Graphic Design: History In The Writing (1983-2011)

Graphic Design: History In The Writing (1983-2011)
Author: Catherine de Smet, Sara De Bondt (Ed.)
Publisher: Occasional Papers
Language: English
Pages: 304
Size: 29.5 x 21 cm
Weight: 880 g
Binding: Softcover
ISBN: 978-0-9569623-0-0
Price: €25.00
Product Description

The first anthology of its kind, Graphic Design: History in the Writing (1984–2011) comprises some of the most influential published texts about graphic design history. The book documents the development of the relatively young field of graphic design history from 1983 to today, underscoring the aesthetic, theoretical, political and social tensions that have underpinned it from the beginning. Included in the anthology are texts by:

Jeremy Aynsley
Steve Baker
Andrew Blauvelt
Piers Carey
François Chastanet
Wen Huei Chou
Denise Gonzales Crisp
Brian Donnelly
Johanna Drucker
Steven Heller
Richard Hollis
Robin Kinross
Ellen Lupton
Victor Margolin
Ellen Mazur Thomson
Philip B. Meggs
Gérard Mermoz
Abbott Miller
Rick Poynor
Martha Scotford
Catherine de Smet
Teal Triggs
Massimo Vignelli
Bridget Wilkins

Edited by Catherine de Smet and Sara De Bondt