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  • Contemporary Japanese Posters Contemporary Japanese Posters

    Contemporary Japanese Posters

    $70.00
    This book brings together the best of Japanese graphic poster design—from the 1964 Tokyo Olympics to the creation of the Issey Miyake logo, and from the Osaka Expo to the official poster for the Pan-Pacific Design Congress. Japanese contemporary posters...
    $70.00
  • Space Between: The Modern Art in Korea Space Between: The Modern Art in Korea

    Space Between: The Modern Art in Korea

    $75.00
    In The Space Between, a generative period in Korean art between the traditional and the contemporary is illuminated comprehensively for the first time. After the centuries-long Joseon dynasty came 35 uninterrupted years of the Japanese colonial period...
    $75.00
  • Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime in Avant Garde Design Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime in Avant Garde Design

    Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime in Avant Garde Design

    $85.00
    With Vladimir Kagan’s death in 2016, the world of design lost one of its most celebrated practitioners. Pointed Leaf Press is honored to be reissuing, in its third edition: Vladimir Kagan: A Lifetime of Avant Garde Design. The new book, in addition to...
    $85.00
  • The Fashion Book: New Revised and Updated The Fashion Book: New Revised and Updated

    The Fashion Book: New Revised and Updated

    $59.95
    Phaidon's iconic global bestseller The Fashion Book takes a fresh look at the fashion world and the people who created and inspired it. Spanning almost 200 years, the entire fashion industry is represented: from designers to photographers, stylists, and...
    $59.95
  • From Type to Logo From Type to Logo

    From Type to Logo

    $49.95
    When it comes to building a brand, logo design is often one of the first few important steps in the creative journey. In addition to encapsulating what the business stands for and making an impactful first impression upon launch, it has to be instantly...
    $49.95
  • Josef Albers Late Modernism and Pedagogic Form Josef Albers Late Modernism and Pedagogic Form

    Josef Albers Late Modernism and Pedagogic Form

    $40.00
    An extraordinary teacher whose influence continues today, Josef Albers helped shape the Bauhaus school in Germany and established the art and design programs at Black Mountain College in North Carolina and Yale University. His books about color theory...
    $40.00
  • New Grammar of Ornament New Grammar of Ornament

    New Grammar of Ornament

    $45.00
    Ornaments are omnipresent: they can be found on buildings, fabrics, jewelry, tiles, ceramics and wallpaper. Scorned at the outset of the modern age, ornament has long since returned to architecture and influences design drafts as much as tattoo motifs...
    $45.00
  • Hay Hay

    Hay

    $59.95
    In 2002, husband and wife Rolf and Mette Hay founded their namesake company and forever changed how the world perceives Scandinavian design. Born from the duo's desire to make outstanding design available to all, HAY reimagines functional objects,...
    $59.95
  • House of Joy House of Joy

    House of Joy

    $60.00
    Whether it’s a micro-flat in Moscow, an apartment in Atlanta or a loft in London, a new wave of interiors projects have revealed that we are hungry for color and pattern. Crayon box color palettes, playful speckles, curving forms and graphic grids are...
    $60.00
  • Patterns Inside the Design Library Patterns Inside the Design Library

    Patterns Inside the Design Library

    $79.95
    An insider's guide to the world's largest archive of patterns and textiles, the source of inspiration for the globe's top designers. Every season, designers from fashion, home furnishings, textiles, graphic arts, and paper-product industries seek...
    $79.95
  •  Mid-Century Modern Furniture  Mid-Century Modern Furniture

    Mid-Century Modern Furniture

    $75.00
    From armchairs and chaises lounges to cabinets and nightstands, the period between the late 1930s and early 1970s was one of the most productive, inventive, and exciting eras for objects and furniture in the home. Following 1945, when postwar optimism...
    $75.00
  • Soft Electronics Soft Electronics

    Soft Electronics

    $60.00
    Soft Electronics explores a nostalgic and unique set of products from a very distinct time for design. The fascinating world of product design that emerged between the 1970s and 1990s symbolized the birth of a new age and human behavior. From...
    $60.00
  • Just Enough Design Just Enough Design

