3-D and Industrial Design
Red Dot Design Yearbook 2013 / 2014
Paperback ISBN: 3899391454
Living - A must for all those wishing to stay updated on the latest trends in product design worldwide. Featured items include furniture, domestic appliances, cookware, tableware, lamps as well as design solutions from the areas architecture and sanitary facilities.
Paperback ISBN: 0062068253
A first installment in a new trilogy co-written by an acclaimed screenwriter and an award-winning author follows an epic struggle for survival between humans and vampires, a tale that is set against a backdrop of the post-World War II era in eastern Europe and America. Reprint. A best-selling novel. 50,000 first printing.
The Art Deco Era
Paperback ISBN: 0877018537
A remarkable collection of flamboyant commercial graphic images dating from the formal debut of Art Deco in the 1920s to the more austere and refined designs of the 1930s. Introductory text conveys the context. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Hardcover ISBN: 0976224585
This book for a popular audience interested in design and responsible consumerism highlights products whose production, use, and disassembly adhere to standards of environmental sustainability. Artfully conceived color photographs are accompanied by seven essays from design journalists on the environmental accomplishments of Lego and American Apparel, the development of a urine-activated battery, the sustainable printing movement, and the recycled art of some selected individuals. "Green" designs for games, jewelry, interiors, and fashion are also featured with less text. Resources for further reading are included. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Essential Equipment for the Kitchen
A Sourcebook of the World's Best Designs
Paperback ISBN: 1847960545
"Essential Equipment for the Kitchen is a bible of stylish products for the kitchen, featuring everything from bread knives to ovens, cutlery, glasses, coffee pots and decanters. It is perfect for new home-owners, wedding lists, gift ideas, interior decorators, set designers, and anyone looking to equip their kitchen with perfect accessories. Featuring products from designers and brands across the globe, including Le Creuset, Smart Design, Cuisipro, Jasper Morrison, Jozeph Forakis, Marco Zanuso, Richard Sapper, Bally Design, and many more. Every item is a timeless, beautiful design that will last forever: promoting a green approach to buying once, for life."
Innovation in CD Packaging Design
Paperback ISBN: 2888930137
Now in Paperback! The best-selling CD-Art captures the finest CD cover and packaging design from around the world, and provides an international showcase of innovative work. This timely updated version of the original hardcover book looks at developments in the music industry today, and includes new work produced for the growing download and interactive market. The book looks at the ways in which designers excite the senses of sight and touch to create a fuller experience of a product more commonly associated with sound. Through a wealth of case studies, it shows how designers exploit the two- and three-dimensional qualities of CD packaging to create unique, collectable items. It explores not only the traditional elements of design-image, illustration, typography, and packaging-but also innovative materials. Case studies look at how artwork is selected, created, and applied to CD packages; how designers make the most of the standard dimensions for CD packages; and at the use of special formats, unusual materials, slipcases, etc.