- Enfin de retour, Bauhaus est l'ouvrage le plus complet sur ce mouvement artistique total lancé en Allemagne en 1919 à Weimar.
- Mouvement ayant eu une influence sur tous les arts, c'est en architecture et en design que l 'héritage du Bauhaus est le plus présent.
- Gropius, Meyer, Mies Van der Rohe furent les trois directeurs de l'école du Bauhaus qui rayonne encore aujourd'hui.
- Un ouvrage sans concurrence, recommandé à tous les étudiants et fanas de design et d'architecture.
With virtually no restrictions on material, form, dimension, or colour, product design can be one of the most exciting and challenging fields of work for a designer. Part of the Design Cube Series, this title looks at some of the most creative.
The internet is the world's most exciting and fast-moving thing in the world. More than any other medium, it reflects aesthetic tendencies and developments immediately.
Therefore, we've assembled a brand new selection of inspiring, interesting and creative sites on the net. The new collection includes graphic design, art & artists, music, photography, fashion, sports...
The task of designing letterheads and business cards is something most designers are going to face sooner or later. So it's hardly surprising that it turned out to be one of the most popular topics in our series of design books.
"Sound And Design" covers the whole range of music-related graphic design. While the focus lies on the designing of CDs (Music and Audiobooks) "Sound And Design" also includes all kinds of music-related merchandise. Therefore it provides a fascinating demonstration of how to apply an aesthetic developed for an album or an artist to all kinds of media and objects.
More than ever, graphic designers are in demand. Wherever a product, an image or a brand is supposed to create a lasting impression, the art of the designer comes to the fore. Constant innovation is one of the crucial skills portrayed in our successful series "Graphic Design". This third book again shall showcase the new and overwhelming diversity of illustrations, fonts, patterns and other designs.
In the wide field of design, the designing of textiles is regarded as a special discipline. It requires a deeper understanding of the technical side of the production of textiles as well as a specific knowledge of each fabric, of its uses, its properties and characteristics (dyes, fibres and colourings). «New Textile Design» covers the many and various forms of the discipline. It includes clothing, caps, shoes, scarves, bags and appliqués, bedclothes, upholstery and lampshades. Even textile trinkets and other accessories are featured on the following pages.
The collected designs range from central motifs (on t-shirts, for instance) to patterns which often have to compete with the visible structures of the fabric. Additionally, the very form and manner of the presentation can become an interesting part of the work. Thus, we've included everything from sketches to elaborately staged photos.
Motives, patterns, textures - «New Textile Design» covers the whole range of soft goods.