    Just Enough Design

    $16.95
    A Japanese designer offers a compelling alternative way to engage with our possessions, our history, our environment, and each other. The Japanese phrase "hodo-hodo" originates in ancient times. When contemporary designer Taku Satoh applies it to his...
    $16.95
  • 1000 Design Classics 1000 Design Classics

    1000 Design Classics

    $89.95
    Originating from the highly acclaimed and groundbreaking three-volume Phaidon Design Classics, this new book presents 1,000 of the world's greatest objects in one large-format volume - from everyday items by anonymous creators to lauded pieces by the...
    $89.95
  • What is Good Design? What is Good Design?

    What is Good Design?

    $24.99
    Good design is something we often recognize but can't express in words. This graphically delightful primer handily defines the seven characteristics of good design and shows why it matters. It is guaranteed to raise readers' Design IQ!This book by a...
    $24.99
  • American Furniture Anatomy American Furniture Anatomy

    American Furniture Anatomy

    $39.99
    This comprehensive yet highly browsable reference offers concise definitions, clear line drawings, and photographs of the elements and features that make up American furniture of all types. Written by an expert furniture maker and woodworker with...
    $39.99
  • Virgil Abloh Nike ICONS Virgil Abloh Nike ICONS

    Virgil Abloh. Nike. ICONS

    $80.00
    Bringing together all the greats—from Air Jordan 1 to Air Presto—Nike  and Virgil Abloh reinvent sneaker culture with the collaborative project  The Ten and redesign 10 sneaker icons. Experience engineering ingenuity and...
    $80.00
  • The Poster A Visual History The Poster A Visual History

    The Poster: A Visual History

    $65.00
    Even in the digital age, the printed poster has continued to be one of the most influential and well-loved ways of informing and entertaining audiences. A powerful means of mass communication, posters are an invaluable resource for understanding the time...
    $65.00
  • Logo Beginnings Logo Beginnings

    Logo Beginnings

    $80.00
    Countless global brands, including Rolex, BMW, Louis Vuitton, and the New York Yankees, still use logos that were designed over 100 years ago. Yet there has never been a monograph devoted to the origins of logo design. In the second half of the 19th...
    $80.00
  • Graphic Design The History 40th Edition Series Graphic Design The History 40th Edition Series

    Graphic Design: The History 40th Edition Series

    $30.00
    In this volume, Jens Müller traces 130 years of graphic design,  designers, and developments from the late 19th century through the economic boom after World War II until today. Year-by-year spreads are combined with in-depth features on dozens of...
    $30.00
  • Essential Eames Words and Pictures Essential Eames Words and Pictures

    Essential Eames: Words and Pictures

    $39.95
    Pairing words of design wisdom with classic works, Essential Eames encapsulates the duo's achievements. Charles and Ray Eames are among the most influential designers of the 20th century. Enthusiastic and tireless experimenters, this beloved...
    $39.95
  • Bruno Munari Square, Circle, Triangle Bruno Munari Square, Circle, Triangle

    Bruno Munari: Square, Circle, Triangle

    $29.95
    In the early 1960s Italian design legend Bruno Munari published his visual case studies on shapes: Circle, Square, and, a decade later, Triangle. Using examples from ancient Greece and Egypt, as well as works by Buckminster Fuller, Le Corbusier, and...
    $29.95
  • Logo Logo

    Logo

    $40.00
    This bestselling branding bible has provided graphic designers with an indispensable reference source for over a decade. Logo is now getting a revamp with the addition of over 300 new logos in this fully revised and updated edition.  This...
    $40.00
  • Disposable Skateboard Bible 10th Anniversary Edition Disposable Skateboard Bible 10th Anniversary Edition

    Disposable Skateboard Bible: 10th Anniversary Edition

    $45.00
    Now in its 10th printing, this book truly has become “the bible” of pre-millennium skateboard decks. The author's industry insider status allows him to guide readers through the culture and experience the art and the mania of the skate world with...
    $45.00
  • Black, Brown and Latinx Design Educators Black, Brown and Latinx Design Educators

