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The Resource Graphic design : a user's manual, Adrian Shaughnessy, Michael Bierut

Graphic design : a user's manual, Adrian Shaughnessy, Michael Bierut

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Graphic design : a user's manual
Title
Graphic design
Title remainder
a user's manual
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Shaughnessy, Michael Bierut
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An insider guide to the complexities of graphic design practice and thinking. It offers advice on the fundamental topics and issues that face designers in their daily lives, looking at everything from kerning to presenting; from budgeting to dealing with rejection; from annual reports to interface design.
Biographical or historical data
Adrian Shaughnessy is a designer and writer. He co-founded the design company Intro and, since leaving in 2003, has worked as a consultant to various design studios and clients. He has lectured extensively on design and hosts the radio show "Graphic Design On The Radio.".
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Shaughnessy, Adrian
Dewey number
741.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
From College Freshman to College Graduate Student
Literary form
non fiction
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Bierut, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Commercial art
  • Graphic arts
  • Graphic design
  • Art and Design
  • Graphic design
Summary expansion
This book offers students, novice designers, and battle-toughened professionals alike an insiders guide to the complexities of current graphic design practice and thinking. It contains all you need to know to survive and prosper in the complex, ever-shifting world of graphic design. Set out in A-Z style and written in a realistic, conversational, and insightful way, the book provides advice on the fundamental topics and issues that face designers in their daily lives, looking at everything from kerning to presenting; from budgeting to dealing with rejection; from annual reports to interface design. Adrian Shaughnessy, the author of the best selling "How to be a Graphic Designer Without Losing Your Soul", himself a successful designer, brings a wealth of experience to this very useful and entertaining book
Target audience
general
Label
Graphic design : a user's manual, Adrian Shaughnessy, Michael Bierut
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Paperback
Control code
9781856695916
Dimensions
24x19x3 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9781856695916
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
175 ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Graphic design : a user's manual, Adrian Shaughnessy, Michael Bierut
Publication
Note
Paperback
Control code
9781856695916
Dimensions
24x19x3 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9781856695916
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
175 ill.
Specific material designation
regular print

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