This innovative volume is the first to provide the design student, practitioner, and educator with an invaluable comprehensive reference of visual and narrative material that illustrates and evaluates the unique and important history surrounding graphic design and architecture. Graphic Design and Architecture, A 20th Century History closely examines the relationship between typography, image, symbolism, and the built environment by exploring principal themes, major technological developments, important manufacturers, and pioneering designers over the last 100 years. It is a complete resource that belongs on every designeras bookshelf.Initially, drivers purchased gasoline at a variety of venuesaliveries, repair shops, or general stores. They would pour the purchased gasoline into a bucket and then funnel it into their gas tank. ... By the 1930s, Phillips Petroleum and Texaco standardized the design of their service stations. ... automo- biles, speed, and new technologies; established a benchmark model for its competitors to copy; and generated an archetypal service station design that lasted well into the early 1960s.
|Title||:||Graphic Design and Architecture, A 20th Century History|
|Publisher||:||Rockport Publishers - 2012-11-01|