Category: Design


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Clean New World: Culture, Politics, and Graphic Design

By: Lavin, Maud

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 9/3/2010

Seller ID: 9780262122375

ISBN: 0262122375

Condition: USED

Our culture is dominated by the visual. Yet most writing on design reflects a narrow preoccupation with products, biographies, and design influences. Maud Lavin approaches design from the broader field of visual culture criticism, asking challenging questions about about who really has a voice in the culture and what unseen influences affect the look of things designers produce. Lavin shows how design fits into larger questions of power, democracy, and communication. Many corporate clients instruct designers to convey order and clarity in order to give their companies the look of a clean new w... View more info

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Interior Desecrations: Hideous Homes From the Horrible '70s

By: Lileks, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 5/23/2014

Seller ID: 9781400046409

ISBN: 1400046408

Condition: USED

"Sweet smoking Jesus, what was the matter with these people?" Who knows? But we do need to accept the fact that otherwise sensible American housewives who would never grind a quaalude into their morning coffee or sleep with their tennis instructor nevertheless went daft during the 1970s and performed heinous acts of design on unsuspecting homes. What James Lileks did for dinner with the critically acclaimed classic "The Gallery of Regrettable Food," he now does to the wonderful world of 1970s home interiors. Blazing plaid wallpaper. Vertigo-inducing matching patterns on walls, rugs, c... View more info

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Portfolio Design: Second Edition

By: Linton, Harold

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 12/19/2010

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780393730593

ISBN: 039373059X

Condition: USED

The Design Portfolio is the essential ingredient of a job search, application for graduate school or a grant, or competition in architecture, landscape architecture, or interior design. This new edition of a bestseller that covers every aspect of portfolio planning and production includes recent innovative portfolios and expanded coverage of digital portfolios. View more info

Designs of Raymond Loewy (as is)

By: Loewy, Raymond

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 047003000334

ISBN: 047003000334

Condition: USED

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Furniture: A Concise History

By: Lucie-Smith, Edward

Price: $6.50

Publisher: THAMES & HUDSON:

Seller ID: 9780500201725

ISBN: 0500201722

Condition: USED

In this illuminating history, text and illustrations combine to offer a view of furniture not as a succession of collectors pieces, but as a statement about the society that created it. Edward Lucie-Smith offers insights into almost every period, from the prehistoric to the postmodern from Neolithic tables to 1960s conversation pits, and from the ceremonial chairs of Egypt in the thirteenth century BC to the designs of John Makepeace. View more info

Dance Posters (As Is)

By: Luger, Eleanor Rachel

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 0671247905

ISBN: 0671247905

Condition: USED

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Dictionary of Symbols

By: Lungman, Carl G.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC:

Seller ID: 9780393312362

ISBN: 0393312364

Condition: USED

From early cave drawings to modern corporate logos, graphic symbols have been used to convey meanings both tangible and abstract. In this unique dictionary, Carl G. Liungman puts approximately 2,500 Western graphic symbols at your fingertips. Each entry includes the sign's history, its meanings, and the systems in which it is used. Symbols are cross-referenced to other signs with the same meanings and to structurally similar signs with different meanings. Locating an entry is as easy as looking up a word in a dictionary, due to a system that classifies each sign on the basis of three of its st... View more info

Mixing Message

By: Lupton, Ellen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 4/5/2016

Seller ID: 9781568980997

ISBN: 156898099X

Condition: USED

Densely and colorfully illustrated, Mixing Messages is the most comprehensive overview and critical analysis of American graphic design from the past fifteen years. View more info

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Inside Design Now

By: Lupton, Ellen, Albrecht, Donal

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 9/27/2013

Seller ID: 9781568983950

ISBN: 1568983956

Condition: USED

Inside Design Now takes the pulse of American design in the new millennium, providing a fascinating tour of cutting-edge trends in architecture, interiors, landscape, fashion, graphics, and new media. Featuring eighty emerging and established designers including 2 x 4, Mike Mills, Peter Eisenman, Fuse Project, Tod Machover, Paula Scher, Jennifer Siegal, and Isaac Mizrahi Inside Design Now illustrates the most innovative and provocative thinking in design today. Each designers work is presented with a double-page spread and a series of full-color images. Essays explore the role of the desig... View more info

History of British Design

By: MacCarthy, Fiona

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 004745007X

ISBN: 004745007X

Condition: USED

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Design by Numbers

By: Maeda, John

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9780262632447

ISBN: 0262632446

Condition: USED

Most art and technology projects pair artists with engineers or scientists: the artist has the conception, and the technical person provides the know-how. John Maeda is an artist and a computer scientist, and he views the computer not as a substitute for brush and paint but as an artistic medium in its own right. Design By Numbers is a reader-friendly tutorial on both the philosophy and nuts-and-bolts techniques of programming for artists.Practicing what he preaches, Maeda composed Design By Numbers using a computational process he developed specifically for the book. He introduces a progra... View more info

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Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design and Design Studies

By: Margolin, Victor

Price: $7.50


Seller ID: 9780226505046

ISBN: 0226505049

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Massive Change

By: Mau, Bruce

Price: $8.50


Seller ID: 9780714844015

ISBN: 0714844012

Condition: USED

A manifesto for the future of global design culture View more info

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American Silver in the Art Institute of Chicago

By: McGoey, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 9780300222364

ISBN: 030022236X

Condition: USED

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Web Designer's Idea Book, Vol. 2: More of the Best Themes, Trends and Styles in

By: McNeil, Patrick

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HOW BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9781600619724

ISBN: 160061972X

Condition: USED

Web Design Inspiration at a GlanceVolume 2 of "The Web Designer's Idea Book" includes more than 650 new websites arranged thematically, so you can easily find inspiration for your work. Author Patrick McNeil, creator of the popular web design blog and author of the original bestselling "Web Designer's Idea Book," has cataloged thousands of sites, and showcases the latest and best examples in this book. The web is the most rapidly changing design medium, and this book offers an organized overview of what's happening right now. Sites are categorized by type, design element,... View more info

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History of Graphic Design

By: Meggs, Philip

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 9/28/2009

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780471291985

ISBN: 0471291986

Condition: USED

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Graphic Design Speak: a Visual Dictionary for Designers

By: Miller, Anistatia

Price: $5.50

Publisher: 5/30/2010

Seller ID: 9781564966025

ISBN: 156496602X

Condition: USED

What do clients and art directors really mean when they say, "Make it sophisticated", or, "It's got to look elegant"? Here's the "interpreter" both sides desperately need. Design Speak provides clear solutions to potential pitfalls for points of reference in design briefs, strategy meetings, critiques, and everywhere else effective design communication is needed. View more info

Collecting Postcards in Colour, 1914-1930

By: Monahan, Valerie

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 0713710802

ISBN: 0713710802

Condition: USED

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William Morris: Selected Writings and Designs

By: Morris, William/Briggs

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: B002B1W0CM


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Turn-of-the-Century Doors, Windows and Decorative Millwork: The Mulliner Catalog

By: Mulliner

Price: $9.50

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486285146

ISBN: 0486285146

Condition: USED

Precise, factual guide for home restorers and nostalgia buffs provides descriptions, dimensions, prices, and nearly 300 illustrations of window frames, sashes, doors, blinds, mouldings, stair work, mantels, embossed and cut glass, brackets, scrollwork, wood drapery, balustrades, pew ends, pulpits, and much more. View more info