Февраль - Апрель 2017 / February - April 2017
1480. Aaron Marks
The Complete guide to game audio: for composers, musicians, sound designers, and game developers
Whether trying to land that first big gig or working to perfect the necessary skills to fill a game world with sound, Aaron Marks’ Complete Guide to Game Audio 3rd edition will teach the reader everything they need to know about the audio side of the multimillion dollar video game industry.
1481. Richard Clodfelter
Retail buying: from Basics to Fashion
NY Fairchild Books
This comprehensive book provides students with the skills and savvy needed to become a successful buyer in any area of retail. Its simple and straightforward approach presents step-by-step instructions for typical buying tasks, such as identifying and understanding potential customers, creating a six-month merchandising plan, and developing sales forecasts.
1482. William D'Arienzo
Brand Management strategies
NY Fairchild Books
As global economies grow and the cost of doing business increases, the brand is the pre-eminent business asset needed for success in global business development. Brand Management Strategies: Luxury and Mass Markets presents the brand experience on a market continuum from mass market to luxury, using diverse examples.
1483. Heather Hedden
The Accidental Taxonomist: Second Edition
The Accidental Taxonomist is the most comprehensive guide available to the art and science of building information taxonomies. Heather Hedden—a leading taxonomy expert and instructor—walks readers through the process, displaying her trademark ability to present highly technical information in straightforward, comprehensible English.
1484. ITIL Practitioner guidance
ITIL® Practitioner Guidance is the essential reference text which accompanies the ITIL Practitioner qualification. Fully integrated with the ITIL Practitioner syllabus, this publication is also a practical guide that helps IT service management (ITSM) professionals turn ITIL theory into practice through case studies, worksheets, templates and scenarios.
1485. Scott Robertson
How to draw: drawing and sketching objects and environments from your imagination
Design Studio Press
How to Draw is for artists, architects and designers. It is useful to the novice, the student and the professional. You will learn how to draw any object or environment from your imagination, starting with the most basic perspective drawing skills.
1486. Юрий Герчук
История графики и искусства книги
Пособие посвящено двум самостоятельным, но тесно сплетенным друг с другом темам: историческому развитию графических искусств и эволюции книги как синтетического художественного произведения. Для студентов учебных заведений, готовящих художников-полиграфистов и графиков, а также всех, интересующихся историей искусств.
1487. Steven Cohen
Avid Agility: Working Faster and More Intuitively with Avid Media Composer, Third Edition
Filled with hundreds of techniques and profusely illustrated in color, it will help you discover new ways to use the system and do things you didn't know were possible. For advanced editors, it contains in-depth, easy-to-read material on critical subjects that are often glossed over.
1488. Penelope Curtis
Modern British Sculpture
Royal Academy of Arts
From Jacob Epstein to Sarah Lucas, this magnificent book explores sculpture in Britain over the last 130 years. Including works by varied artists such as Frederic Lord Leighton, Alfred Gilbert, Eric Gill, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Anthony Caro, Richard Long, and Damien Hirst, the book highlights the dialogues between British and international sculpture.
1489. Miguel Hebrero
Fashion Buying and Merchandising: From mass-market to luxury retail
We take you on a journey from concept to runway to rack. We pull back the veil and reveal the complexities and demands of a fashion organization from the view of a buyer or merchandiser. This includes exploration of a buyer's challenging role and the rich, analytical role of a merchandiser.
1490. Nick Brooks
Advanced Mouldmaking and Casting
The scope and potential of mouldmaking and casting is fascinating, and makes it one of the most exciting processes available to today's craftsmen. Its opportunities have been developed and expanded further by a range of new methods and materials only recently made available to the domestic market.
1491. Nick Brooks
Mouldmaking and Casting
Mouldmaking and Casting is a manual of the many techniques of this ancient craft and art form. With step-by-step illustrations, it explains the materials required and the processes involved to create reproductions of a range of pieces. The book covers traditional techniques as well as today’s more advanced technical methods.
