universally acknowledged to be the greatest and most influential ever created and was acclaimed as "the campaign of the century" in the Millennium editions of Time Magazine and the US ad industry bible Advertising Age.
October 1, 2014 | Hardcover |
$65.00

EAT ME: APPETITE FOR DESIGN

Food has long been a source of inspiration to cultures around the world. The passionate designers at the forefront of the field have poured their creativity into every aspect of food culture. Eat Me gathers an extraordinary collection of designed places, art products, brands, people, and commodities within the world of food.
March 1, 2012 | Hardcover |
$39.95

MONOCHROME: BLACK AND WHITE IN BRANDING

Written by Gingko Press
Stylish, noteworthy and elegant, black and white is the preferred formal attire of brands, logos and typefaces. As a result, designers keep coming back to explore their nuances and create original compositions integrating type, illustration, photography and more. The contrast evokes a wide range of consumer reactions depending on strategy.
April 15, 2014 | Hardcover | Gingko Press |
$39.95

KISS THE PAST HELLO: 100 YEARS OF THE COCA-COLA CONTORE BOTTLE

One of the most unmistakable shapes in the world since its introduction in 1915, the Coca-Cola Contour Bottle is an influential symbol of design, art, and culture. What began as a design brief to create a bottle that could be identified in the dark or lying broken on the groundtoday is one of the most recognized packages on the planet.
April 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$65.00

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