Design History

Design: History [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at April 12, 2016
Design: History [Repost]

Design: History, Theory and Practice of Product Design by Bernhard E. Bürdek
English | 8 Apr. 2005 | ISBN: 3764370297 | 479Pages | PDF | 16 MB

Design today is a global instrument. Bernhard Bürdek traces the progress of design from its beginnings in the late 19th century, through the most significant movements of the 20th century up to those recent developments in biological engineering which will shape the 21st century.
U.S. Amphibious Ships and Craft: An Illustrated Design History (Repost)

Norman Friedman - U.S. Amphibious Ships and Craft: An Illustrated Design History
Naval Institute Press | 2002 | ISBN: 1557502501 | English | 524 Pages | PDF | 73.86 MB
Lynda - Foundations of Graphic Design History: The Arts and Crafts Movement

Lynda - Foundations of Graphic Design History: The Arts and Crafts Movement
Size: 795MB | Duration: 1h 30m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280x720 30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Level: Intermediate | Language: English

Learning about graphic design concepts and approaches of the past can help inform and inspire your work in the present. This is the premise of Foundations of Graphic Design History, a series aimed at designers, artists, and anyone else who wants to understand the history of design. In this installment, Sean Adams focuses on Arts and Crafts, a movement defined by a reaction against the industrial age and Victorian excess, and a renewed focus on the handmade.

The Design History Reader  

Posted by bookwarrior at April 20, 2015
The Design History Reader

The Design History Reader By Grace Lees-Maffei
2010 | 562 Pages | ISBN: 1847883893 , 1847883885 | PDF | 19 MB

Footbridges: Construction, Design, History (Repost)  

Posted by Maroutan at March 9, 2015
Footbridges: Construction, Design, History (Repost)

Footbridges: Construction, Design, History - Ursula Baus & Mike Schlaich & Wilfried Dechau
English | 2007 | 255 Pages | ISBN: 3764381396 | PDF | 54.84 MB

Bridges have become a focus of increased attention and awareness in the last ten years as highly visible elements that define the urban and nonurban landscape. This book contains detailed presentations of some sixty-five bridges from ten European countries, with text, comprehensive and detail plans, and photographs taken especially for the volume.

Lynda - Foundations of Graphic Design History  

Posted by U.N.Owen at Nov. 17, 2014
Lynda - Foundations of Graphic Design History

Lynda - Foundations of Graphic Design History | 1.74GB
Duration: 2h 16m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280x720 30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch
Genre: eLearning | Level: Beginner | Language: English

The history of graphic design is a history of cultural expression, reflecting not only what people thought during a given time period, but also how they felt. Whether you're curious about the development of design or are seeking inspiration for your own creations, expand your visual vocabulary in this comprehensive introduction to graphic design history. Sean Adams, who managed the AIGA historical archives—the largest collection of graphic design history in the world—focuses on the hows and whys of each design movement, detailing the development and evolution of specific styles, techniques, and genres.

Global Design History (repost)  

Posted by Veslefrikk at Oct. 28, 2014
Global Design History (repost)

Glenn Adamson, Giorgio Riello and Sarah Teasley, "Global Design History"
2011 | ISBN: 0415572878, 0415572851 | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB

U.S. Amphibious Ships and Craft: An Illustrated Design History  

Posted by Димарик at July 10, 2013
U.S. Amphibious Ships and Craft: An Illustrated Design History

U.S. Amphibious Ships and Craft: An Illustrated Design History
2002 | ISBN: 1557502501 | English | 524 Pages | PDF | 74 MB


Global Design History (repost)  

Posted by libr at Dec. 10, 2012
Global Design History (repost)

Glenn Adamson, Giorgio Riello and Sarah Teasley, "Global Design History"
2011 | ISBN: 0415572878, 0415572851 | 240 pages | PDF | 2,9 MB

Globalism is often discussed using abstract terms, such as ‘networks’ or ‘flows’ and usually in relation to recent history. Global Design History moves us past this limited view of globalism, broadening our sense of this key term in history and theory.

U.S. Small Combatants (An Illustrated Design History)  

Posted by Димарик at July 5, 2012
U.S. Small Combatants (An Illustrated Design History)

U.S. Small Combatants (An Illustrated Design History)
Naval Institute Press | 1987 | ISBN: 0870217135 | English | 529 Pages | PDF | 280 MB