The Future of the Page
  • Author : Peter Stoicheff
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Genre : Literary Criticism

The most basic unit of the physical book is the page. It has determined the historical evolution of the book, the types of information communicated, and how the audience accesses that information. Unique and rewarding in both its scope and approach, The Future of the Page is a collection of ...

Fran  ois Hemsterhuis    uvres philosophiques
  • Author : Jacob van Sluis
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Genre : History

Critical edition of the works of the Dutch philosopher François Hemsterhuis (1721-1790), written in French and with a contemporary German translation. L’édition critique des œuvres du philosophe néerlandais François Hemsterhuis (1721-1790), écrite en français et accompagnée d’une traduction contemporaine en allemand. Kritische Gesamtausgabe ...

Arms and Armor
  • Author : Dover
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Genre : Design

Extensive archive features illustrations of offensive and defensive weapons of battle, including a vast array of armor, chain mail, swords, spears, pikes, lances, crossbows, axes, daggers, helmets, shields, and other ancient implements. Graphic designers, illustrators, and craftworkers will find these detailed images perfect for adding a medieval flavor to a ...

Make It  Own It  Love It
  • Author : Matt Chapple
  • Publisher : Jacqui Small
  • Genre : Crafts & Hobbies

Join Matt Chapple, the UK's top amateur stitcher and winner of the BBC’s Great British Sewing Bee2015 as he shares everything you need to know about repairing and maintaining your attire in this non-nonsense guide. Focusing on making sewing easy and fun, it covers tools of the trade, essential ...

LogoLounge 5
  • Author : Bill Gardner
  • Publisher : Rockport Publishers
  • Genre : Design

DIVThe fifth volume in the best-selling LogoLounge series brings together an exciting collection of 2,000 totally new logos from designers worldwide submitted to, the largest collection of logo designs in the world. The front of the book contains an inspiring series of articles, featuring top-notch design work from such ...

Quick Knit Hoodie
  • Author : Staci Perry
  • Publisher : Tiny Courage
  • Genre : Design

Small baby items are always pretty quick to knit – and even quicker if they’re knit with a chunky yarn! This hoodie pattern comes in three sizes – 3 months, 6 months, and 12 months; and includes links to four instructional videos....

  migr   Cultures in Design and Architecture
  • Author : Alison Clarke
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Genre : Design

This new volume addresses the lasting contribution made by Central European émigré designers to twentieth-century American design and architecture. The contributors examine how oppositional stances in debates concerning consumption and modernism's social agendas taken by designers such as Felix Augenfeld, Joseph Binder, Josef Frank, Paul T. Frankl, Frederick Kiesler, Richard ...

Making Kantha  Making Home
  • Author : Pika Ghosh
  • Publisher : University of Washington Press
  • Genre : Art

In Bengal, mothers swaddle their infants and cover their beds in colorful textiles that are passed down through generations. They create these kantha from layers of soft, recycled fabric strengthened with running stitches and use them as shawls, covers, and seating mats. Making Kantha, Making Home explores the social worlds ...

  • Author : John Sharp
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Genre : Design

How to confront, embrace, and learn from the unavoidable failures of creative practice; with case studies that range from winemaking to animation. Failure is an inevitable part of any creative practice. As game designers, John Sharp and Colleen Macklin have grappled with crises of creativity, false starts, and bad outcomes. ...

Designing Experiences
  • Author : J. Robert Rossman
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Genre : Business & Economics

In an increasingly experience-driven economy, companies that deliver great experiences thrive, and those that do not die. Yet many organizations face difficulties implementing a vision of delivering experiences beyond the provision of goods and services. Because experience design concepts and approaches are spread across multiple, often disconnected disciplines, there is ...

Evolutionary Optimisation of Fa  ade Design
  • Author : Giovanni Zemella
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering

Optimization techniques offer immense potential for the improvement of performance-driven design, since they allow the adoption of an holistic approach. This can lead to great advantages: optimal design solutions can be properly identified only if all criteria are considered at the same time, rather than separately. There are two barriers ...

Remodelista  The Organized Home
  • Author : Julie Carlson
  • Publisher : Artisan Books
  • Genre : House & Home

Buy fewer (and better) things. Store like with like. Get rid of the plastic. Display—don’t stash—your belongings. Let go of your inner perfectionist and remember that rooms are for living. These are a few of the central principles behind Remodelista: The Organized Home, the new book from ...