New Modernist Type - Heller, Steven; Anderson, Gail
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Classic modern design never goes out of style: it is merely retired or subtly adapted to its given place and time. New Modernist Type is a collection that reveals how a graphic language of simplicity and economy has impacted contemporary design. Hundreds of modern examples by international designers are grouped into four thematic chapters: 'Economy, Pure and Simple'; 'Old Modern Redux'; 'Modern Signs and Symbols'; and 'New, Newer, Newest'. With an historical introduction putting today's tendencies in context and a reference section that includes a list of designers' websites, New Modernist…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Classic modern design never goes out of style: it is merely retired or subtly adapted to its given place and time. New Modernist Type is a collection that reveals how a graphic language of simplicity and economy has impacted contemporary design. Hundreds of modern examples by international designers are grouped into four thematic chapters: 'Economy, Pure and Simple'; 'Old Modern Redux'; 'Modern Signs and Symbols'; and 'New, Newer, Newest'. With an historical introduction putting today's tendencies in context and a reference section that includes a list of designers' websites, New Modernist Type is a rich sourcebook of ideas for the most functional of styles.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: THAMES & HUDSON
  • New
  • Seitenzahl: 272
  • Erscheinungstermin: 1. Oktober 2012
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 244mm x 222mm x 35mm
  • Gewicht: 1394g
  • ISBN-13: 9780500241417
  • ISBN-10: 0500241414
  • Artikelnr.: 35294537
Autorenporträt
Steven Heller is co-chair of the MFA Design: Designer as Author programme at the School of Visual Arts, New York. He is the author of many books, including Stencil Type, Graphic, Typography Sketchbooks, New Ornamental Type and New Vintage Type, all published by Thames & Hudson.
Inhaltsangabe
Introduction . Economy
Pure and Simple: Returning to the idea that less is indeed more . Old Modern Redux: Homage and pastiche bring back Bauhaus
Constructivism
Russian Constructivism
De Stijl and more . Modern Signs and Symbols: Pictographs for the 21st Century . New
Newer
Newest: What the next phase of Modernism will look like