Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading

Carmen Perez Published on 6/26/2018


1. John Man
The Gutenberg Revolution: How Printing Changed the Course of History
Transworld Publishers Ltd, London
, 2009.

2. Cheung Victor, Print matters
The cutting edge of print
Victionary, Hong Kong, 2015

3. Williamson Caspar, Low tech print
Contemporary handmade printing
Laurence King Publishing, Londra, 2013

4. David Jury
Letterpress: The Allure of the handmade
Rotovision, Brighton, 2011

5. Bill Fick and Beth Grabovski
Printmaking: A Complete Guide to Materials & Processes
Laurence King Publishing, Londra, 2013



1. Simon Garfield
Just My Type: a book about Fonts
Profile Books, London, 2011.

2. Ellen Lupton
Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students
Princeton Architectural Press, New York, 2014.

3. Robert Bringhurst
The Elements of Typographic Style
Hartley & Marks Publishers, Canada, 2001.

4. Steven Heller, Gail Anderson
The Typography Idea Book: Inspiration from 50 Masters
Laurence King Pub, London, 2016.

5. Steven Heller, Lita Talarico
Typography Sketchbooks: Steven Heller and Lita Talarico
Thames & Hudson, London, 2012.

6. Emil Ruder
Typographie: A Manual of Design, Verlag Niggli AG
Salenstein, 1967.

7. Jessica Hische
In Progress: See Inside a Lettering Artist’s Sketchbook and Process, from Pencil to Vector
Chronicle Books Llc, San Francisco, 2015.

8. Martina Flor
The Golden Secrets of Lettering: Letter Design from First Sketch to Final Artwork
Princeton Architectural Pr, New York, 2016.

9. Joseph Muller-Brockmann
Grid Systems in Graphic Design/Raster Systeme Fur Die Visuele Gestaltung
Arthur Niggli, Salenstein, 1999.

10. Timothy Samara
Making and Breaking the Grid: A Graphic Design Layout Workshop
Rockport Publishing, Beverly, 2017.

11. Michael Bierut
How to Use Graphic Design to Sell Things, Explain Things, Make Things Look Better, Make People Laugh, Make People Cry, and (Every Once in a While) Change the World
Thames & Hudson Ltd, London, 2015.

12. Adrian Shaughnessy
How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul
Laurence King Publishing, London,

13. Niemann, Christoph and Blechman, Nicholas
SIZ Industria Grafica, Campagnola di Zevio (Verona), 2017

14. Niemann, Christoph
Sunday Sketching
Abrams, New York, 2016

15. Ruben Pater
The Politics of Design: A (Not So) Global Design Manual for Visual Communication
BIS Publishers, Amsterdam, 2016

16. Richard Hollis
Graphic Design: A Concise History (World of Art)
Thames and Hudson, London, 2001

17. Robert Bringhurst
The Elements of Typographic Style: Version
Hartley & Marks Publisher, Dublin, 2002

18. Paul McNeil
The Visual History of Type Hardcover
Laurence King Publishing, London, 2017

19. Meggs Philip B., Purvis Alston W.
Meggs’ History of Graphic Design
New Jersey, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, 1998

20. Ambrose, P. Harris
Basics Design 01: Format
Paperback, Springfield, 2012

21. Massimo Vignelli
The Vignelli Canon
Postmedia Books, Milano, 2012

22. Gavin Ambrose, Paul Harris
The Layout Book
AVA Publishing, London, 2017