Design: Course Titles

100 Whites By Kenya Hara.

White not only plays an important role in Japanese cultures in general but also in the work of Kenya Hara, art director for Muji. In 100 Whites, Hara gives 100 examples of white, such as >>more
Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785799
US $32.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 5.25 x 7.75 in. / 224 pgs / 5 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 In stock

A New Program for Graphic Design By David Reinfurt. Preface by Adam Michaels. Foreword by Ellen Lupton.

A New Program for Graphic Design is the first communication-design textbook expressly of and for the 21st century. Three courses—Typography, Gestalt and Interface—provide the foundation of this book.

Through a series of in-depth historical case studies >>more
Inventory Press/D.A.P.
ISBN 9781941753217
US $25.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 256 pgs / 40 color / 180 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Bio Design: Nature + Science + Creativity By William Myers. Foreword by Paola Antonelli.

Bio Design examines thrilling new ways in which biology is being applied outside the lab, showcasing some seventy projects that cover a range of fields—from architecture and industrial design to fashion and medicine. This revised >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450714
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 304 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 In stock

CAPS LOCK: How Capitalism Took Hold of Graphic Design, and How to Escape from It By Ruben Pater.

Our current economic system could not exist without the number systems, coins, banknotes, documents, advertisements, interfaces, typefaces and information graphics that graphic designers have helped to create. Even speculative design and social design play their >>more
ISBN 9789492095817
US $27.50 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 7 in. / 528 pgs / 600 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/02/2021 In stock

Copy This Book By Eric Schrijver.

This book is an artist’s guide to copyright, written for makers. Both practical and critical, it will guide you through the concepts underlying copyright and how they apply in your practice.

How do you get copyright? >>more
ISBN 9789491677939
US $20.00 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 8 in. / 192 pgs / 4 b&w / 19 duotone.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Design as an Attitude: New Edition By Alice Rawsthorn. Edited by Clément Dirié.

Acclaimed author Alice Rawsthorn revises her bestselling field guide to design in the wake of a pandemic, technological change and the escalating climate emergency.
Four years after its initial release, Alice Rawsthorn's bestselling book is >>more
ISBN 9783037645826
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 224 pgs / 28 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/27/2022 In stock

Design Is Storytelling By Ellen Lupton.

Good design, like good storytelling, brings ideas to life. The latest book from award-winning writer Ellen Lupton is a playbook for creative thinking, showing designers how to use storytelling techniques to create satisfying graphics, products, >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9781942303190
US $17.95 CAN $25.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.25 x 8.5 in. / 160 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock

Empathy Revisited Edited by Mariana Pestana, Sumitra Upham, Billie Muraben.

The task of designers is often to connect us with one another but also with the world around us, with other species, with the planet: in other words, to practice empathy. In this book, readers >>more
Onomatopee Projects
ISBN 9789493148598
US $28.00 CAN $38.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 408 pgs / 171 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2022 In stock

Graphic Design Is (…) Not Innocent Edited by Ingo Offermanns.

Combining case studies with critical essays, Graphic Design Is (…) Not Innocent asks: who is graphic design for? Who does it exclude, in its seemingly neutral labor? What social and political effects does it bring >>more
ISBN 9789492095909
US $29.50 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 9.5 in. / 352 pgs / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/01/2022 In stock

Help Your Self! By Mieke Gerritzen.

We are constantly encouraged to lead the ideal life. Where once our identities were shaped by our communities, families and friends, today we write our own success stories on social media. We design our own >>more
ISBN 9789492095633
US $29.95 CAN $41.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 02/09/2021 In stock

How Many Female Type Designers Do You Know? Edited with text by Yulia Popova. Interviews with Gayaneh Bagdasaryan, Veronika Burian, Maria Doreuli, Louise Fili, Martina Flor, Loraine Furter, Jenna Gesse, Golnar Kat Rahmani, Indra Kupferschmid, Briar Levit, Zuzana Licko, Ana Regidor, Fiona Ross, Carol Wahler.

This important new book surveys the past and present of women working in typography. The first section looks at the statistics, data and an overview of the field apropos of gender, supplemented with biographies of >>more
Onomatopee Projects
ISBN 9789493148321
US $25.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Hbk, 4.5 x 8 in. / 320 pgs / 95 color / 78 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/12/2021 In stock

Neri Oxman: Material Ecology Edited with text by Paola Antonelli. Text by Anna Burckhardt, Hadas A. Steiner.

Throughout her 20-year career, Neri Oxman has invented not only new ideas for materials, buildings and construction processes, but also new frameworks for interdisciplinary—and interspecies—collaborations. She coined the term “material ecology” to describe her process >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633451056
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 192 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 04/21/2020 In stock

New Grammar of Ornament By Thomas Weil. Text by Heinz Schütz, Manuel Will.

Ornaments are omnipresent: they can be found on buildings, fabrics, jewelry, tiles, ceramics and wallpaper. Scorned at the outset of the modern age, ornament has long since returned to architecture and influences design drafts as >>more
Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037786536
US $45.00 CAN $61.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 336 pgs / 386 color.
Pub Date: 12/28/2021 In stock

Piet Mondrian: New Design Edited by Lars Müller. Introduction by Sibylle Hoiman, Astrid Bähr.

Although Piet Mondrian (1872–1944) was not an active member of the Bauhaus, his name is often mentioned in connection with the art school. Mondrian, cofounder of the De Stijl movement in the Netherlands, called for >>more
Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785867
US $35.00 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Hbk, 7 x 9 in. / 68 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock