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Looking Closer #02: Looking Closer: Critical Writings on Graphic Design

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Looking Closer 2 offers more of the best recent writing on graphic design, covering new and important issues in design language, education, intellectual property, new media, the state of the business, and the place of design in society. The collection presents a stimulating look at how design issues are affected by and affecting changes in contemporary culture.

Synopsis:

This new collection offers the best recent writing on graphic design, covering new and important issues such as design language and intellectual property.

About the Author

Steven Heller is editor of the AIGA Journal of Graphic Design and the chair of the MFA design department at the School of Visual Arts. He is the author or editor of more than seventy books on graphic design, and he is a contributor or contributing editor to nearly 25 magazines, includingPrint, U&lc, Eye Magazine, Communications Arts, ID magazine, Graphis, Design Issues, and Mother Jones. Since 1986 he has been senior art director of the New York Times, which he first joined as an art director in 1974. From 1967-1973, he served as art director for numerous publications, includingInterview magazine, The New York Free Press, Rock Magazine, Screw magazine, Mobster Times, Evergreen Review, and the Irish Arts Center.

He was awarded three design grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, in 1986,1988, and 1990. In 1996, he received a Special Educators Award from The Art Director's Club of New York. He has been the curator of ten design exhibitions, including "The Art of Satire" at the Pratt Graphics Center and "Art Against War" at the Parsons School of Design. Since 1986, he has directed "Modernism and Eclecticism: A History of American Graphic Design," an annual symposium at the School of Visual Arts. He lives in New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781880559567
Editor:
Bierut, Michael
Editor:
Drenttel, William
Editor:
Holland, D. K.
Editor:
Heller, Steven; Beirut, Michael; Drenttel, William; Holland, DK
Editor:
Bierut, Michael
Editor:
Drenttel, William
Author:
Bierut, Michael
Author:
Heller, Steven
Author:
Holland, D. K.
Author:
Beirut, Michael
Author:
Drenttel, William
Editor:
Holland, D. K.
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Commercial art
Subject:
Art publicitaire
Subject:
Arts graphiques
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Art - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Looking Closer
Series Volume:
02
Publication Date:
19970431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
10 x 6.75 in

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