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Fulbo Edited by Guido Indij. This volume gives an extensive overview of what has been thought, painted, photographed and written about this ubiquitous sport that occupies so much of Argentina’s public discourse and private conversation. Taking the form of a >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508892195
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Pbk, 6 x 6 in. / 156 pgs / 650 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2015 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Otto Treumann: Graphic Design in the Netherlands Contributions by Toon Lauwen, Kees Broos, Simon den Hartog, Renny Ramakers, Jan van Toorn. Edited by Kees Broos, Simon den Hartog, Renny Ramakers, Jan van Toorn. Otto Treumann (1919–2001) is a major pioneer in the modernization of graphic design in the Netherlands. Inspired by Swiss typography and Bauhaus aesthetics, Treumann’s oeuvre combines easy-to-read visual elements with iconoclastic color treatment, enhanc >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064503122
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Pbk, 7.5 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 12/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Simplicity Text by Luca Marchetti, Emanuele Quinz. Simplicity is a dialogue between industrial designer Pierre Charpin and artist Mathieu Mercier on the theme of the necessary minimum. Both have brought a reductive imperative to bear upon their respective disciplines--Charpin with his insistence >>more
Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563550
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 70 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/30/2015 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Thonik: I Am Your Type Text by Hugues Boekraad. Founded by Thomas Widdershoven and Nikki Gonnissen, Thonik is an award-winning Dutch design studio specializing in visual communication through graphic design. In 2008 the studio attracted international admiration with its design for the visual identity >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627447
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2015 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Wim Crouwel: New Alphabet Edited by Paolo Palma. Preface by Wim Crouwel. Text by Kees Broos, Max Bruinsma, Piet Schrueders. Released in 1967, Wim Crouwel’s New Alphabet was a typeface inspired by the limitations of the data displays of the period. Since it uses only horizontal and vertical strokes, with 45-degree corners--Crouwels wanted to adapt >>more
SHS Publishing
ISBN 9788890759413
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Hbk, 10 x 13.5 in. / 144 pgs / 330 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

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500 Pre-Columbian Designs from Argentina Edited by Alejandro Fiadone. At once an anthropology of Pre-Columbian pattern and a design sourcebook, 500 Pre-Columbian Designs from Argentina is Alejandro Eduardo Fiadone's compilation of the complex geometries of this region. A DVD containing full-color images of the >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508891815
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Pbk, 6 x 6 in. / 132 pgs / 132 color / DVD.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Active/In stock
ABC of De Designpolitie Text by Emily King, Louise Schouwenberg. The Dutch firm Designpolitie (Richard van der Laken and Pepijn Zurburg) is celebrated for its fresh, deceptively simple and direct approach to graphic design, which often implements bright color and sans-serif typeface in a lively >>more
Valiz
ISBN 9789078088219
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Hardback, 6 x 8.5 in. / 480 pgs / 800 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008 Active/In stock
Alessandro Mendini: Pulviscoli Edited by Silvana Annicchiarico. Among distinguished contemporary designers, Alessandro Mendini is perhaps most deserving of the overused title of Renaissance man. Painter, writer, architect, theorist, designer: his work in all these fields has influenced generations of other artists an >>more
Charta/Triennale di Milano
ISBN 9788881585380
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Hardcover, 6 x 6 in. / 488 pgs / 2382 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005 Active/In stock
Alex Wollner: Brasil Design Visual Edited by Klaus Klemp, Julia Koch, Matthias Wagner K. Foreword by Antonio Grassi, Marta Suplicy, Matthias Wagner K. Text by Klaus Klemp, Julia Koch, Malou von Muralt, René Spitz, André Stolarski, Alexandre Wollner. Alexandre Wollner (born 1928) is one of the most important and successful graphic designers of the second half of the twentieth century. He played a prominent role in the artistic, cultural and economic foundation of >>more
Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803032140
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Hbk, 10.5 x 10.25 in. / 324 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014 Active/In stock
Alexander Girard Memory Game The newest addition to our growing line of Memory Games features the distinctive designs by Alexander Girard. Thirty-six of Girard’s playful yet sophisticated textile designs and colorful illustrations are featured in this well-designed game for >>more
Ammo Books
ISBN 9781934429761
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And/Or: On Contradiction in the Work of Jan van Toorn Extended Text by Els Kuijpers. Alongside Wim Crouwel, Karel Martens and Walter Nikkels, Jan van Toorn (born 1932) was instrumental in determining the look of Dutch graphic design in the 1970s and 1980s. Van Toorn’s designs prompt among their viewers >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081116
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Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 88 pgs / 85 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 Active/In stock
Beauty Is in the Street Edited by Johan Kugelberg, Philippe Vermès. In May 1968, thousands of workers and students took to the streets of Paris, provoking an unprecedented wave of strikes, walkouts and demonstrations. The confrontations between police and protesters led to a general strike of >>more
Four Corners Books
ISBN 9780956192837
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Active/In stock
Books by Ettore Sottsass Edited by Giorgio Maffei, Bruno Tonini. Introduction by Barbara Radice. Text by Andrea Branzi, Michele De Lucchi, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Elio Fiorucci, Christoph Radl, Franco Raggi, Lea Vergine. Throughout his illustrious career in product design and architecture, Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007) maintained a close relationship with printed matter, designing, authoring, illustrating and editing a great many avant-garde literary and design/architectur >>more
Corraini Edizioni
ISBN 9788875702762
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 296 pgs / 417 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2011 Active/In stock
Bruno Monguzzi: A Designer's Perspective Artwork by Bruno Monguzzi. Edited by Maurice Berger, Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo. >>more
The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture
ISBN 9781890761011
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Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 200 pgs / 80 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/1999 Active/Awaiting stock
Bruno Munari: A Flower with Love Edizioni Corraini's Bruno Munari Workshop series focuses on a variety of creative tasks and skills that inspire the active involvement of adults and children alike--flower arranging, in this case. In A Flower with Love, the >>more
Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788875701369
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Paperback, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 68 pgs / 35 color / 8 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Active/Awaiting stock
Bruno Munari: Il Disegno, Il Design Text by Arturo Carlo Quintavalle, Giulio Carlo Argan, Gloria Bianchino, Renato Nicolini. In 1979 the fanciful Italian artist and designer Bruno Munari donated part of his personal archive to the Center for the Study of Archives and Communication in Parma--a sort of encyclopedic collection of solutions for >>more
Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788875701604
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 248 pgs / 514 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009 Active/In stock
Bruno Munari: Original Xerographies A one-of-a-kind xerograph is the result of an image or object that is moved while the photocopy machine is in motion so that a new--impossible-to-replicate--image is produced. The resultant image is, then, not a copy >>more
Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788875701345
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Paperback, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 100 pgs / 14 color / 131 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Active/Awaiting stock
Buenos Aires Street Art Edited by Guido Indij, Gonzalo Gil. Over the last few years, Buenos Aires has become a mecca for international street artists. Buenos Aires Street Art is the first book to document this burgeoning scene and includes works by Bs.As.Stencil, Burzaco Stencil, >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508891976
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Pbk, 6 x 6 in. / 240 pgs / 467 color.
Pub Date: 02/29/2012 Active/In stock
Carl DiSalvo: Adversarial Design In Adversarial Design, Carl DiSalvo examines the ways that technology design can provoke and engage the political. He describes a practice, which he terms "adversarial design," that uses the means and forms of design to >>more
MIT
ISBN 9780262017381
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Chris Johanson & Jo Jackson: Peaceable Kingdom Chris Johanson and Jo Jackson, artists, partners and owners of the amazing dog Raisin, here offer up recent graphic works. Both painters are known for their subversive, street-smart, from-the-gut imagery--painted on canvas or walls, installed >>more
Nieves
ISBN 9783905714371
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9 in. / 32 pgs/ 16 color.
