Graphic Design, Translated: A Visual Directory of Terms for Global Design

Graphic Design, Translated: A Visual Directory of Terms for Global Design

Peter J. Wolf


for hundreds of years now, visible communique layout has celebrated nationwide identities (through the now-iconic identification platforms built for the Olympic video games, for instance) even as it transcends foreign borders, akin to throughout the far-reaching impression of the Bauhaus and the overseas Typographic variety. this present day, in fact, such transcendence is simpler than ever. In an period of approximately instant international entry, enabled by means of more and more ubiquitous instant connections, the area turns out very small.

Presented in 5 languages—English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish—Graphic layout, Translated is a mirrored image of the more and more overseas nature of visible communique layout. Illustrated with examples from all over the world, the ebook is a compilation of greater than 2 hundred of the profession’s commonest phrases, culled from a wide diversity of different types: layout heritage, printing and paper, typography, electronic expertise, and common layout perform. All of which makes this quantity a necessary reference for college students, practitioners, clients–indeed, anyone drawn to the worldwide scope of today’s visible verbal exchange design.

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