9783721201451

Grid Systems in Graphic Design/Raster Systeme Fur Die Visuele Gestaltung

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  • ISBN13:

    9783721201451

  • ISBN10:

    3721201450

  • Edition: Bilingual
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2001-10-01
  • Publisher: Arthur Niggli

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Summary

This book is suitable for those who work with automated text and image design. It shows examples of working correctly on a conceptual level. Exact directions for using all of the grid systems presented (8 to 32 grid fields) are given to the user. These c

Table of Contents

Foreword 7(2)
The book
9(1)
Grid and design philosophy
10(1)
The typographic grid
11(2)
What is the purpose of the grid?
13(2)
Sizes of paper
15(2)
The typographic measuring system
17(2)
Typeface alphabets
19(11)
Width of column
30(4)
Leading
34(5)
Margin proportions
39(3)
Page numbers
42(3)
Body and display faces
45(4)
Construction of the type area
49(8)
Construction of the grid
57(15)
Type and picture area with 8 grid fields
72(4)
Type and picture area with 20 grid fields
76(11)
Type and picture area with 32 grid fields
87(10)
The photograph in the grid system
97(2)
The illustration in the grid system
99(2)
Solid tint in the grid system
101(3)
Practical examples
104(29)
The grid system in corporate identity
133(8)
The grid in three-dimensional design
141(8)
Examples of exhibitions
149(9)
Systems of order in ancient and modern times
158(16)
Concluding remarks 174(1)
Bibliography 175(1)
List of artists 176

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