Pub Date: 06/01/2008 Active/Awaiting stock
Come Alive!: The Spirited Art of Sister Corita Text by Julie Ault, Daniel Berrigan. At 18, Corita Kent (1918-1986) entered the Roman Catholic order of Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Los Angeles, where she taught art and eventually ran the art department. After more than 30 >>more
Four Corners Books
ISBN 9780954502522
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Paperback, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 128 pgs / 100 color / 5 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Active/Awaiting stock
Conditional Design: Workbook Text by Andrew Blauvelt, Koert van Mensvoort. “Conditional Design” is the name of a new design ethos formulated by graphic designers Luna Maurer, Jonathan Puckey and Roel Wouters, and artist Edo Paulus. It espouses a working method that involves drawing up arbitrary >>more
Valiz
ISBN 9789078088585
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Pbk, 9.5 x 13 in. / 176 pgs / 80 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
Cover Art by H5: This Is the End Introduction by Adrian Shaughnessy. Text by Yorgo Tloupas, Alexis Bernier. Since the mid-1990s, the French design team H5 has produced numerous record covers and visuals for both small and large labels, developing its ethos in tandem with the development of French electronic music, particularly bands >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037640111
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Pbk, 10.75 x 10.75 in. / 244 pgs / 194 color / 107 b&w / Vinyl Record.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009 Active/In stock
DGPH: The Ark Project After the example of Noah, who saved the animal species in his ark for posterity, this volume, an "Illustrated Animal Bible by Artists from all over the World," aspires to rescue and house the animals >>more
IdN
ISBN 9789881847010
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Flexi, 7 x 8.5 in. / 240 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/30/2010 Active/Awaiting stock
Damn Good Advice (for People with Talent!): How to Unleash Your Creative Potential by America's Master Communicator George Lois Damn Good Advice (For People With Talent!) is a look into the mind of one of America's most legendary creative thinkers, George Lois. Offering indispensle lessons, practical advice, facts, anecdotes and inspiration, this book is >>more
Phaidon
ISBN 9780714863481
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Designers Are Wankers By Lee McCormack. Interviews with Neville Brody, Karim Rashid, Piers Roberts, Paul Smith. The opening chapter of Lee McCormack's extremely engaging manifesto/how-to book on becoming an industrial designer begins, "Don't be a wanker! Embrace what it means to be a professional designer. Making the transition from design student >>more
About Face Publishing
ISBN 9780955096808
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Paperback, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 220 pgs / 24 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Active/Awaiting stock
Dokkaebi: Korean Motifs Edited by Sang-Soo Ahn. Essay by Young-Joo Yim. The Dokkaebi, Korean goblins who have soft spots for pretty girls and hedonistic feasts, thrive in folktales and as gargoyle-like ornamental totems. Throughout Korean history, they have been interpreted as evil spirits, bogeymen or ghosts >>more
Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803006578
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Clothbound, 9 x 12 in. / 292 pgs / 132 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2006 Active/Awaiting stock
Dutch Resource: Collaborative Exercises in Graphic Design Essays by Paul Elliman and Maxine Kopsa. Eleven participants in the Dutch Werkplaats Typografie's design program recently asked an equal number of more accomplished graphic designers to join forces with them in collaborations destined for France's Chaumont Graphic Arts Festival. Dutch Resour >>more
Valiz/Werkplaats Typografie
ISBN 9789080818576
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 384 pgs / 200 color / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2006 Active/Not available
Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires & Riots: California and Graphic Design, 1936-1986 By Louise Sandhaus. Contributions by Lorraine Wild, Denise Gonzales Crisp, Michael Worthington. Designed by Louise Sandhaus. According to the cliché, California is the place where anything goes and everyone does their own thing. Maybe that’s because everyone knows that in California there’s no terra firma: earthquakes, mudslides, fires and the occasional >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781938922619
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Hbk, 7.5 x 10 in. / 432 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Active/In stock
Electrical Banana: Masters of Psychedelic Art Foreword by Paul McCartney.Text by Norman Hathaway, Dan Nadel. From advertising and fashion to music and film, the psychedelic aesthetic defined the look of the 1960s. And yet neither the true scope of psychedelic art nor its key practitioners have ever been the subject >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788862082044
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Pbk, 9.5 x 10.25 in. / 208 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/29/2012 Active/In stock
Ezra Petronio and Suzanne Koller: Selected Works, Subjective Inventory Designing is the capacity to stop just in time, to express no less and no more than is necessary, to neither oversimplify nor make something more complex than it needs to be. It is stripping >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905829549
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Clothbound, 6.75 x 9 in. / 244 pgs / 717 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Active/Awaiting stock
For the Love of Vinyl: The Album Art of Hipgnosis: Storm Thorgerson & Aubrey Powell Text by Nick Mason, Peter Blake, Paula Scher. Hipgnosis was the biggest and best graphic design firm for the biggest and best bands of the 60s and 70s. Formed by Storm Thorgerson and Aubrey Powell in London in 1968 (with the addition of >>more
PictureBox
ISBN 9780981562216
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Hardback, 9.25 x 12.25 in. / 224 pgs / 450 color.
Pub Date: 12/01/2008 Active/In stock
Francisco Díaz de León Text by Francisco Diaz de León, Renata Blaisten. Francisco Díaz de León (1897-1975) looms large over the history of modern Mexican art: an outstanding engraver, illustrator, book designer, photographer, professor, founder of the Open-Air Painting School in Tlalpan and director of the School >>more
RM/Colección Andrés Blaisten
ISBN 9788493612368
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Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 160 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Active/In stock
Gerd Arntz: Graphic Designer Edited by Ed Annink, Max Bruinsma. As a politically engaged graphic artist and designer, Gerd Arntz (1900–1988) portrayed the world in wood and linoleum cuts. During the 1920s, he conveyed his critiques of social unjustice and the rise of Nazism in >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507632
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
Graphic Design: Now In Production Edited by Andrew Blauvelt, Ellen Lupton. Text by Ian Albinson, Rob Giampietro, Jeremy Leslie, Alexander Ulloa, Armin Vit. Contributions by Steven Heller, Peter Hall. Graphic design has broadened its reach dramatically over the past decade, expanding from a specialized profession to a widely deployed skill. The rise of user-generated content, new methods of publishing and systems of distribution, and >>more
Walker Art Center
ISBN 9780935640984
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Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 240 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011 Active/In stock
Graphic Europe Edited by Ziggy Hanaor. Graphic Europe is a guidebook to 31 cities in 31 different European countries, written and illustrated by graphic designers living in those cites. Offering a fresh twist on the conventional guidebook format, it lists places >>more
Cicada Books
ISBN 9780956205308
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Flexi, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 288 pgs / 370 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2010 Active/Awaiting stock
Graphic USA Edited by Ziggy Hanaor. Texts by Bryan Keplesky, Tal Rosner, Michelle Weinberg, Camillia BenBassat, et al. Visiting an unfamiliar city is usually best when you have a guide, a knowledgeable local pal who can show you the hidden treasures of his or her hometown. In the most ideal scenario, this friend >>more
Cicada Books
ISBN 9780956205322
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Flexi, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 272 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011 Active/In stock
Graphis Annual: The Essential 1952-1986 Edited by Thierry D. Hausermann. From 1952 to 1986, the Swiss design powerhouse Graphis published a yearly volume under the title Graphis Annual, presenting a survey of graphic design work from the past year. Taken together, these 35 volumes highlight >>more
Idpure Editions
ISBN 9782839905992
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Clth, 9.5 x 12 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011 Active/Awaiting stock
Green Patriot Posters Edited by Edward Morris, Dmitri Siegel. Text by Michael Bierut, Thomas L. Friedman, Steven Heller, Edward Morris, Dmitri Siegel, Morgan Clendaniel. This book brings together the strongest contemporary graphic design currently promoting sustainability and the fight against climate change. Collectively, essays by Michael Bierut, Steven Heller, Edward Morris and Dmitri Siegel look back in time to >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781935202240
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 128 pgs / 100 color / 50 tear-out posters.