    Black, Brown & Latinx Design Educators

    $24.95
    In Black, Brown + Latinx Design Educators, Kelly Walters collects twelve deeply personal interviews with graphic design educators of color who teach at colleges and universities across the United States and Canada. The book centers the unique narratives...
    $24.95
  • Anni and Josef Albers Equal and Unequal Anni and Josef Albers Equal and Unequal

    Anni and Josef Albers: Equal and Unequal

    $150.00
    Josef - painter, designer, and teacher - and Anni Albers - textile artist and printmaker - are among the twentieth century's most important abstract artists, and this is the first monograph to celebrate the rich creative output and beguiling relationship...
    $150.00
  • Designing Peace Building A Better Future Now Designing Peace Building A Better Future Now

    Designing Peace: Building A Better Future Now

    $45.00
    How design can help foster the conditions for global peace: an intersectional visual conversation between activists, designers, architects and theorists. How might we collectively put our creative forces together to envision a future we want to live in...
    $45.00
  • An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels

    An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels

    $24.95
    An Encyclopedia of Political Record Labels is a compendium of information about political music and radical cultural production. Focusing on vinyl records and the labels that released them, this groundbreaking book traces the parallel rise of social...
    $24.95
  • Natures Palette Natures Palette

    Nature's Palette

    $39.95
    A gorgeous expanded edition of Werner's Nomenclature of Colours, a landmark reference book on color and its origins in nature. First published in 1814, Werner's Nomenclature of Colours  is a taxonomically organized guide to color in the natural...
    $39.95
  • Designing Motherhood Designing Motherhood

    Designing Motherhood

    $44.95
    While birth often brings great joy, making babies  is a knotty enterprise. The designed objects that surround us when it  comes to menstruation, birth control, conception, pregnancy, childbirth, and early motherhood vary as oddly, messily, and...
    $44.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Communication Arts Typography January/February 2021 Philadelphia Museum of Art Communication Arts Typography January/February 2021

    Communication Arts Typography: January/February 2021

    $24.00
    Communication Arts Typography Annual 11 features the award-winning projects from their 11th Annual Typography Competition, plus in-depth profiles of Prague-based photographer Bet Orten, Portland, Oregon–based design firm OMFGCO, Brooklyn-based...
    $24.00
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art 100 Posters that Changed the World Philadelphia Museum of Art 100 Posters that Changed the World

    100 Posters that Changed the World

    $29.95
    This collection charts the history of poster design, from the time when paper was first affordable in the 18th century, through developments in print technology, to the more subtle visual communication of the 21st century. Along the way, it showcases the...
    $29.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Design is Storytelling Philadelphia Museum of Art Design is Storytelling

    Design is Storytelling

    $17.95
    Good design, like good storytelling, brings ideas to life. The latest book from award-winning writer Ellen Lupton is a playbook for creative thinking, showing designers how to use storytelling techniques to create satisfying graphics, products, services...
    $17.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art A Century of Color in Design Philadelphia Museum of Art A Century of Color in Design

    A Century of Color in Design

    $34.95
    The allure of color is time honored and undeniable, but its inspired use in product design is a relatively new development. More than a century ago the Bauhaus movement changed the use of color in design. After World War II, pigment-imbued molded...
    $34.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Milton Glaser Graphic Design Philadelphia Museum of Art Milton Glaser Graphic Design

    Milton Glaser: Graphic Design

    $45.00
    Milton Glaser: Graphic Design, perhaps the most famous book of its kind, explores the early decades of America’s pre-eminent graphic artist. Glaser’s work ranges from the psychedelic Bob Dylan poster to book and record covers; from store and restaurant...
    $45.00
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Dieter Rams Less but Better Philadelphia Museum of Art Dieter Rams Less but Better

    Dieter Rams: Less but Better

    $40.00
    Few product designs have the staying power of creations by Dieter Rams.  Almost everything produced by the most influential designer of the twentieth century is today considered a classic. This new and revised edition...
    $40.00
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Design for Children Philadelphia Museum of Art Design for Children

    Design for Children

    $59.95
    Design for Children, a must-have book for all style-conscious  and design-savvy readers, documents the evolution of design for babies, toddlers, and beyond. The book spotlights more than 450 beautiful, creative, stylish, and clever examples of...
    $59.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Pencils You Should Know Philadelphia Museum of Art Pencils You Should Know

