Design

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OLD STACKS, NEW LEAVES: THE ARTS OF THE BOOK IN SOUTH ASIA

In the twenty-first century, debates on the future of books and print culture have intensified with the rise of digital technologies, and the contemporary art world has witnessed an explosion of interest in the book form. Amid this artistic and intellectual activity, there has been little scrutiny of book arts in South Asia and their particular ontologies, histories, and genealogies.
January 10, 2023 | Hardcover | University of Washington Press | 328 Pages |
$65.00
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STORY OF PROPAGANDA IN 50 IMAGES

Written by Welch, David
From ancient Greek coinage to the sound bites of modern-day political spin doctors, propaganda has existed for thousands of years. But it was in the twentieth century that the art of persuasively communicating ideas truly came of age--when mass media meant that leaders could reach right into our living rooms to deliver their messages.
July 5, 2022 | Hardcover | University of Washington Press |
$24.95
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ATLAS OF ATLASES: EXPLORING THE MOST IMPORTANT ATLASES IN HISTORY AND THE CARTOGRAPHERS WHO MADE THEM

Written by Parker, Philip
This beatutiful book is a lavishly illustrated look at the most important atlases in history and the cartographers who made them. Atlases are books that changed the course of history. Pored over by rulers, explorers, and adventures these books were used to build empires, wage wars, encourage diplomacy, and nurture trade. Written by Philip Parker, an authority
October 25, 2022 | Hardcover | Ivy Press | 272 Pages |
$40.00
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FOLDING TECHNIQUES FOR DESIGNERS SECOND EDITION

Written by Jackson, Paul
Many designers, from jewellers to architects, use folding techniques to make three-dimensional forms from two-dimensional sheets of fabric, cardboard, plastic, metal and other materials.
August 16, 2022 | Paperback | Laurence King |
$40.00
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RULES WE BREAK: LESSONS IN PLAY, THINKING, AND DESIGN

Written by Zimmerman, Eric
Whether you're a game player, a designer of any kind, or someone who wants to know more about design, The Rules We Break will open your mind to creative and thought-provoking approaches to design.
November 22, 2022 | Paperback | Princeton Architectural Press | 208 Pages |
$29.95
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JUST ENOUGH DESIGN

Written by Satoh, Taku
A Japanese designer offers a compelling alternative way to engage with our possessions, our history, our environment, and each other. The Japanese phrase "hodo-hodo" originates in ancient times.
October 4, 2022 | Paperback | Chronicle Books |
$16.95
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SPEAKING VOLUMES: BOOKS WITH HISTORIES

Written by Pearson, David
A fascinating catalog that analyzes books as historical objects. Scholars increasingly recognize that the cultural and research value of books lies not just in their printed contents, but in their value as historical artifacts. An individual book can tell us many things about the ways books have been used, read, and regarded throughout the years.
November 25, 2022 | Hardcover | Bodleian Library | 240 Pages |
$65.00
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AMERICAN STAMP: POSTAL ICONOGRAPHY, DEMOCRATIC CITIZENSHIP, AND CONSUMERISM IN THE UNITED STATES

Written by Goldblatt, Laura
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January 31, 2023 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press |
$35.00
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ART OF THE ILLUSTRATED BOOK: HISTORY AND DESIGN

This is the story of the illustrated book, from the earliest printed examples to the present day, told through the outstanding collections of the National Art Library (NAL) at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
December 6, 2022 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$50.00
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VIDEOGAME ATLAS: MAPPING INTERACTIVE WORLDS

Written by Youkhana, Sandra
A dazzling look at modern videogame worlds seen through an architectural lens, utilizing maps, diagrams, and graphic illustrations to offer new perspectives on the art of virtual world building. Videogame Atlas presents a journey through twelve well-known videogame worlds via panoramic maps, intricate exploded diagrams, and detailed illustrations.
November 22, 2022 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$65.00

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