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Author(s): Valerie Steele
Book Pages: 344 - Publish Date: 2017-09-19 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Description: This beautifully illustrated new edition of Paris Fashion examines the history and culture of style in the fashion capital from the 14th century through to the present day. Paris has been the international capital of fashion for more than 300 years. Even before the rise of the haute couture, Parisians were notorious for their obsession with fashion, and foreigners eagerly followed their lead. From...
Author(s): Manuel Lima
Book Pages: 272 - Publish Date: 2017-05-02 - Publisher: Chronicle Books
Description: In this follow-up to his hugely popular The Book of Trees and Visual Complexity, Manuel Lima takes us on a lively tour through millennia of circular information design. Three hundred detailed and colorful illustrations from around the world cover an encyclopedic array of subjects—architecture, urban planning, fine art, design, fashion, technology, religion, cartography, biology, astronomy, and p...
Author(s): Kristin Knox
Book Pages: 128 - Publish Date: 2010-05-07 - Publisher: A&C Black
Description: A lavishly illustrated tribute to Alexander McQueen, showcasing his dramatic and spectacular fashion designs.
Author(s): Alexa Chung
Book Pages: 192 - Publish Date: 2014-08-07 - Publisher: Penguin UK
Description: Alexa Chung's IT: the Top Ten Bestseller from the international fashion muse and Vogue contributing editor Now a Penguin paperback, this one-off collection of Alexa Chung's writing, doodles and photographs combines stories of early style inspirations such as her grandpa and the Spice Girls with discussion of figures of obsession like Jane Birkin and Annie Hall, reflecting on heartbreak, how to get...
Book Pages: 299 - Publish Date: 1988 - Publisher: University of Washington Press
Description: Winner of the George Wittenborn Award
Author(s): Victoria Vebell
Book Pages: 288 - Publish Date: 2014-07-25 - Publisher: Cengage Learning
Description: Packed with exquisite artwork and illustrations, EXPLORING THE BASICS OF DRAWING, 2e delivers a comprehensive introduction to the art of drawing. This new edition offers thorough coverage of the fundamental skills needed to learn still-life drawing, basic shapes, and the key concepts of perspective, light, value, and space. Its reader-friendly format offers clear instructions and detailed descript...
Author(s): Mario Carpo
Book Pages: 240 - Publish Date: 2017-10-13 - Publisher: MIT Press
Description: "In the early 1990s the design professions were the first to intuit and interpret the new logic of digital design and fabrication. Digital mass-customization (the use of digital tools to mass-produce variations at no extra cost) has already changed the way we produce and consume almost everything. In this book, Mario Carpo suggests that the same technical logic, now applied to all kinds of immater...
Book Pages: 264 - Publish Date: 2015-07-14 - Publisher: Chronicle Books
Description: Our bestselling introduction to graphic design is now available in a revised and updated edition. In Graphic Design: The New Basics, bestselling author Ellen Lupton (Thinking with Type, Type on Screen) and design educator Jennifer Cole Phillips explain the key concepts of visual language that inform any work of design, from logo or letterhead to a complex website. Through visual demonstrations and...
Author(s): Jeff Davis
Book Pages: 100 - Publish Date: 2015-02-23 - Publisher: Tempe Digital
Description: Foundations of Color by Jeff Davis provides a straightforward examination of the major topics of color theory. Written in a clear and concise style, this text presents the basic concepts of color in a logical order, with each chapter building on the next. The book employs a highly visual design with numerous diagrams that elegantly illustrate each color principle. The diagrams are paired with rele...
Author(s): Rudolf Koch
Book Pages: 104 - Publish Date: 2013-12-31 - Publisher: Courier Corporation
Description: Famed German type designer renders 493 classified and documented illustrations divided into 14 categories, including general signs, Christian signs, astronomical signs, the four elements, house and holding marks, runes, and more.