1,000 Icons, Symbols, and Pictograms: Visual Communication for Every Language

1,000 Icons, Symbols, and Pictograms: Visual Communication for Every Language

by Blackcoffee Design Inc
     
 

Pictorial symbols are, in some respects, superior to words as a form of communication. If well-designed, they can be understood by people of all different cultures and can be recognized by children literally years before they learn to read. As a result, symbols are of the utmost importance to graphic designers and their ever-present challenge to create effective

Overview


Pictorial symbols are, in some respects, superior to words as a form of communication. If well-designed, they can be understood by people of all different cultures and can be recognized by children literally years before they learn to read. As a result, symbols are of the utmost importance to graphic designers and their ever-present challenge to create effective visual communication for their clients. This mini-collection of designs drawn from 1000 Icons, Symbols + Pictograms provides a catalog of ideas for designers to look to for inspiration

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592535323
Publisher:
Rockport Publishers
Publication date:
02/01/2009
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author


Blackcoffee Design, Inc., specializes in communications design for consumer products and services. Founding in 1994, they have worked with a wide range of clients, including Acura, Adidas/Salomon, Converse, Hasbro, Kryptonite, MTV, Showtime, and Timberland.

Blackcoffee is located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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