Pub Date: 11/30/2010 Active/In stock
Günter Jacki: Looking for Transmission Foreword by Kurt Weidemann. "Good design is beholden to a constant longing for beauty, shuns accommodation to fashion and temporary effects, and searches for enduring, basic 'rightness.'" So says Günter Jacki, the influential German Professor of design communication. Though >>more
Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803032034
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Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 700 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2007 Active/In stock
Hasta La Victoria, Stencil! Edited by Guido Indij. “The need to break on through and create interference in this world we're living in calls for action. It feels good to be here, now and for ever... Let's get out on the streets! To >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508890856
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Paperback, 6 x 6 in. / 340 pgs / 720 color.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005 Active/In stock
Holland on Paper Text by Clifford S. Ackley. From the 1890s through the turn of the century, there was a flourishing of new, imaginative art and craft throughout Europe that we now know as Art Nouveau. The Netherlands experienced an inventive variant of >>more
MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878467990
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Hbk, 9.5 x 10.5 in. / 256 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2014 Active/In stock
Hugo Puttaert: Think in Colour Text by Hugo Puttaert, Steven Cleeren, Rick Poynor. Visionandfactory, established in 1990, has long played a prominent role in the Belgian and international graphic design scene. From its foundation, the studio has established a reputation for a rich culture of experimentation, an innovative >>more
MER. Paper Kunsthalle
ISBN 9789491775185
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 369 pgs / 300 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 Active/In stock
I Swear I Use No Art At All: 10 Years, 100 Books, 18,788 Pages of Book Design by Joost Grootens Text by Joost Grootens. Now in its second edition, I Swear I Use No Art at All surveys the career and sensibility of graphic designer Joost Grootens, charting the first 100 books designed by Grootens over the past ten >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507199
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Pbk, 8.75 x 10.5 in. / 112 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
IdN 15th Anniversary Edition Launched in 1994 by Laurence Ng, and morphing quickly from a "how-to" magazine tutoring its readership in the intricacies of new design technologym, into a "what to" magazine aiming to inspire and reflect the booming >>more
IdN
ISBN 9789889959197
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Hbk, 9.5 x 7.75 in. / 452 pgs / illustrated throughout / DVD (NTSC only).
Pub Date: 07/31/2010 Active/Awaiting stock
IdN Extra 02: New York Introduction by Victor M. Newman. What if anime had begun in America instead of Japan? What would an anime native to America look like? Here, IdN asks 50 artists and illustrators what the landcape of New York might look like >>more
IdN
ISBN 9789881847034
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 132 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Active/In stock
IdN Extra 03: Society 6 Introduction by Justin Cooper. In this third special edition, IdN collaborates with Society6, one of the largest online platforms for up-and-coming designers, to showcase the talent of 58 young artists raised in the internet boom of the late twentieth >>more
IdN
ISBN 9789881847041
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 148 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Active/Awaiting stock
Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin: Pretty Much Twenty-five years is a long time to stay ultra-hot, but this unique catalog for the fashion photography partnership of Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, accompanying their quarter-century retrospective at FOAM, the hip new photo >>more
RAM/M/M
ISBN 9782918392019
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International Design Awards Survey of World Design Foreword and edited by Jamie M. Waugh. This year's International Design Awards honor the best new work in architecture, interior design, product design, graphics and fashion--as juried by over a dozen of the world's most significant design critics and editors, including Michael >>more
Asterisk Press
ISBN 9780981474106
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Paperback, 7.5 x 12 in. / 107 pgs / 107 color.
Pub Date: 07/01/2008 Active/In stock
Irving Harper Works on Paper An intimate monograph of the professional and personal creations of a midcentury design legend. Irving Harper is the most famous designer you have never heard of. Working as an associate at the office of George >>more
Rizzoli
ISBN 9780847840014
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It's Not How Good You Are It's How Good You Want to Be It's Not How Good You Are, It's How Good You Want to Be is a handbook of how to succeed in the world: a pocket bible for the talented and timid alike to help make >>more
Phaidon
ISBN 9780714843377
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Jan van Toorn: Critical Practice Text by Rick Poynor. Jan van Toorn is one of the most significant and influential Dutch graphic designers to have emerged since the early 1960s. His designs persistently call attention to their status as visual contrivances, obliging the viewer >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505652
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Hbk, 8.5 x 10.5 in. / 240 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Active/In stock
Jon Burgerman: Pens Are My Friends Text by Harlan Levey, Peter Thaler, Lars Denicke. For the first time, British artist and illustrator Jon Burgerman's commercial, personal and collaborative works are collected together in this lavish and fun publication. Burgerman's brightly colored parades of monster faces and abstract glyphs have >>more
IdN
ISBN 9789889959142
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Hbk, 8.5 x 9 in. / 310 pgs / illustrated throughout / DVD (PAL).
Pub Date: 06/30/2010 Active/In stock
Jurriaan Schrofer 1926-1990 By Frederike Huygen. Edited by Jaap van Triest, Karel Martens. The Dutch designer and polymath Jurriaan Schrofer (1926–1990) was one of the defining figures in European graphic design in the 1950s–70s. Working across all genres, from public relations brochures to interior design, and from magazines >>more
Valiz
ISBN 9789078088707
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 424 pgs / 1100 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
Left Wing Political Graphics Edited by Guido Indij. Text by Guido Indij, Horacio Tarcus, Norberto Chávez. This outstanding collection of vivid political graphics from Argentina's Left Wing spans decades of political struggle--from woodcuts to desktop publishing. Flags are raised, workers are lionized, headlines blare from La Favilla, L'Agigatore, L'Amico >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508891501
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Paperback, 6 x 6 in. / 240 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Active/In stock
M/M (PARIS) REPRESENTS: Inventory / Inventaire 2 For close to two decades, M/M (Paris), the high-octane design duo of Michael Amzalag and Mathias Augustyniak, has arguably influenced more aspects of contemporary art, fashion, music and publishing than any other designers. Their collaborations >>more
M/M / RAM
ISBN 9782918392026
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M/M (Paris): Inventory 2 M/M (Paris) is an influential partnership formed in 1992 by Paris-based designers Michael Amzalag and Mathias Augustyniak. Fusing a disciplined design ethic with Postpunk aesthetics and a unique collaborative and multidisciplinary approach, M/M (Paris) h >>more
Haunch of Venison
ISBN 9781905620302
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Pbk, 5.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 185 color / 97 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2009 Active/Awaiting stock
MVD: Montevideo Popular Graphics Edited by Guido Indij. In Montevideo Popular Graphics, Argentine photographer Guido Indij--responsible for several collections exploring South American graffiti--turns his eye towards Uruguay’s street culture: “I can’t believe the things I see when out walking the stree >>more
La Marca
ISBN 9789508891471
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Paperback, 6 x 6 in. / 120 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Active/In stock
Marc Newson: Pop On/Pop Off Introduction by Sue An van der Zijpp. Marc Newson is one of the most accomplished and influential designers of his generation, having applied his funkily futuristic but technically rigorous approach to everything from a lounge chair to an airplane cabin, from a >>more
Artimo
ISBN 9789075380910
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Boxed, 7.75 x 7.75 in. / 50 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/02/2004 Active/Awaiting stock
Marian Bantjes: Pretty Pictures Design and text by Marian Bantjes. Foreword by Rick Poynor. From a remote cabin off Canada’s Pacific coast, Marian Bantjes has created a unique visual language that combines typographical craftsmanship, illustrative flair and personal observation. Her generous approach, meticulous attention to detail and wit have >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781938922220
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Hbk, 10.25 x 13.75 in. / 272 pgs / 800 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Active/In stock
Martin Szekely Text by Elisabeth Lebovici. Martin Szekely (born 1956) is one of the most acclaimed designers of his generation, creating furniture and objects for museums, private collectors and small manufacturers, and working on major industrial projects with international companies such >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037640982
US $90.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12 x 12 in. / 252 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2010 Active/In stock
Match Day: Official Football Programmes Edited by Paul Kelly and Bob Stanley. Introduction by Brian Glanville. This collection of covers of official UK football programs--in American, that's soccer programs--includes every league club active from the end of World War II to the start of the Premiership (1992), which comes to more >>more
Fuel Publishing
ISBN 9780955006142
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Paperback, 8.75 x 12.75 in. / 208 pgs / 360 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2006 Active/Awaiting stock
Mati & The Music: 52 Record Covers 1955-2005 Text by Serge Bramly. The 1960s and 1970s offered many options for mind expansion: psychedelic drugs, Eastern meditation, sex--and the art of Mati Klarwein. Klarwein (1932–2002) was a major presence in the New York art scene, admired by everyone >>more
RM/Librairie 213
ISBN 9788492480197
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Hbk, 12 x 12 in. / 184 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Active/Awaiting stock
Matthew Vescovo: Instructoart Lesson 1 Artwork by Matthew Vescovo. What is the most efficient way to get a pubic hair off a bar of soap? How much distance is required between two people when executing an air kiss? What body part follows the shoulder >>more
Instructoart Book Associates/Jorge Pinto Books Inc.
