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Industrial / commercial art & design books

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Recently Published

Create to Conquer by Studio Kluif Create to Conquer


Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Design for Behaviour Change Theories and practices of designing for change by Kristina Niedderer Design for Behaviour Change Theories and practices of designing for change

Design impacts every part of our lives. The design of products and services influences the way we go about our daily activities and it is hard to imagine any activity in our daily lives that is not dependent on design...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Fendinando Scianna The Venice Ghetto 500 Years Later by Denis Curti Fendinando Scianna The Venice Ghetto 500 Years Later

The Ghetto today: a story told in pictures, a history in the making.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

The Art of Fashion - A Journal Inspirations to Help You Achieve Your Most Stylish Life by Eila Mell The Art of Fashion - A Journal Inspirations to Help You Achieve Your Most Stylish Life


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

The Master's Touch Essential Elements of Artisanal Excellence by Alberto Cavalli The Master's Touch Essential Elements of Artisanal Excellence

Origins and future of national and international artisanal excellence.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Design in California and Mexico 1915-1985 Found in Translation by Keith Eggener, Jennifer Josten, Ana Elena Mallet Design in California and Mexico 1915-1985 Found in Translation
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This groundbreaking book looks at the influence California and Mexico have had on each other's architecture and design in the 20th century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Making Design Theory by Johan Redstrom Making Design Theory

Tendencies toward academization of traditionally practice-based fields have forced design to articulate itself as an academic discipline, in theoretical terms. In this book, Johan Redstrom offers a new approach to theory development in design research--one that is driven by practice,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

World History of Design Three-volume set by Victor (University of Illinois, Chicago) Margolin World History of Design Three-volume set
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This is the definitive historical account of global design from prehistory to the end of the Second World War, by pre-eminent design scholar Victor Margolin. These two richly illustrated volumes contain over 850 images, with over 160 in full colour.
Format: Multiple copy pack - Released: 24/08/2017

Coming Soon

Contrarian Branding Stand Out by Camouflaging the Competition by Roland van der Vorst Contrarian Branding Stand Out by Camouflaging the Competition


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

The Art of Wonder Experience Design for Curious People by Stan Boshouwers, Erik Bar The Art of Wonder Experience Design for Curious People
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Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

Flipping Pages Details in Editorial and Page Layout Design by Weiming Huang Flipping Pages Details in Editorial and Page Layout Design


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

From Lascaux to Brooklyn by Paul Rand From Lascaux to Brooklyn

An instructive trip through the mind of one of America's great designers. -Communication Arts (1996)
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Switched on Women Who Revolutionized Style in the 60's by David Wills Switched on Women Who Revolutionized Style in the 60's


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Design Research Now 2 by Ralf Michel Design Research Now 2

The new volume Design Research Now2 presents current positions in design research as well as groundbreaking research projects, with an emphasis on today's many different approaches to design research. The editors based their selection particularly on the relevance of design...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Superdesign Italian Radical Design 1965-75 by Superdesign Italian Radical Design 1965-75


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Vogue Living Country, City, Coast by Hamish Bowles Vogue Living Country, City, Coast


Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

How to Draw Cats and Kittens A Complete Guide for Beginners by J. C. Amberlyn How to Draw Cats and Kittens A Complete Guide for Beginners


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

Rene Gonzalez Not Lost in Translation by Rene Gonzalez, Beth Dunlop Rene Gonzalez Not Lost in Translation
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Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Made to Last A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects by Vanessa Murray Made to Last A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects

A beautiful collection of covetable handmade objects from a new generation of artisans the world over, with DIY craft projects inspired by them
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Eventful From Branding to Spatial Experiment by Abdul Nasser Eventful From Branding to Spatial Experiment


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

The Art of Type and Typography Explorations in Use and Practice by Mary Jo (The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA) Krysinski The Art of Type and Typography Explorations in Use and Practice
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The Art of Type and Typography is an introduction to the art and rules of typography. Incorporating the industry standard-InDesign-for typesetting from the outset, this book serves as a guide for beginning students to learn to set type properly through...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/11/2017

