The Language of Graphic Design Revised and Updated: An illustrated handbook for understanding fundamental design principles (Paperback)Richard Poulin (author)
To communicate in a new language, you first have to gain a complete understanding of its fundamentals; the ABC's of that language-definitions, functions, and usage. This book provides provides just these fundamentals for the language of graphic design, including chapters on symmetry, asymmetry, tone, contrast, proportion, and typography.
Organized by the building blocks of the graphic design language, this reference includes work by some of the most successful and renowned practitioners from around the world and explains how they have applied these fundamental principles to their work.
By examining both student and professional work, this comprehensive handbook is a more meaningful, memorable, and inspiring reference tool for novice design students, as well as young designers starting their careers.
Publisher: Rockport Publishers Inc.
Number of pages: 296
Dimensions: 254 x 203 mm
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