ISBN 9780974261508
US $25.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Paperback, 11 x 9.5 in. / 80 pgs / 32 color / 48 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2004 Active/Awaiting stock
Mediokilo Artwork by HB Design Studio. What's black and white and red and weighs just half a kilo? Mediokilo, the compact compendium of icons and vignettes from HB Design Studio in Buenos Aires. Icons for the sun, the tragicomedy, a hammer, >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789872018610
US $19.90 CAN $19.90 TRADE
Paperback, 4.75 x 6.5 in. / 256 pgs / 256 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/02/2004 Active/In stock
Mexico Illustrated 1920-1950 Text by Salvador Albiñana, Juan M. Bonet, Deborah Dorotinsky, Marina Garone. The most important study ever published on modern illustrated books in Mexico, Mexico Illustrated 1920-1950 explores the illustration and poster work of great Mexican artists from the first half of the twentieth century, offering a >>more
RM/Museo Valenciano de la ilustración y la modernidad
ISBN 9788492480876
US $65.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 240 color / 47 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Active/Not available
Mike Mills: Graphics Films Edited by Aaron Rose. Graphics Films is the first retrospective monograph on one of the hardest-working men in contemporary creative culture. For more than 15 years, Mike Mills' works in the fields of design and film have determined the >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788862080750
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Hbk, 9.75 x 12.75 in. / 176 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009 Active/In stock
Mira Cuba: The Cuban Poster Art from 1959 Edited by Luigino Bardellotti, Simona Biolcati, Ivo Boscariol. Introduction by Mario Piazza. Text by Leonardo Padura Fuentes, Pepe Menendez, Niko, Sara Vega, Reynaldo Gonzales, Olivio Martinez, Rafael Morante, Richard Frick. Many eras have passed in Cuba since Fidel Castro took office in 1959 after the Revolution, but the special character of the graphic art spawned in that chaotic, fertile moment has endured, as this volume >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836626991
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2014 Active/In stock
Ootje Oxenaar: Designer and Commissioner Els Kuijpers The role played by R.D.E. (‘Ootje’) Oxenaar in the development of Dutch graphic design is a fascinating one. In 1970 he joined the Department of Art and Design at what was then the Dutch Postal >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507205
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 128 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
Own Label Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Jonny Trunk, Emily King. When designer Peter Dixon joined the Sainsbury's Design Studio in 1962, he ignited a remarkable revolution in packaging. The British supermarket was developing its distinctive range of “own label” products, and Dixon's designs for the >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956356284
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Pbk, 7.25 x 8.75 in. / 208 pgs / 300 color / 107 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2011 Active/In stock
Paul Rand: Modernist Designer Edited by Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo. Texts by Derek Birdsall, Ivan Chermayeff, Shigeo Fukuda, Milton Glaser, Diane Gromeala, Jessica Helfand, Steven Heller, Armin Hoffmann, Takenobu Igharashi, John Meada, Richard Sapper, Wolfgang Weingart and Massimo Vignelli. We know Paul Rand through the stunning advertising, editorial, publishing, institutional, identity, corporate and intellectual legacy he left behind. A major figure at the epicenter of twentieth-century design, his impact on modern communication practice >>more
The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture
ISBN 9781890761035
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Paperback, 6 x 9 in. / 334 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/02/2003 Active/Awaiting stock
Peron Willing!: Classic Peronist Graphics Edited by Guido Indij. Text by Guido Indij, Horacio González, Eduardo López, Daniel Santoro. Eva Peron (1919-1952) was the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. Often referred to as "Evita," she was never an officially elected political figure, but by her husband's second term >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508891365
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Paperback, 6 x 6 in. / 240 pgs / 700 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Active/In stock
Peter Saville: Estate 1-127 Edited by Heike Munder. Text by Sean Snyder, Wolfgang Tilmans, Sarah Morris, Michael Bracewell. The now legendary cover designs for the Joy Division album Unknown Pleasures (1979) and the New Order single "Blue Monday" (1983) brought the Manchester graphic designer Peter Saville immediate international renown, with their somber yet >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905701661
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Paperback, 8 x 10.5 in. / 272 pgs./ 240 color
Pub Date: 10/01/2007 Active/In stock
Photo-Montage in Print Edited by Jindrich Toman. Photomontage was pioneered as a technique in central Europe in the 1910s, where it flourished as an art form through the end of World War II. While German artists such as John Heartfield, Max Ernst >>more
Kant
ISBN 9788086970929
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 376 pgs / 412 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Active/In stock
Poemotion Poemotion is an interactive book-object. The abstract graphical patterns in this small volume are set in motion as soon as you move the attached special foil across them: moiré effects allow complex forms to develop, >>more
Lars Muller
ISBN 9783037782774
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Poster No. 524 Edited by Rianne Petter, Rene Put. Text by Jeroen Boomgaard, Jouke Kleerebezem. Taking 523 posters found in the streets, graphic designers René Put (1962) and Rianne Petter (1975) carefully studied and deconstructed their composition, investigating and isolating certain elements and reassembling them into a brand new poster. >>more
Valiz
ISBN 9789078088592
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Flexi, 9 x 12.5 in. / 176 pgs / 120 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2013 Active/In stock
Posters: Advertising and Italian Fashion, 1890-1950 Text by Dario Cimorelli, Anna Villari. This fascinating, abundantly illustrated book delves into the evolution of Italian advertising and fashion posters, showing how social developments and economic expansion were reflected in commercial art. Advertising served as an ideal vehicle for fashio >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836623433
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Clth, 9.5 x 11 in. / 238 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013 Active/In stock
Posters: Irony, Imagination and Eroticism in Advertising 1895-1960 Text by Dario Cimorelli. In the closing decade of the nineteenth century, the modern age invaded the city streets of Italy in the form of advertising posters. Bouquets of monkeys, elephants, masks, automobiles and elegantly--and sometimes scantily--clad ladies suddenly >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836622528
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Clth, 10 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Active/In stock
Posters: The Sea Voyage Edited by Paolo Piccione. A continuation of Silvana Editoriale’s Posters series, this volume presents the most significant examples of advertising graphics produced by Italian shipping companies between 1885 and 1965. The graphics range from those produced for the first >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836627981
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Clth, 9.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Active/In stock
Posters: Travelling Around Italy Through Advertising Edited by Dario Cimorelli, Anna Villari. In the late nineteenth century up until very recently, for the middle classes, the famous and the wealthy alike, an extended tour of Italy was a necessary part of a cultural education. Italy's cuisine, its >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836619221
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Clth, 10 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 Active/In stock
Progressive Design in the Midwest Built by William Gray Purcell and George Grant Elmslie in Minneapolis in 1913, the Purcell-Cutts house features a buff-colored facade, nearly flat roof, floor-to-ceiling art glass windows, and a revolutionary interior structured around an open >>more
University of Minnesota Press and Minneapolis Institute of Arts
ISBN 9780816638475
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Propaganda! Russian and Norwegian Posters 1920-1939 Edited and with introduction by Daniela Büchten. Foreword by Vigdis Moe Skarstein, Anton Likhomanov. Text by Yelena Barkhatova, Daniela Büchten, Denis Solovev, Vibece Salthe. Propaganda! Russian and Norwegian Posters 1920–1939 brings together a broad selection of outstanding Russian poster art, from the Constructivists’ formal experiments to the Socialist Realism of the 1930s. It also includes some of the most >>more
Forlaget Press
ISBN 9788275476447
