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A thoughtful exploration of the role of graphic design today, The Fundamentals of Graphic Design offers a unique overview of a challenging and dynamic profession. From new media to marketing, from package design and print design to typography, opportunities in graphic design are everywhere. This book discusses both the familiar aspects of graphic-design jobs, such as art directing, copyright issues, and web design, and the broader implications of graphic design, including social responsibility, the art world, and the future. The Fundamentals of Graphic Design is an ideal guide to anyone starting out or seeking a place in the world of graphic design.

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A thoughtful exploration of the role of graphic design today, The Fundamentals of Graphic Design offers a unique overview of a challenging and dynamic profession. From new media to marketing, from package design and print design to typography, opportunities in graphic design are everywhere. This book discusses both the familiar aspects of graphic-design jobs, such as art directing, copyright issues, and web design, and the broader implications of graphic design, including social responsibility, the art world, and the future. The Fundamentals of Graphic Design is an ideal guide to anyone starting out or seeking a place in the world of graphic design.

About the Author

Gavin Ambrose teaches typographic and information design at the London College of

Communication. He has written and designed several books on graphic design, branding,

and packaging, including AVAs Basics Design series. He lives in the UK.

Paul Harris is a writer and editor whose work has appeared in magazines on both sides of

the Atlantic. His work has appeared in Dazed and Confused, a guide to style. He lives in Chile

Product Details

ISBN:
9782940373826
Author:
Harris, Paul
Publisher:
AVA Publishing
Author:
Ambrose, Gavin
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Fundamentals
Publication Date:
20090131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Includes 200 color Illustrations
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9 x 7.9 x 0.7 in 1.54 lb

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A thoughtful exploration of the role of graphic design today, The Fundamentals of Graphic Design offers a unique overview of a challenging and dynamic profession. From new media to marketing, from package design and print design to typography, opportunities in graphic design are everywhere. This book discusses both the familiar aspects of graphic-design jobs, such as art directing, copyright issues, and web design, and the broader implications of graphic design, including social responsibility, the art world, and the future. The Fundamentals of Graphic Design is an ideal guide to anyone starting out or seeking a place in the world of graphic design.
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