The Visual Dictionary Of Graphic Design

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing
Release Date
Category Design
Total Pages 288
ISBN 9781350035270
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms used within graphic design and associated disciplines. Over 250 terms are explained and contextualized, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from historical and contemporary graphic design. The dictionary covers traditional practice and process terms as well as modern terminology. It also defines a wide variety of practical terms, such as Perfect binding, Deboss and Strikethrough, as well as movements and styles including Surrealism, Psychadelia and Postmodernism.

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-01-10

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms used within graphic design and associated disciplines. Over 250 terms are explained and contextualized, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from historical and contemporary graphic design. The dictionary covers traditional practice and process terms

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The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-12-04

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms used within graphic design and associated disciplines. Over 250 terms are explained and contextualized, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from historical and contemporary graphic design. The dictionary covers traditional practice and process terms

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The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : AVA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-11-01

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design by Gavin Ambrose and Paul Harris is a straight talking guide to the numerous terms used within the realms of art and design. Over 250 terms are explained and contextualised. It is suitable for those studying and those simply interested in art and design.

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The Visual Dictionary of Fashion Design
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : AVA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2007-11-13

The Visual Dictionary of Fashion Design by Gavin Ambrose and Paul Harris is a guide to the many and varied terms used frequently within the fashion industry. It gives the reader an understanding of fashion terminology. It distills and illustrates more than 250 common fashion terms, from practical terms such as

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The Visual Dictionary of Illustration
  • Author : Mark Wigan
  • Publisher : AVA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-04-14

"The Visual Dictionary of Illustration" is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms associated with, and used within, the field of illustration. The book has been designed for art students, as well as aspiring and professional illustrators and all those interested in this constantly evolving discipline. Over 250 terms are explained

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The Visual Dictionary of Typography
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : AVA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-07-20

A guide to the many and varied terms used within typography. More than 250 common typography terms are defined, accompanied by historical and contemporary illustrations.

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The Visual Dictionary of Pre press and Production
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris
  • Publisher : AVA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-06-30

An introduction to the world of print and production. Over 250 pre-press and production terms are defined, accompanied by historical and contemporary illustrations and examples.

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The Visual Dictionary of Architecture
  • Author : Gavin Ambrose,Paul Harris,Sally Stone
  • Publisher : AVA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008-02-05

The Visual Dictionary of Architecture is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms associated with, and used within, the field of architecture. Over 250 architectural terms are explained and contextualised, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from historical and contemporary architecture. The dictionary covers traditional terms still in

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Visual Grammar
  • Author : Christian Leborg
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release Date : 2006-05-11

Both a primer on visual language and a visual dictionary of the fundamental aspects of graphic design, this text deals with every imaginable visual concept, making it an indispensable reference for beginners and seasoned visual thinkers alike.

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Fashionpedia
  • Author : Fashionary
  • Publisher : Fashionary
  • Release Date : 2017-01-06

Fashionpedia is the ultimate fashion bible, containing thousands of fashion items for more efficient and productive brainstorming. Designed to be as visually driven as the people who use it, Fashionpedia contains thousands of fashion items, converting unapproachable technical terms on style, material and production into beautiful charts and infographics. Whether

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Graphic Design Speak
  • Author : Anistatia R. Miller,Jared M. Brown
  • Publisher : Rockport Pub
  • Release Date : 1999

What do clients or art directors really mean when they say, ''We want a down-to-earth look,'' or, ''It’s got to have legs''? Here’s the ''interpreter'' both sides desperately need. ''Graphic Design Speak - A Visual Dictionary for Designers and Clients'' provides clear solutions to potential pitfalls for

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Philographics
  • Author : Genis Carreras
  • Publisher : Bis Pub
  • Release Date : 2013

A series of 95 beautiful designs explaining philosophy using simple colors and shapes.

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The Thames   Hudson Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers
  • Author : Alan Livingston,Isabella Livingston
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012

Twenty years in print, The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers contains around 750 entries offering detailed information on every important graphic designer, movement, agency, practice and publication from 1840 up to the present day. The dictionary gives clear and accessible definitions, from technical minutiae of typography to computer-aided design

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The Designer s Dictionary of Color
  • Author : Sean Adams
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11

The Designer’s Dictionary of Color provides an in-depth look at 30 colors key to art and graphic design. Organized by spectrum, in color-by-color sections for easy navigation, this book documents each hue with charts showing color range and palette variations. Chapters detail each color’s creative history and cultural associations,

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Graphic Design for Architects
  • Author : Karen Lewis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-06-26

Graphic Design for Architects is a handbook of techniques, explanations and examples of graphic design most relevant to architects. The book covers a variety of scales of graphic design, everything from portfolio design and competition boards, to signage and building super-graphics – to address every phase of architectural production. This book

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