August 28, 2019
September 4, 2019
Each of us will be selecting a single image for a class discussion about the essence of graphic design.
The image must epitomize the definition of graphic design and does not need to be from any era and does not need to be historical.
Email your image to me as an attachment and include a text description in the body of the email based on the criteria below.
A title for the image
The date/era the image was created
Why you like this particular image
What qualities about this image make it graphic design
Satin Island book jacket
I saw this image in a recent article about the designer, Peter Mendelsund. I have been familiar with his work for several years, but when I saw this image I realized how truly great he is.
The random, yet controlled layout, the knowledge of print production methods.