Dimensions: 444 Pages, 9.84 × 11.42 × 1.97 in
Published: March 26, 2008
Publisher: Phaidon Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0714848557
ISBN - 13: 9780714848556
About the Book
"100 of the most creative designers to have emerged on the international scene over the past five years, chosen by 10 of the most respected figures in the field"--Publisher.
From the Publisher
AREA_2 is the second volume in Phaidon''s acclaimed AREA series. This series is part of Phaidon''s collection of ''''10x10'''' compendiums, including CREAM, FRESH CREAM, BLINK, 10x10, 10x10_2, and SPOON. AREA_2 features 100 of the world''s most interesting emerging graphic designers, as chosen by 10 of the most respected figures in the field. The book contains over 1,500 images that reveal the talents and trends of contemporary graphic design as it has evolved over the past five years. AREA_2 is an international, up-to-the-minute overview of graphic design today, featuring posters, books, magazines, typography, packaging, and ephemera that has influenced visual culture.
About the Author
Ellen Lupton is Adjunct Curator at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and Co-Chair of the Design Department of the Maryland Institute College of Art.