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New Ornamental Type: Decorative Lettering in the Digital Age

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New Ornamental Type: Decorative Lettering in the Digital Age by Steven Heller
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"New Ornamental Type" presents a dazzling kaleidoscope of highly animated text and type samples across a broad spectrum of styles and effects. Psychedelia, Hip-Hop, Gothic, flowers, smoke, hair, electricity and monuments are just a few of the creative allusions in the hundreds of dramatic and intricate examples inspired by nature, history and just about anything that is visually expressive. The book begins with a historical outline of ornament and its evolution through the major creative periods from the beginnings of the 20th century to the present. The heart of the book contains hundreds of contemporary examples from around the world, organized into three sections, each with a brief essay introducing the background, influences and outstanding aspects of the graphic works.
Release date Australia
February 8th, 2010
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
360 illustrations, 272 in colour
Imprint
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Pages
192
Dimensions
261x258x24
ISBN-13
9780500515020
Product ID
3719661

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