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Pbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 224 pgs / 110 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Re-Designing the East Edited by Iris Dressler, Hans D. Christ. Text by Hans D. Christ, Iris Dressler, et al. How do graphic designers respond to sudden, sweeping political change? Re-Designing the East looks at how politicized graphic design practices in Eastern Europe, South and Eastern Asia have evolved since the 1980s, with particular emphasis >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775734660
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 240 pgs / 265 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2013 Active/In stock
Reasons To Be Cheerful: The Life and Work of Barney Bubbles Edited by Paul Gorman. Foreword by Malcolm Garrett. Introduction by Billy Bragg. Text by Paul Gorman, Peter Saville. Interview by Art Chantry. More than a quarter century after his death, graphic design genius Barney Bubbles remains a powerful influence on contemporary artists. Bubbles is perhaps best known for the legendary record album covers and posters he created >>more
Adelita
ISBN 9780955201745
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 550 color / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Active/In stock
Rock Paper Show: Flatstock Volume One Edited by Geoff Peveto. Introduction by Clay Hayes. The first decade of the twenty-first century marked a highpoint at the intersection of graphic design and music. Against the backdrop of the digital music revolution, the rock poster has suddenly reemerged as an art >>more
Soundscreen Design
ISBN 9780984302802
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 312 pgs / 566 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011 Active/Awaiting stock
Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Volume III Introduction by Alexander Sidorov. This volume of drawings and photographs completes the Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia trilogy. Danzig Baldaev’s unparallelled ethnographic achievement, documenting more than 3,000 tattoo drawings, was made during a lifetime working as a pris >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780955006197
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Hbk, 5 x 8 in. / 400 pgs / 350 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008 Active/In stock
Russian Legends: Folk Tales and Fairy Tales Text by David Jackson, Patty Wageman, Ellen Rutten, Marija Valjaeva, Sijbolt Noorda. “The Magic Carpet” by Russian-born Victor Vasnetsov depicts a man placidly hovering on an oriental rug, flanked by three owls, above an eerie, moonlit landscape. Painted in 1880, it evidences the influence that Russian fairytales >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626082
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Paperback, 9 x 11.75 in. / 240 pgs. / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Active/Awaiting stock
Seventy-Nine Short Essays on Design Now available in paperback, designer Michael Bierut's acclaimed Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together his best critical writing. Whether serious or humorous, flattering or biting, Bierut is always on the mark. Covering topics as >>more
PAP
ISBN 9781616890612
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Soy Cuba: Cuban Cinema Posters From After the Revolution Introduction by Stephen Heller. Text by Carole Goodman, Claudio Sotolongo. Soy Cuba presents a selection of the finest film posters produced in Cuba from the 1950s until the early 1970s. Famous around the world for their brash originality and bright, clear graphic sensibility, Cuban cinema >>more
Trilce Ediciones
ISBN 9786077663188
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Pbk, 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 320 pgs / 272 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2011 Active/Not available
Speechless: A Dictionary of Argentine Gestures Edited by Guido Indij. If you've ever given anyone two thumbs up--or the finger, reminded them of the time by touching your wrist, or called them crazy by twirling a finger next to your ear, you'll appreciate the wealth >>more
La Marca Editora
ISBN 9789508891518
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Paperback, 6 x 6 in. / 240 pgs / 300 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Active/In stock
Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Film Pitch Book Interview by Claudia Gould. Austrian-born, New York-based graphic designer, typographer and artist Stefan Sagmeister (born 1962) often tests and transgresses the boundary between art and design, through his imaginative implementation of typography. The Happy Film Pitch Book >>more
Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania
ISBN 9780884541257
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Pbk, 2.75 x 4 in. / 244 pgs / 60 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Active/In stock
Takaaki Matsumoto: Design Over the course of a 30-year career, graphic designer Takaaki Matsumoto has created award-winning publications for clients that include artists, museums, educational institutions and retailers. In and Out of Design showcases projects-ranging from >>more
Acadia Summer Arts Program
ISBN 9780979764233
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Clth, 7 x 9.25 in. / 184 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2010 Active/In stock
The Bauhaus at the Newsstand Text by Patrick Rössler. Between 1929 and 1943, an outstanding new lifestyle magazine called Die Neue Linie (“The New Line”) was published by Beyer Press in Leipzig. No other publication in this period was so consistent in bringing avant-garde >>more
Kerber
ISBN 9783866782822
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Pbk, 9.75 x 13.5 in. / 160 pgs / 163 color / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2010 Active/In stock
The Book Design of Josef Capek: Seeing The Book Text by Alena Pomajzlová. Josef Capek (1887-1945) was one of Czech modernism's most formative protagonists. The artist first studied weaving before finding his métier as both a painter and designer. During a short stint in Paris, he befriended the >>more
Kant
ISBN 9788074370144
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 328 pgs / 790 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Active/In stock
The European Poster 1888-1938 Introduction by José Lebrero Stals. Text by Carlos Pérez, Dara Kiese, Luigi Cavadini, Anne-Marie Sauvage, Aymeric Perroy, Katalin Bakos. The modern poster dates back to around 1870, when color lithography had been sufficiently perfected to permit mass production. Artists such as Toulouse-Lautrec and Jules Chéret were quick to perceive and embrace the possibilities of >>more
Fundación Museo Picasso Málaga
ISBN 9788493842789
US $55.00 CAN $55.00 SDNR50
Boxed, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 336 pgs / 200 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Active/Awaiting stock
The Graphic World of Paul Peter Piech Edited by Zoe Whitley. The first monograph on acclaimed Brooklyn-born, UK-based designer Paul Peter Piech, this volume brings together 120 key works from the collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum and the University of Reading in the UK. >>more
Four Corners Books/V&A Publishing
ISBN 9781909829015
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Hbk, 8.75 x 12.25 in. / 192 pgs / 124 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2014 Active/In stock
The Postcard Age Text by Lynda Klich, Benjamin Weiss. Preface by Leonard A. Lauder. In the decades around 1900, postcards were Twitter, email, Flickr and Facebook, all wrapped into one. A postcard craze swept the world, and billions of cards were bought, mailed and pasted into albums. Many famous >>more
MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878467815
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Clth, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 295 pgs / 370 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Active/In stock
The Roundel Edited by Tamsin Dillon. Introduction by Jonathan Glancey. Text by Claire Dobbin, Sally Shaw. The London Underground logo (the “roundel”) is instantly recognizable, even by those who have never visited the city. Simple and effective, ubiquitous and reassuring, it not only expresses the all-embracing nature of the capital’s subway >>more
Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970015
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.75 in. / 160 pgs / 126 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2013 Active/In stock
The Work of 75B Text by Rens Muis, Pieter Vos. Founded by Robert Beckand, Rens Muis and Pieter Vos in 1997, the Rotterdam-based graphic design studio 75B has designed everything from Nike posters and museum logos to books, magazines, flyers, cards, exhibitions and full-scale architectural >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080409
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Hbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 240 pgs / 2,000 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Active/In stock
Think Again: A Brief History Of Outrage Artwork by David John Attyah, S.A. Bachman. WELCOME TO AMERICA -- WASH OUR DISHES, CLEAN OUR CLOTHES, NOW GO HOME. / INCOME GAP - AN AMERICAN CLASSIC / YOUR BODY IS ALSO A PLAYGROUND / WHAT IF A STRAIGHT MAN GOT BASHED >>more
Politicizing Pictures Press
ISBN 9780974303093
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Paperback, 10.5 x 9.5 in. / 48 pgs / 52 color.
