Cool Type

By: Drate, Spencer

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A "Times"-less showcase of cutting-edge work from 44 leading type designers.

The flourishing of small type foundries has created a newfound interest in how contemporary typefaces can be used in actual designs. Cool Type shows how it's done through the provocative work of some of today's best type designers.
-- contains innovative designs from Chip Kidd, Fred Woodward, Bruce Mau, Why Not Associates and 40 other modern type artists
-- features a foreword from Carlos Segura and an afterword from Rick Valicenti, designers who have helped set the pace for modern American typography
-- includes bios, designs that show typefaces in action, and information on how the typeface in each piece was created or manipulated
-- complete with a directory of where to buy the featured typefaces

Title: Cool Type

Author Name: Drate, Spencer

Categories: Warehouse - P3,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A., Adams Media: 1997

ISBN Number: 0891347283

ISBN Number 13: 9780891347286

Binding: HC

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 027745

Description: 0891347283 VG/G+; dj torn 1/4"; heavy book: postage may be higher than indicated; oversized, colour art throughout

Keywords: PRINTING SPECIMENS TYPE FOUNDING ART TYPOGRAPHY TECHNOLOGY GENERAL