Design

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HOW TO

Written by Bierut, Michael
The first monograph, design manual, and manifesto by Michael Bierut, one of the world's most renowned graphic designers--a career retrospective that showcases more than thirty-five of his most noteworthy projects for clients as the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Yale School of Architecture, the New York Times, Saks Fifth Avenue, and the New York Jets, and reflects eclectic enthusiasm a
November 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Harper Design | 320 Pages |
$60.00
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SOVIET POSTERS:CONTAINS 23 PULL-OUT POSTERS

Written by Grigorian, Sergo
This large-format book of Soviet propaganda posters allows the reader to remove individual posters and is at once a revealing historical document and a sublime example of graphic art at its best.
February 9, 2015 | Paperback | Prestel Publishing | 48 Pages |
$24.95
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MIND THE MAP:CREATIVE MAPMAKING AND CARTOGRAPHY

Written by Antonis Antoniou
Whether sketched on a napkin or generated from complex data, maps are a fascinating expression of contemporary visual culture. Their styles may range from simple to intricate, focused to comprehensive, and restrained to vivid, but all maps unlock the world and make it more accessible.
August 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Gestalten | 288 Pages |
$65.00
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PIERO FORNASETTI: PRACTICAL MADNESS

Written by Patrick Mauries
An extensive illustrated survey of one of the most inventive design minds of the twentieth century. Combining whimsy and elegance, Piero Fornasetti transformed everyday objects like cups, scarves, and plates into much sought-after works of art with his idiosyncratic motifs, such as the hand, the female face, and luminescent fish.
September 8, 2015 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 292 Pages |
$65.00
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BOOK COVER IN THE WEIMAR REPUBLIC

Written by Holstein, Jürgen
The years between the First and Second World Wars in Germany are famed for their cultural boom. With Berlin as its epicenter, the Weimar Republic was replete with ground-breaking literature, philosophy, and art.
August 14, 2015 | Hardcover | Taschen | 452 Pages |
$69.99

DOGS AND CHAIRS: DESIGNER PAIRS

Written by Amodeo, Cristina
Amodeo maintains this design-conscious vision through twenty sets of matching dogs and chairs laid out side by side: a series of visual puns. Philippe Starck's Pratfall chair finds its match in the fox terrier, while the Billy sees itself in an Eames creation.
December 7, 2015 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson | 60 Pages |
$14.95
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POSTERS: EAT AND DRINK IN ITALIAN ADVERTISING:1890-1970

Written by Mario Piazza
This book offers the opportunity to delight in the graphic creativity of the advertising of Italy's major food producers, including Cinzano spumante, Perugina chocolate, Saiwa biscuits and Voiello pasta, as well as campaigns launched by Cirio and Star.
November 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Silvana Editoriale |
$65.00

DESIGN FOR PEOPLE:STORIES ABOUT HOW (AND WHY) WE ALL CAN WORK TOGETHER TO MAKE THINGS BETTER

Written by Karrie Jacobs
Most design books focus on outcome rather than on process. Scott Stowell's Design for People is groundbreaking in its approach to design literature.
January 26, 2016 | Paperback | Metropolis Books | 256 Pages |
$40.00

ALEXANDER GIRARD: POPULAR EDITION

Written by Coffee, Kiera
This massive monograph on seminal designer Alexander Girard covers virtually every aspect of his distinctive career. One of the most prolific mid-20th century designers, Girard's work spanned many disciplines, including textile design, graphic design, typography, illustration, furniture design, interior design, product design, exhibit design, and architecture.
October 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Ammo Books | 672 Pages |
$59.95

MARIMEKKO IN PATTERNS

Written by Marimekko
Internationally beloved Finnish design brand Marimekko's iconic patterns grace home décor, apparel, and accessories, and have informed and influenced tastemakers worldwide for over half a century.
September 30, 2014 | Paperback | Chronicle Books | 245 Pages |
$35.00

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