    Pencils You Should Know

    $16.95
    This a great book for pencil collectors, admirers, historians, artists, writers—anyone who gets excited about the new Palomino Blackwing, the Philadelphia Museum of Art exclusive Diana pencil for example, or a perfectly sharpened No. 2 Ticonderoga ...
    $16.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art The Design Book Mini Edition Philadelphia Museum of Art The Design Book Mini Edition

    The Design Book: Mini Edition

    $19.95
    From the paperclip to the Eames Lounge Chair, the hundreds of everyday  objects included in The Design Book span the last five centuries and  shape our society in indelible ways. This extraordinary collection  includes classic pieces by...
    $19.95
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Fewer, Better Things Philadelphia Museum of Art Fewer, Better Things

    Fewer, Better Things

    $27.00
    Curator and scholar Glenn Adamson opens Fewer, Better Things by contrasting his beloved childhood teddy bear to the smartphones and digital tablets children have today. He laments that many children and adults are losing touch with the material objects...
    $27.00
  • On Sale
    Front cover of the "Designs For Different Futures" Exhibition Catalog Interior of the "Designs For Different Futures" Exhibition Catalog

    Designs For Different Futures

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    Designs for Different Futures records the concrete ideas and abstract dreams of designers, artists, academics, and scientists exploring how design might reframe our futures, socially, ethically, and aesthetically. Encompassing nearly one hundred...
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  • Front cover of the book "Mr. Waffles Loves Design" Interior of the book "Mr. Waffles Loves Design"

    Mr. Waffles Loves Design

    $24.95
    By Lisa Roberts At four months old Mr. Waffles was rescued from a shelter by a family who collects contemporary design. Luckily for everyone involved - Mr. Waffles Loves Design! Take a tour through a history of design with this very smart and curious cat...
    $24.95
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    Front cover of the book "Off The Wall: American Art To Wear" Interior page of the book "Off The Wall: American Art To Wear"

    Off The Wall: American Art To Wear

    Now: $22.50
    Was: $45.00
    Edited by Dilys E. Blum with essays by Dilys E. Blum and Mary Schoeser, and a contribution by Julie Schafler Dale This is the first publication to consider art to wear, also known as wearable art, as a discrete American movement that mirrored the...
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    Was: $45.00
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    Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion

    Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion

    Now: $6.00
    Was: $12.00
    By Kathryn Hiesinger and Patrik Schumacher Pritzker Prize–winning architect Zaha Hadid, known internationally for her radically innovative buildings, has designed furniture and objects since the beginning of her professional practice. This lesser-known...
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    Was: $12.00
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    Cover of the book "Roberto Capucci: Art Into Fashion" Interior of the book "Roberto Capucci: Art Into Fashion"

    Roberto Capucci: Art Into Fashion

    Now: $19.98
    Was: $39.95
    By Dilys E. Blum Italian couturier Roberto Capucci (born 1930) is revered by contemporary fashion designers for his innovative silhouettes and masterful use of color and materials. Capucci refers to his creations as "studies in form" and draws...
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  • Cover of the book "Kantha: The Embroidered Quilts Of Bengal" Interior of the book "Kantha: The Embroidered Quilts Of Bengal"

    Kantha: The Embroidered Quilts Of Bengal

    $45.00
    Darielle Mason (Author) with essays by Pika Ghosh, Katherine Hacker, Darielle Mason, Anne Peranteau, and Niaz Zaman This first book-length study on kantha published outside of South Asia focuses on two premier collections.  One assembled by the...
    $45.00
  • Cover of the book "The Art Of Japanese Craft: 1875 To The Present" Back of the book "The Art Of Japanese Craft: 1875 To The Present"

    The Art Of Japanese Craft: 1875 To The Present

    $12.00
    Felice Fischer (Author) From Japan’s first forays onto the international stage of world’s fairs in the late nineteenth century to the dynamic creativity of the 1920s and 1930s, and from the heady post–World War II period to the present day, Japanese...
    $12.00