Summer Reading Sale
 
 

Art


spacer

Art
Design


There are 88 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Art - Design
Page 2 of 5 next

CAD Monkeys, Dinosaur Babies, and T-Shaped People: Inside the World of Design Thinking and How It Can Spark Creativity and Innovation
CAD Monkeys, Dinosaur Babies, and T-Shaped People: Inside the World of Design Thinking and How It Can Spark Creativity and Innovation
by Warren Berger
Publisher Comments
An illuminating journey through today's fascinating world of design. What can we learn from the ways great designers think-and how can it improve our lives? In CAD Monkeys, Dinosaur Babies, and T-Shaped People Warren Berger, in collaboration with... (read more)

List Price $17.00
Your price: $8.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Designer As...: Author, Producer, Activist, Entrepeneur, Curator, and Collaborator: New Models for Communicating
The Designer As...: Author, Producer, Activist, Entrepeneur, Curator, and Collaborator: New Models for Communicating
by Steven Mccarthy
Publisher Comments
The role of designers in communication and visual culture is evolving, from designers serving as commercial "hired guns" to assuming the more empowering roles of design authorship. It has become standard practice in design education to teach designers... (read more)

Your price: $39.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Beautiful Evidence
Beautiful Evidence
by Edward R. Tufte
Synopsis
Edward Tufte is the foremost author on the topic of the graphical display of information.... (read more)

List Price $52.00
Your price: $26.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Design of the 20th Century
Design of the 20th Century
by Charlotte Fiell
Synopsis
With over 400 detailed entries in alphabetical order, this volume offers one of the largest and most up-to-date illustrated works on international design in the 20th century. Accompanies the exhibit, "A Century of Design, Part I: 1900-1925, " December... (read more)

List Price $29.99
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Burn Your Portfolio: Stuff They Don't Teach You in Design School, But Should
Burn Your Portfolio: Stuff They Don't Teach You in Design School, But Should
by Michael Janda
Publisher Comments
It takes more than just a design school education and a killer portfolio to succeed in a creative career. Burn Your Portfolio teaches the real-world practices, professional do's and don'ts, and unwritten rules of business that most designers... (read more)

Your price: $34.99
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Design Currency: Understand, Define, and Promote the Value of Your Design Work
Design Currency: Understand, Define, and Promote the Value of Your Design Work
by Jenn O'grady
Publisher Comments
The world needs beautiful design. But aesthetics are inherently subjective. In Design Currency, authors Jenn and Ken Visocky O’Grady show you how to frame the value of your design work in terms that your business partners will both understand and... (read more)

Your price: $34.99
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Picture This :  How Pictures Work (00 Edition)
Picture This : How Pictures Work (00 Edition)
by Molly Bang
Publisher Comments
Everyone knows that a picture tells a thousand words. But what about the elements that make up a picture? Using the tale of Little Red Riding Hood as an example, Molly Bang uses boldly graphic artwork to explain how images--and their individual... (read more)

List Price $12.99
Your price: $8.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Elements of Design: Rediscovering Colors, Textures, Forms, and Shapes
The Elements of Design: Rediscovering Colors, Textures, Forms, and Shapes
by Loan Oei
Publisher Comments
A design sourcebook that shows how the environment - both natural and man-made - can be defined in terms of basic patterns and elements. 177 colour illus.... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $16.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Elements of Design : Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships (02 Edition)
Elements of Design : Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships (02 Edition)
by Gail Greet Hannah
Publisher Comments
A hands-on book design students and designers alike will welcome. Elements of Design is a tribute to an exceptional teacher and a study of the abstract visual relationships that were her lifelong pursuit. Rowena Reed Kiostellow taught industrial design... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $13.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Hello World: Where Design Meets Life
Hello World: Where Design Meets Life
by Alice Rawsthorn
Publisher Comments
It is often said that we are living in a new golden age of design. Our gadgets, appliances, and cars are sleeker and more elegant than theyve ever been; in our free time, we trawl the internet for pictures of flawless minimalist interiors; and even the... (read more)

List Price $30.00
Your price: $21.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