Pub Date: 01/02/2004 Active/In stock
Type Compass Edited by Michael Brenner, Emilio Macchia. Foreword by Gerry Leonidas. Today’s graphic output makes use of a colossal number of fonts, compared to 20 years ago. So where is the evolution of type design headed? Type Compass answers these questions, showcasing designers from around the >>more
SHS Publishing
ISBN 9788890759499
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Hbk, 4.5 x 6.5 in. / 280 pgs / 188 duotone.
Pub Date: 08/31/2013 Active/In stock
Typography and Architecture: Amsterdam in Letters Photography by Maarten Helle. Text by Willem Ellenbroek. Featuring a representative and graphically striking sample of the incredible range of letters, names, words and proverbs to be found on Amsterdam buildings, Typography and Architecture: Amsterdam in Letters is a compilation of more than >>more
Valiz
ISBN 9789078088257
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Hbk, 9 x 6.75 in. / 192 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/06/2009 Active/In stock
Vojtech Preissig Text by Lucie Vlcková. Vojtech Preissig (1873–1944) was one of the most prominent Czech artists and designers of the first half of the twentieth century. His influence on typography and graphic design was international (in fact he was often >>more
Arbor Vitae
ISBN 9788074670329
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Flexi, 7 x 9 in. / 224 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Active/In stock
Vorspannkino Edited by Susanne Pfeffer. Text by Susanne Pfeffer, Daniel Kothenschulte, Alexander Zons. Vertigo, The Pink Panther and the James Bond films are just three examples of the many movies with outstanding opening title sequences. The art of combining words, image and sound to introduce a movie's theme >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865608765
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Hbk, 7.25 x 9.25 in. / 328 pgs / 168 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011 Active/In stock
Walter Nikkels: Typography Text by Wigger Bierma, Wouter Davidts, Suzanna Héman, Walter Nikkels, Lothar Baumgarten, Rudi Fuchs, et al. Walter Nikkels is a large-scale, copiously illustrated monograph on the work of this influential Dutch book designer and typographer (born 1940). Nikkels has designed and edited numerous books and catalogues, as well as bank notes, >>more
Valiz
ISBN 9789078088547
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Hbk, 8 x 10.75 in. / 528 pgs / 1,125 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2013 Active/In stock
White White is not a book about colors. It is rather Kenya Haras attempt to explore the essence of “White”, which he sees as being closely related to the origin of Japanese aesthetics – symbolizing simplicity >>more
Lars Muller Publishers
ISBN 9783037781838
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Women in Graphic Design 1890-2012 Edited by Gerda Breuer, Julia Meer. Text by Sabine Bartelsheim, Gerda Breuer, Ute Brüning, Jochen Eisenbrand, Ellen Lupton, Julia Meer, Ada Raev, Bettina Richter, Patrick Rössler, Martha Scotford, Judith Siegmund. Why do so few women feature in the history of design? Why is it still the case that so few women speak at conferences? How have previously celebrated female designers come to be “forgotten”? Are >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868591538
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Flexi, 7.25 x 9.25 in. / 608 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 12/31/2012 Active/In stock
Wouldn't It Be Nice Text by Christian Brändle, Katya Garcia-Anton, Jean-Pierre Greff, Emily King. Writing about the New York-based design/publishing collective Dexter Sinister, Anthony Huberman once contextualized their practice as part of a "...contemporary condition of multiplicity, for a present moment that finds itself overcrowded with so many id >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783905829242
US $42.00 CAN $42.00 FLAT40
Paperback, 9.25 x 11.75 in. / 300 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Active/In stock

                                                                                       

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

365: AIGA Year in Design 21 Edited by Andrea Codrington. Essays by Peter Hall, Steven Heller, Andrea Moed, Zahid Sardar, Alice Twernlow. 365 is the American Institute of Graphic Art's annual presentation of the best in American design, and features cutting-edge projects selected by a jury of pre-eminent designers and design specialists in the organization's Communication Graphic >>more
AIGA
ISBN 9781884081019
US $60.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Slipcased, 10 x 11.5 in. / 368 pgs / 1000 color
Pub Date: 05/02/2001 Out of print/Not available
365: Aiga Year In Design 22 Edited by Andrea Codrington. Essays by Darcy Cosper, Melissa Milgram, et al. AIGA medalists include Samuel Antupit and Paula Scher. 365 is the American Institute of Graphic Art's annual presentation of the best in American design, and features cutting-edge projects that were selected by a jury of preeminent designers and design critics in 2001. New >>more
AIGA
ISBN 9781884081026
US $60.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 10 x 10 in. / 496 pgs / 1200 color
Pub Date: 07/02/2002 Out of print/Not available
37 Assignments Edited by Linda van Deursen. Text by Experimental Jetset, Indrek Sirkel, Julia Born, Patrick Coppens. This small text book contains 37 provocative graphic design assignments from the famed Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam. By focusing only on the assignments, but not the results, it asks questions and gives answers at >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901029
US $21.00 CAN $21.00 TRADE
Paperback, 4.5 x 7.5 in. / 200 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
Albe Steiner Text by Anna Steiner. Contributions by Lica Steiner. The career of Milanese graphic designer Albe Steiner was a continual exercise in resisting academic conceptions and refining design to its bare essentials. In 1940, Steiner founded the studio graphica foto with his soon-to-be wife, >>more
Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788875700560
US $34.00 CAN $34.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8 x 5.5 in. / 158 pgs / 152 color / 56 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Out of print/Not available
Anton Stankowski Edited by Ulrike Gauss. Essays by Karl Duschek, Hans Heinz Holz, Werner Meyer, Kassandra Nakas, Anne Reckert, Jàrg Strzebecher, Stephan von Wiese, Peter von Kornatzk and Usula Zeller. Anton Stankowski began his most serious work in the late 1920s, as a contemporary of the Zurich "Konkretes" who were also influenced by the Bauhaus. He was a decorative painter and printmaker, as well as >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775717434
US $80.00 CAN $80.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.75 x 12.75 in. / 408 pgs / 681 color and 338 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2006 Out of print/Not available
Armando Testa Introduction by Ida Gianelli. Essays by Jeffrey Deitch, Mauro Ferraresi, Giorgio Verzotti. Perhaps the most important artist in the history of Italian graphic design, Armando Testa has explored the most diverse languages of visual communication for over a half-century, inventing new ways of expressing ideas and designing >>more
Charta
ISBN 9788881583126
US $40.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9.5 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 200 color / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2001 Out of print/Not available
Avant-Garde Graphics: 1918-34 Edited by Caroline Wetherilt, Roger Malbert and James Dalrymple. Essays by Lutz Becker and Richard Hollis. Avant-garde artists of the 1920s and 1930s discovered a new role, that of designers for the printing industry--what is today known as graphic design. As illustrated by the numerous stunning, high quality, color reproductions in >>more