The Art of Type and Typography Explorations in Use and Practice by Mary Jo (The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA) Krysinski The Art of Type and Typography Explorations in Use and Practice
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Format: Hardback - Released: 27/11/2017

Luxury Design for Living by Steve Huyton Luxury Design for Living

Luxury is defined in this stylish look at over 145 examples of ultra-high-end architecture, automobiles, timepieces, and lifestyle objects. Nearly 300 glossy images showcase the talents of some of the world's most creative designerssome instantly recognizable, others up and coming....
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Design by Rachel Beth (University of San Francisco, USA) Egenhoefer Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Design
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The Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Design considers the design, not only of artifacts, but of structures, systems, and interactions that bear our decisions and identities in the context of sustaining our shared planet. In addressing issues of design for global...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Augmenting Alice The future of identity, experience and reality by Galit Ariel Augmenting Alice The future of identity, experience and reality


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

Notes on Design How Creative Practice Works by Kees Dorst Notes on Design How Creative Practice Works


Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Handcrafted Maine Art, Life, Harvest & Home by Handcrafted Maine Art, Life, Harvest & Home

Intimate profiles of creative Mainers at the forefront of the mindful making movement, from weavers to potters, a painter to an architect, a boatbuilder to a leatherworker, cheesemakers to lobstermen
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2017

How to Run a Successful Design Business The New Professional Practice by Shan Preddy How to Run a Successful Design Business The New Professional Practice

The design sector has expanded rapidly in recent years, and now covers a wide range of specialist disciplines from branding and communications to product, commercial interiors and digital. Yet design firms often lack long-term vision, strategies and plans, and research...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Palm Maison Lite. 003 by Fablzeal Co Ltd. Palm Maison Lite. 003


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2017

Palm Maison 017 by Fablzeal Co Ltd. Palm Maison 017


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

How to Market Design Consultancy Services Finding, Winning, Keeping and Developing Clients by Shan Preddy How to Market Design Consultancy Services Finding, Winning, Keeping and Developing Clients

The fast-paced nature of the design business means that you probably spend most of your time, energy and resources looking after your clients' needs, not your own. In our current, increasingly competitive marketplace where supply far outstrips demand, no design...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Design Roadmapping Guidebook for Future Foresight Techniques by Lianne Simonse Design Roadmapping Guidebook for Future Foresight Techniques


Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Data Visualization for Design Thinking Applied Mapping by Winifred E. (University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA) Newman Data Visualization for Design Thinking Applied Mapping
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Data Visualization for Design Thinking helps you make better maps. Treating maps as applied research, you'll be able to understand how to map sites, places, ideas, and projects, revealing the complex relationships between what you represent, your thinking, the technology...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/06/2017

Data Visualization for Design Thinking Applied Mapping by Winifred E. (University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA) Newman Data Visualization for Design Thinking Applied Mapping
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Data Visualization for Design Thinking helps you make better maps. Treating maps as applied research, you'll be able to understand how to map sites, places, ideas, and projects, revealing the complex relationships between what you represent, your thinking, the technology...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2017

Designlicious 2 by Basheer Graphics Designlicious 2


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Hotchpotch Lexicon of (Un)Useful Creative Knowledge by Ralph Burkhardt Hotchpotch Lexicon of (Un)Useful Creative Knowledge


Format: Paperback - Released: 25/05/2017

Safer by Design A Guide to the Management and Law of Designing for Product Safety by Howard Abbott, Mark Tyler Safer by Design A Guide to the Management and Law of Designing for Product Safety
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Product safety begins with design or formulation whether it is for a complex engineering product or a simple household article. Those who suffer damage from a design defect can win compensation without having to prove negligence. Manufacturers, suppliers and importers...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/05/2017

Top This and Other Parables of Design, Selected Writings by Phil Patton by Phil Patton, Edward Tufte Top This and Other Parables of Design, Selected Writings by Phil Patton
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In September 2015 the world lost Phil Patton. Whether he was chronicling design minutiae, quirky anecdotes or bizarre tales, Phil's books, columns, articles and posts always delivered a new account. This volume compiles 40 selections representing the wide range of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

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