NEW MODERNIST TYPE

NEW MODERNIST TYPE

By: Heller, Steven

Price: ¥2,500.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine/Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. A rich sourcebook of ideas for the most functional of typographic styles Cl assic modern design never goes out of style: it is merely retired or subtly adapted to its given place and time. Having surveyed handwritten, new vint age, and new ornamental tendencies in type and lettering, graphic-design gu ru Steven Heller now turns his encyclopedic gaze on A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Modernism. New Modernist Type reveals how a graphic language of simplicity and economy has impacted contemporary design. Hundreds of examples by international designers are grouped into three thematic chapters: Old Modern (when the machine age influenced graphic design), Playful Modern (wit, humor, and transformation), and Meta Modern (typography as icon and symbol). An historical introduction places today's tendencies in context, and the reference section features a list of designers' websites. 567 color illustrations.

Title: NEW MODERNIST TYPE

Author Name: Heller, Steven

Categories: Graphic Design,

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 2012

ISBN Number: 0500241414

ISBN Number 13: 9780500241417

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine/Fine

Seller ID: RWARE0000047215