Numbers in Graphic Design: A Sourcebook

Numbers in Graphic Design: A Sourcebook

by Roger Fawcett-Tang
     
 

Focusing on how graphic designers tackle the ordering of number-heavy information, this book shows how the best design minds around grapple with timetables, annual reports, and other data-rich documents. It also surveys highly creative and playful typographic experiments with the more abstract notion of numeric information. Numbers in Graphic Design is the

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Overview

Focusing on how graphic designers tackle the ordering of number-heavy information, this book shows how the best design minds around grapple with timetables, annual reports, and other data-rich documents. It also surveys highly creative and playful typographic experiments with the more abstract notion of numeric information. Numbers in Graphic Design is the sourcebook for any designer who wants to be able to work with numbers creatively and with confidence.

Editorial Reviews

The New York Times Book Review
As a catalog of current possibilities, Numbers in Graphic Design provides numerous inventive options.
—Steven Heller
From the Publisher
"As a catalog for current possibilities, Numbers in Graphic Design provides numerous inventive options." - Steve Heller, The New York Times

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780670034
Publisher:
King, Laurence Publishing
Publication date:
10/17/2012
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Roger Fawcett-Tang is a British graphic designer with a special interest in book design and calendars. He is the founder of the award-winning Struktur Design, which has been featured in numerous design books and international magazines. He has written several books about design, including Experimental Formats (vols 1 and 2), New Book Design, and New Typographic Design.

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