Hayward Gallery
ISBN 9781853322389
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Baumann & Baumann: The Abc Book Edited by Baumann & Baumann. A 26-letter book, a dictionary with pictures, a foreign language book, a surprise book, a fun-and-games book... The ABC Book, designed by Baumann & Baumann, presents the 26 letters of the alphabet in pictures--as an >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775791496
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Paperback, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 64 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/02/2004 Out of print/Not available
Can I Make Everybody Happy? Edited by Noa Segal, Dag Henning Brandsaeter, Linda van Deursen. The Hard School Books series investigates contemporary issues in graphic design. This volume contains email discussions between a client and his or her graphic designer. A sample: “Email is to communication what junk food is >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901036
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 64 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
Czech Cubism and the Book Edited by Jindrich Toman. Many avant-garde movements of the early twentieth century found an entirely unique expression in Czechoslovakia. Cubism was perhaps the supreme instance of this; as Czech art historian Miroslav Lamac famously commented, around 1912, "Prague became >>more
Kant
ISBN 9788086217673
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 211 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Out of print/Not available
Design Research Unit: 1942-72 Text by Michelle Cotton. In the same way that the Helvetica font graphically defined the New York City subway system, the Design Research Unit visually branded the London we know today in everything from its street signs to such >>more
Walther König, Köln/Koenig Books
ISBN 9783863350406
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 120 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Out of print/Not available
ECAL: Typeface as Program Edited by François Rappo. Text by Peter Bilak, Jürg Lehni, Erik Spiekermann. This publication continues the ECAL design series that was inaugurated with ECAL Graphic Design and ECAL Typography. Asking whether a computer program could be assigned the routine tasks of letter design, and whether novel forms >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037640722
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Pbk, 7 x 9.25 in. / 180 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010 Out of print/Not available
ECAL: Typography Edited by Fran¡ois Rappo. Essay by Andr» Vladimir Heiz. Typography refers to both the design of letters and the distribution of those letters on a page--or, more recently, a screen. It is "the craft of endowing language with a durable visual form," as Robert >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9782940271764
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 160 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 09/15/2006 Out of print/Not available
Ecal: Graphic Design Fond of fonts? Then pick up this sourcebook for graphic design by one of the leading European art schools, the Öcole cantonale d'art de Lausanne. After seeing the posters, publishing work, and other typographic practices >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9782940271702
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 172 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Flyer’dam Edited by Fleur Kolk, Gyz La Riviere. Text by Mike van Gaasbeek, Geert Mul Collecting more than 2,000 fliers and posters for Rotterdam nightlife and cultural events, Flyer'dam reads like a catalogue raisonné for the design history of that city’s now-infamous clubbing-scene of the past 30 years--but without the >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901074
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Paperback, 9.5 x 13 in. / 224 pgs / 1500 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
Gunter Rambow 1960-96 Artwork by Gunter Rambow. >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783893228430
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 240 pgs / 85 color / 109 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/1997 Out of print/Not available
Gunther Rambo Artwork by Gunter Rambow. Acknowledged father of contemporary European design, Gunter Rambow has influenced an entire generation of both commercial and non-commercial graphic artists. >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783893223459
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 311 pgs / 200 color
Pub Date: 05/02/1998 Out of print/Not available
I Heard They Ripped It Off Edited by Robin Ekemark, Brita Lindvall, Linda van Deursen. This volume from the Hard School Books series is a graphic design experiment surrounding the “what, where and when” of a T-shirt design by Experimental Jetset with the words John, Paul, Ringo, George on it. >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086900985
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 96 pgs / 96 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
In Alphabetical Order Edited by Stuart Bailey. Text by Paul Elliman, Anthony Froshaug, Melle Hammer, Robin Kinross, Norman Potter. This is a schizophrenic book. Between its covers are: a book about typography and graphic design, arranged around recent work from a single source and incubator, the Werkplaats Typografie (Typography Workshop/WT) in Arnheim, the Netherlands; >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622725
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 16 color.
Pub Date: 03/02/2003 Out of print/Not available
Jochen Stankowski: Signs Artwork by Jochen Stankowski. In this catalogue raisonné, all signs point to Jochen Stankowski as one of the most versatile contemporary practitioners of the graphic arts. He proves as accomplished as his famous uncle Anton Stankowski, with whom he >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883758718
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 12 in. / 248 pgs / 1500 color.
Pub Date: 06/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Karl Gerstner: Review Of Seven Chapters Of Constructive Pictures, Etc. Introduction by Eugen Gomringer. As a visual designer, Karl Gerstner led the double life of a graphic designer who worked on commission and an artist who worked according to his own directives. In the realm of the constructive, Gerstner's >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775791519
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 12 in. / 256 pgs / 220 color / 270 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2004 Out of print/Not available
Karl Gerstner: Visual Language Artwork by Karl Gerstner. Karl Gerstner is one of Switzerland's preeminent graphic designers. In 1959, he and Markus Kutter founded the agency Gerstner + Kutter, which later became Gerstner, Gredinger, and Kutter (GGK). Before long, the agency had become >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775790598
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Hardcover, 9 x 11.75 in. / 256 pgs / 400 color / 200 b&w
Pub Date: 12/02/2001 Out of print/Not available
Label-Design.Be: Design in Belgium After 2000 Edited by Lise Coirier and Johan Valcke. Essay by Francis Smets. Interest in Belgian design--be it furniture, fashion, graphics or products--has exploded in the last five years. Label-Design.be, Design in Belgium After 2000 presents the recent work of some 130 jury-selected designers and showcases at least >>more
Stichting Kunstboek
ISBN 9789058561688
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 336 pgs / 600 color.
