Livingston, Alan.

The Thames & Hudson dictionary of graphic design and designers / Thames and Hudson dictionary of graphic design and designers Dictionary of graphic design and designers Graphic design and designers Alan and Isabella Livingston. - New edition - London ; New York, N.Y. : Thames & Hudson, 2003. - 239 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm. - World of art The world of art Thames & Hudson world of art . - World of art. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-237). Includes bibliographical references.

"The interaction of words and images and the visual communication of ideas are an essential part of our daily lives. Created to inform, identify and promote, graphic design is at the heart of artistic development." "With over 150 new and updated entries, this reference work provides information about typographers, journals, movements and styles, organizations and schools, printers and private presses, art directors, technological advances, design studios, graphic illustrators and poster artists." "Extensive cross-references and a chronological chart outline the relationship between movements, technology and designers. Equally useful to the student as the professional, the dictionary celebrates international developments in graphic design and features over five-hundred illustrations."--BOOK JACKET.


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