Design Humor: The Art of Graphic Wit

Design Humor: The Art of Graphic Wit

by Steven Heller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1581152469

ISBN-13: 2901581152462

Pub. Date: 10/01/2002

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing

Heller (art director, New York Times Book Review) reflects on the successful use of wit in commercial graphic design and discusses its component elements in this heavily illustrated text. He also looks at the development of graphic humor from the nineteenth century to the present. Both typographic and illustrative humor are considered. Examples from a number of

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Heller (art director, New York Times Book Review) reflects on the successful use of wit in commercial graphic design and discusses its component elements in this heavily illustrated text. He also looks at the development of graphic humor from the nineteenth century to the present. Both typographic and illustrative humor are considered. Examples from a number of designers are provided alongside their own observations about what makes their pieces witty. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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ISBN-13:
2901581152462
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
10/01/2002
Pages:
228

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