Pub Date: 01/15/2006 Out of print/Not available
M+M: Collateral Profit Edited by Ludger Derenthal. Essays by Susanne Ehrenfried, Susanne Gaensheimer, Helmut Krausser, Susanne Meyer-Bser, Andreas Neumeister, Renate Puvogel, Bernhart Schwenk, Wolfgang Ullrich, Martina Weinhart, Ludger Derenthal, Susanne Ehrenfried, et al. M+M, a collaboration by German artists Mark Weis and Martin De Mattia, have more in common with The Matrix than with the famous candies. Their Baudrillard-based work in photography, video and conceptual art, surveyed here >>more
Verlag Fur Moderne Kunst Nurnberg
ISBN 9783936711493
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Hardcover, 9 x 10.75 in. / 208 pgs / 290 color / 22 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Martí Guixé: Toy Weapons Artwork by Martí Guixé. Wreak havoc on your friends with everyday household objects! A regular on the design scene, Martí Guixé presents numerous ways to make weapons out of things that normally lie unnoticed in your home, just waiting >>more
Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788875700713
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Hardcover, 8 x 11.5 in. / 14 pgs / 14 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Mevis & Van Deursen Essay by Paul Elliman. Nothing about Dutch graphic design duo Mevis & van Deursen conforms to type. Praised for their innovative but clear presentation, they have designed everything from artist's books for Gabriel Orozco and Rineke Dijkstra to an >>more
Artimo
ISBN 9789085460312
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Paperback, 8 x 10.75 in. / 208 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Mexico: Stencil When the Mexican government attempted to violently quell the teacher’s union’s demonstrations in Oaxaca in June of 2006, artists were quick to protest. Graffiti covered government buildings, and both street and fine artists quickly formed >>more
Editorial RM
ISBN 9789689345015
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Paperback, 8.25 x 6 in. / 196 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
Mihály Biró: Pathos in Red Edited by Peter Noever. Text by Kathrin Pokorny-Nagel, Michael Diers, Sebastian Hackenschmidt. The designer Mihály Biró (1886-1948) was the graphic voice of Soviet communism in Hungary. He joined the Social Democratic cause early in life, and between 1910 and 1920 designed some of the most widely admired >>more
Moderne Kunst Nürnberg
ISBN 9783869841571
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Flexi, 5 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 Out of print/Not available
Mute Magazine Introduction by Adrian Shaughnessy. Text by Simon Worthington, Damian Jaques, Pauline van Mourik Broekman. In the early 1990s, long before the Internet became an integral part of life, a handful of pioneering magazines took it upon themselves to imagine it into existence. Using fiction, interviews, speculative theory and experimental >>more
Eight Books
ISBN 9780955432224
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Paperback, 8.75 x 8.75 in. / 144 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
Notes From Russia: Hand-Made Street Notices Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Alexei Plutser-Samo. The world of Russian public notices is fascinating, bizarre and saturated in tragic-comedy: "An old woman. Left home and has not returned. Small, hunchbacked. Wears: a blue dress, red wool cardigan, a white handkerchief with >>more
Fuel Publishing
ISBN 9780955006173
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Hardcover, 5 x 8 in. / 192 pgs / 64 color / 125 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/01/2007 Out of print/Not available
Our Daily Debates Edited by Linda van Deursen, Nina Støttrup Larsen. In this transcript of seven weeks worth of discussions, graphic design student Nina Støttrup Larsen and four fellow students debate the possibilities of their future profession. Topics range from “transparency,” to “naiveté” to “responsibility for >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901005
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 96 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
Postcards of the Wiener Werkstätte Text by Detlef Hilmer, Elisabeth Schmuttermeier, Christian Witt-Doerring, Leonard A. Lauder. Founded in 1903 by architect Josef Hoffmann and designer Koloman Moser, the Wiener Werkstätte, or Vienna Workshops, gathered architects, artists and designers committed to making design excellence available to all. As a form, the postcard >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775727518
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Hbk, 9.25 x 11.25 in. / 336 pgs / 1,115 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011 Out of print/Not available
Reasons To Be Cheerful: The Life and Work of Barney Bubbles Foreword by Malcolm Garrett. Introduction by Billy Bragg. Text by Paul Gorman, Peter Saville. Described by The New York Times as "a hero to young designers," the British designer Barney Bubbles is one of the most mysterious but influential figures in the field of graphic design. Bubbles, who died >>more
Adelita Ltd.
ISBN 9780955201738
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Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 535 color / 65 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009 Out of print/Not available
Republik.Com Artwork by Ingo Gunther. >>more
Cantz
ISBN 9783893229482
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Paperback, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 170 pgs / 45 color / 20 b&w
Pub Date: 05/02/1999 Out of print/Not available
Richard Paul Lohse Edited by Richard Paul Lohse. Essays by Christoph Bignens, Vera Hausdorff, Hans Heinz Holz, Michael Lenz, Bela Stetzer, Jorg Sturzebecher. Richard Paul Lohse was a design pioneer in various fields for over fifty years. This catalogue raisonn», a project of the Richard Paul Lohse Foundation, is the first publication to show the complete works of >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775709910
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 312 pgs / 288 color / 197 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/02/2002 Out of print/Not available
Slavs and Tatars Presents Molla Nasreddin Edited by Slavs and Tatars. Published between 1906 and 1930, and with a readership that stretched from Morocco to Iran, Molla Nasreddin is perhaps the most important Muslim magazine of the twentieth century. Throughout its beautifully printed pages, issues of >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037642122
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 218 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2011 Out of print/Not available
Sound Zero Foreword by Fabio De Luca. Introduction by Uwe Husslein. Text by Aaron Rose, Valerio Dehò. As the Velvet Underground put it, "I'll be your mirror, reflect what you are, in case you don't know." Sound Zero opens on the Velvet Underground's work with Warhol, and follows the close, even mimetic, >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788889431658
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 9 in. / 200 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 Out of print/Not available
Talks About Money Edited by John Barclay, Linda van Deursen. This book is about what a graphic designer should, or could, earn--with texts based on a series of 2006-07 interviews with established and emerging freelance designers. Inside you will find a wide range of prices, >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901012
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 304 pgs / 304 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available
The Ganzfeld No. 2 Edited by Daniel Nadel and Peter Buchanan Smith. Artists include: Edward Fella, Steven Guarnaccia, Red Grooms, Steven Heller, Maira Kalman, Gary Panter, Richard McGuire, Chris Ware. Comics aren't just for kids, and illustrations don't merely transpose text into image. Picture stories can do more than just tell a simple, illiterate narrative, and design, well, design infiltrates the visual aspects of nearly >>more
The Kaput Press
ISBN 9780971367005
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Paperback, 10 x 8.5 in. / 176 pgs / 80 color / 96 b&w
Pub Date: 01/02/2002 Out of print/Not available
The Ganzfeld No. 3 Artwork by Michael Benson, Peter Blegvad, Blex Bolex, Paul Cox, Adam Dant, Ren»e French, Geoff McFetridge, Jim Nutt, Brian Ralph, Ron Regé, Jonathon Rosen, Karl Wirsum, Fred Tomaselli. Edited by Peter Buchanan-Smith, Rick Moody, Daniel Nadel, Andrea Codrington. Text by Alfred Hitchcock, Julie Lasky, Winfried Nubaummller, Lawrence Weschler. Tucked inside issue number 3 of The Ganzfeld, for your reading and looking pleasure, are humorous picture stories on color theory, milk, where we go when we die, and the lost genre of blank books. >>more
Monday Morning
ISBN 9780971367012
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Paperback, 8 x 9.75 in. / 208 pgs / 128 color / illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 04/02/2003 Out of print/Not available
The L.A. Earthquake Sourcebook Edited by Judith Lewis, David L. Ulin. Introduction by Mariana Amatullo. Foreword by Richard Koshalek. Preface by Antonio R. Villaraigosa. Design by Stefan Sagmeister. This is the coolest earthquake-preparedness book ever published. Predicated on the assumption that the Big One is all but imminent, The L.A. Earthquake Sourcebook combines practical advice with compelling graphics--an essay advising the reader wha >>more
Designmatters at Art Center College of Design
ISBN 9780961870508
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Hbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 344 pgs / 91 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009 Out of print/Not available
The Music Library Designed and edited by Murray & Sorrell and Jonny Trunk. Foreword by Jerry Dammers. Library music--also known as source music and, occasionally, mood music--was first made for people who needed cheap, somewhat generic music as backgrounds for animations, low-budget advertisements, and television programs. Unavailable commercially to the >>more
Fuel Publishing
ISBN 9780955006111
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Hardcover, 10 x 8 in. / 208 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 11/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
The Way Beyond Art: Wide White Space Edited and with interview by Jon Sueda. Foreword by Claire Fitzsimmons. Text by Rachel Berger, Claire Fitzsimmons, Eric Heiman, Emily McVarish, Jon Sueda. The Way Beyond Art: Wide White Space investigates graphic design’s evolving relationship with exhibition making and the work of both artists and curators. The exhibition context has long been a fertile area for graphic designers >>more
Wattis
ISBN 9780984960910
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 104 pgs / 38 color / 102 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013 Out of print/Not available
Why Not Is The New No Way Edited by Linda van Deursen. Text by Tobias Krasenberg. This collection of interviews about the relationship between creative youth culture and the commercial world sheds new light on recent trends in hipster capitalism. Contributors include Mike Clark, Karl Grandin, Marco Sterk, Influenza, Best Company, >>more
Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086900992
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 88 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Out of print/Not available


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