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Conceptual Drawings from the World's Most Influential Designers

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Format: Hardcover, 192 Pages
Item: 153075
ISBN: 9781592535217
Illustrations: 300
Size: 9.25 x 11.25
Published: May 1st 2009
Price: £24.99
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This book explores influential designers’ sketchbooks as a truer reflection of a designer’s thought processes, preoccupations, and problem-solving strategies than can be had by simply viewing finished projects. Highly personal and idiosyncratic, sketchbooks offer an arena for unstructured exploration, a space free from all budgetary and client constraints. Visually arresting objects in their own right, this book aims to elevate sketches from mere ephemera to important documents where the reader can glean valuable insight into the creative process, and apply it to their own practices. Featured designers include Ralph Caplan, Nigel Holmes, Chris Bigg, Eva Jiricna, Jason Munn, Gary Baseman, Marian Bantjes, and many others.

Timothy Ou2019Donnell is design director for Johnson & Johnsonu2019s Global Strategic Design Office; his previous posts include working with Vaughan Oliver in London and MTV in New York.
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