Conheça o livro e compre online. Livro The Story Of Graphic Design – Cramsie, Patrick – ISBN: 0810972921.
This illustrated history begins with the origins of the alphabet itself and carries the reader through the first handwritten books, the invention of printing in the Renaissance, the explosion of graphic styles (and printed media) in the 19th and 20th centuries, and the impact of digital technology on contemporary design. ‘The Story of Graphic Design’ is a narrative that explores the evolution of styles under the pressure of social, cultural, and technological change, accompanied by a selection of illustrations of key works in typography and design since the invention of writing. It covers a great number of topics, from the art of the medieval manuscript to the birth of advertising to the workings of modern mass media. ‘The Story of Graphic Design’ is an book for designers, historians, and students, and aims to find a wide readership among people who are interested in the visual arts or concerned about the future of the printed word.