This visual survey of graphic design styles through the ages from Steven Heller is an essential resource for designers, art and design students, and art lovers. With more than 700 illustrations provided by Seymour Chwast, it is the only wide-ranging history of graphic design to be completely visual, and many readers treasure it for its amazing trove of images. This new edition has been brought up to date with a new section that encompasses trends from the last decade.
Published by Harry N. Abrams in 2018. Paperback, measures 11.5 x 8.8 inches, 296 pages. ISBN 9781419732362.
Steven Heller is the co-chair of the School of Visual Arts MFA Design / Designer as Entrepreneur program. He has authored and edited more than 190 books on graphic design, editorial illustration, and political art.
Seymour Chwast is an American graphic designer known for his diverse body of work and lasting influence on American graphic design. He co-founded Push Pin Studios with Milton Glaser in 1954 and has continued to run the practice as The Pushpin Group since 1985. He was honored with the AIGA Gold Medal in 1985, and his work is showcased in numerous museums worldwide.