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From the man who brought you the layout of John Berger’s Ways of Seeing comes a comprehensive selection of writings covering over 40 years of reflection on graphic design history, from interviews, essays, letters and articles to lectures and course outlines. Designed by Richard Hollis himself and densely illustrated with over 500 thumbnail images, About Graphic Design charFrom the man who brought you the layout of John Berger’s Ways of Seeing comes a comprehensive selection of writings covering over 40 years of reflection on graphic design history, from interviews, essays, letters and articles to lectures and course outlines. Designed by Richard Hollis himself and densely illustrated with over 500 thumbnail images, About Graphic Design charts the insatiable curiosity and methodological rigour of the renowned graphic designer, graphic design theorist and historian. This book is testimony to the importance of the role of the graphic designer – who ensures the legibility of our urban spaces – and to the value of historical precedent for contemporary graphic design....

Title : About Graphic Design
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ISBN : 9780956962317
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 296 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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About Graphic Design Reviews

  • Jan
    2019-01-14 02:48

    Occasional Papers make such an important and good effort bringing awareness of its history and theory to the graphic design world. A field that is young and so unaware of its roots. Richard Hollis' writings in chronological order show interesting developments and how the field has changed over the years. Each essay stands for itself and the book gives therefore the opportunity to invest a bit of time from then to then, read it, let it sit, draw your conclusions and get back to it another time.