French Style and Decoration: A Sourcebook of Original Designs
French Style and Decoration: A Sourcebook of Original Designs
by Stafford Cliff
Publisher Comments
An invaluable resource on French furniture, interiors, and household objects, drawn from antique pattern books, swatch books, and manufacturers' and retailers' catalogues. For centuries, French furniture, textiles, ceramics, and glassware set the highest... (read more)

List Price $27.25
Your price: $12.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Folding Techniques for Designers: From Sheet to Form [With CDROM]
Folding Techniques for Designers: From Sheet to Form [With CDROM]
by Paul Jackson
Synopsis
Many designers use folding techniques in their work to make three-dimensional forms from two-dimensional sheets of fabric, cardboard, plastic, metal, and many other materials. This unique book explains the key techniques of folding, such as pleated... (read more)

Your price: $35.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Managing the Design Process Implementing Design: An Essential Manual for the Working Designer
Managing the Design Process Implementing Design: An Essential Manual for the Working Designer
by Terry Lee Stone
Publisher Comments
Managing the Design Process—Implementing Design focuses on design implementation and execution. This is where design ideas become real, tangible goods in the marketplace and beyond. This book examines design management concepts and methods in real... (read more)

Your price: $40.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Design Your Life: The Pleasures and Perils of Everyday Things
Design Your Life: The Pleasures and Perils of Everyday Things
by Ellen Lupton
Publisher Comments
Design Your Life is a series of irreverent and realistic snapshots about objects and how we interact with them. By leading design thinker Ellen Lupton and her twin sister Julia Lupton, it shows how design is about much more than whats bought at high-end... (read more)

List Price $21.95
Your price: $12.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Dot-Font: Talking about Design (Dot-Font)
Dot-Font: Talking about Design (Dot-Font)
by John D Berry
Publisher Comments
Mark Batty Publisher proudly commences the dot-font series, about design in the world around us, with two titles: dot-font: Talking About Design and dot-font: Talking About Fonts. Both books offer a selection of direct, opinionated... (read more)

List Price $16.25
Your price: $8.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Design for Communication: Conceptual Graphic Design Basics
Design for Communication: Conceptual Graphic Design Basics
by Elizabeth Resnick
Publisher Comments
Description: In one, easy-to-use volume, this book provides applied coverage of the basic conceptual graphic design principles. Assignments are included for every covered design principle with finished examples of student work. Key Features: Includes... (read more)

List Price $65.00
Your price: $29.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Design Transitions
Design Transitions
by Joyce Yee
Publisher Comments
Discover where design practice is today – and where it will take us in the future. Design Transitions presents 42 unique and insightful stories of how design is changing around the world. Twelve countries are represented from the perspectives of... (read more)

Your price: $45.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Power of Limits: Proportional Harmonies in Nature, Art, and Architecture
The Power of Limits: Proportional Harmonies in Nature, Art, and Architecture
by Gyorgy Doczi
Publisher Comments
One of the delights of life is the discovery and rediscovery of patterns of order and beauty in nature—designs revealed by slicing through a head of cabbage or an orange, the forms of shells and butterfly wings. These images are awesome not just... (read more)

List Price $29.95
Your price: $19.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Design Basics: Ideas and Inspiration for Working with Layout, Type, and Color in Graphic Design
Design Basics: Ideas and Inspiration for Working with Layout, Type, and Color in Graphic Design
by Joyce Rutter Kaye
Publisher Comments
This book is the ultimate sourcebook for graphic designers working in all areas of design and at all skill levels. From professional to amateur, this collection provides hundreds of design solutions that highlight innovative and effective application of... (read more)

List Price $45.00
Your price: $16.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Design Manual 3RD Edition
Design Manual 3RD Edition
by Shirl Brainard
Publisher Comments
This book focuses on the basic essentials of generic 2-dimensional design--helping today's learners think about and explore ways of approaching their work in their chosen design field. Using a conversational humorous tone and easily recognized, often... (read more)

List Price $56.00
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


«prev 2 4 5 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 88 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Art
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.