Looking Closer is a collection of the best contemporary writing about graphic design, including theoretical, practical, business-oriented, philosophical, and humorous essays.
Looking Closer 5: Critical Writings on Graphic Design. Michael Bierut, William Drenttel, Steven Heller. Allworth Press, Jun 29, 2010 - Design - 256 pages. 0 Reviews. The final installment in this acclaimed series offers astute and controversial discussions on contemporary graphic design from 2001 to 2005. This collection of essays takes stock of the quality and profundity of graphic design.
Looking Closer Critical Writings on Graphic Design Michael Bierut, William Drenttel, Steven Heller. 256 Pages; November 1, 1994; ISBN: 9781880559154; Imprint: Allworth Press; Trim Size: 6.75in x 10in x 7in.
The assignments I give in this class may turn into graphic design assignments in the future, but I ask each of you for now to focus on them as opportunities to write, think, debate, gather evidence, and conduct original research. They are content-generating assignments first and foremost, and creative responses to our discussion topics second. The content I ask you to gather may be visual in.
The most stimulating installment yet in the acclaimed Looking Closer series! This enthralling collection of essays assembles some of the most intriguing critical commentary published in professional and general interest design magazines from 1997 to 2000. Over thirty contributors, including Rick Poynor, Kathy McCoy, Lorraine Wild, Veronique Vienne, Jessica Helfand, and others discuss such.
Design Culture: An Anthology of Writing from the AIGA Journal of Graphic Design, Steven Heller and Marie Finamore, Allworth Press, New York, 1997. Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design, Michael Bierut, William Drenttel, Steven Heller and DK Holland, Allworth Press, New York, 1994.
Looking closer: critical writings on graphic design. (Michael Bierut; Elinor Pettit; Theodore Gachot; American Institute of Graphic Arts.;) Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Advanced Search Find a.
He is a cofounder of the website Design Observer and is the co-editor of the five-volume series Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design published by Allworth Press. Michael’s book 79 Short Essays on Design was published in 2007 by Princeton Architectural Press.
Graphic Design. Graphic design is the art or process of visual communication that combines text and graphics to convey an effective message to a particular group of target audience. It is also a collaborative process between a client and a designer. In modern context, most graphic designers will use software and techniques for their design.
His awards and distinctions are countless: president of the New York Chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts from 1988 to 1990; president emeritus of AIGA National; Senior Critic in Graphic Design at the Yale School of Art; coeditor of the five-volume series, Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic; cofounder of the website Design Observer; author of 79 Short Essays on Design.
Additionally, Princeton Architectural Press has published his book Seventy-Nine Short Essays on Design, in 2007. Being a senior critic at Yale he also co-edits the anthology series Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design.
Bierut is a senior critic in graphic design at the Yale School of Art and a lecturer at the Yale School of Management. He writes frequently about design and is the co-editor of the five-volume series Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design published by Allworth Press. In 2002, Bierut co-founded Design Observer, a blog of design and.
Partner in the New York office of Pentagram, and former president of AIGA (1998-2001) Writes frequently about design and is a contributing editor to I.D. magazine, co-editor of Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design and Tibor Kalman: Perverse optimist. Michael Bierut lectures widely and is a visiting critic at the Yale School of Art, New Haven. He is the co-editor of Design Observer.
He is the author of Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design (Princeton Architectural Press, 2007) which collects his contributions to Design Observer, the design blog he co-founded with Rick Poynor, Jessica Helfand and William Drentell. Bierut is the co-editor of the anthology series Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design, published by Allworth Press, and co-editor of Tibor Kalman.
An Introduction to Graphic Design. 1. Cover, Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture by Robert Venturi, 1966 2. Opening titles for Iron Man, designed by Kyle Cooper, 2008 3. Cover, Vanity Fair, photo by Annie Leibovitz, March 2008 4. Flamingo Motor Hotel, photo by Rick Poynor, 1978 5. Sample Ballot, Design for Democracy by Marcia Lausen, 2007 This article, in an earlier version, first.An invaluable addition to any school course on type theory and practice, the book contains heretofore unreprinted essays by major type masters, including W.A. Dwiggins, Hermann Zapf, and Paul Rand, as well as critical analyses of vintage and contemporary type and type design. A supplement to the successful Looking Closer series, the book specifically pinpoints those texts that will increase.Katherine McCoy Looking Closer Critical Writings on Graphic Design 1994 When I think of the undercurrents that shape my graphic design, I think of ideas about language and form. Ideas about coding and reading visual form, about challenging the viewer to construct interpretations, about layers of form and layers of meaning. These are.