1492. David Currell
Making and Manipulating Marionettes
Making and Manipulating Marionettes is a superb guide to a craft and performance art that has fascinated audiences for over 2,000 years. Handsomely illustrated throughout, it presents precise instructions for the making of marionettes, both for plays and for acts in the variety tradition.
1493. Ian Dawson
Making contemporary sculpture
Sculpture has never been more exciting; gallery goers flock to see artworks that demand attention and dominate space. But how is this work made? This book gives a rare insight into the contemporary artist. Through interviews with leading artists, Ian Dawson describes what it is like to make some of the most exciting contemporary art of today.
1494. John Fernie
Fashion Logistics: Insights Into the Fashion Retail Supply Chain
Looking at responsible fashion retailing and cost-effective supply chain management, Fashion Logistics examines the early growth and changes in the fashion industry, leading up to the drivers of change in today's market. The book covers international sourcing, merchandising, planning and forecasting, business models, operating strategies, and design distribution models.
1495. Brian Hill
Silversmithing: A Contemporary Guide to Making
As well as promoting the traditional origins of handmaking craft skills, this lavish book explains the latest techniques and opportunities that exist for today's designer silversmith. Written by two experienced designer craftsmen, this book takes a fresh and exciting approach by converting craft theory into visual language that informs, educates, and inspires you to try a new technique, extend your skills, and develop your own personal direction.
1496. Colin Winslow
The Handbook of Model-making for Set Designers
From the most basic cutting and assembling methods to advanced painting, texturing, and finishing techniques, this invaluable guide covers every aspect of producing models for stage sets. Useful hints on producing a range of different models—including buildings and structures, organic elements such as trees and bushes, and furniture—are provided along with helpful illustrated step-by-step instructions.
1497. Colin Winslow
The Handbook of Set Design
The Handbook of Set Design is a comprehensive guide to designing scenery of all kinds for a wide variety of stages, large and small. From concept to final dress rehearsal and performance, it takes you through the practical process of turning initial ideas and sketches into final sets that enhance the audience’s understanding of the play as well as providing a memorable experience in their own right.
1498. Walker Evans
American Photographs: Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Edition
More than any other artist, Walker Evans invented the images of essential America that we have long since accepted as fact, and his work has influenced not only modern photography but also literature, film and visual arts in other mediums. The original edition of American Photographs was a carefully prepared letterpress production, published by The Museum of Modern Art in 1938 to accompany an exhibition of photographs by Evans that captured scenes of America in the early 1930s.
1499. Jost Hochuli
Printed Matter, Mainly Books
Known for his innovative book design and typographic style, Jost Hochuli stands out as one of the most admired mid-20th-century Swiss graphic designers. Working since 1959, Hochuli has created an impressive archive of aggressive book designs and experimental graphic work using wood and linoleum cut typography.
1500. Jens Hoffmann
Show Time: The 50 Most Influential Exhibitions of Contemporary Art
This monumental new book explores the recent history of exhibition-making, looking at the radical shifts that have taken place in the practice of curating contemporary art over the last 20 years. Tracing a history of curating through its most innovative shows, renowned curator Jens Hoffmann selects the 50 key exhibitions that have most significantly shaped the practice of both artists and curators.
1501. Ruari McLean
Manual of Typography
Thames & Hudson
This book tackles the implications for designers of the typesetting revolution. Written with an infectious zest and enthusiasm, it is sure to become the budding typographer's basic reference book.
1502. Ted Polhemus
Streetstyle: From Sidewalk to Catwalk
Thames & Hudson
This is an up-beat look at street fashion from 1940 to today, celebrating some 40 different styletribes, which will accompany a major exhibition on Streetstyle at the Victoria and Albert Museum in November 1994. We see how the styletribes interweave and evolve - the American Modernists of the early 1950s living on in the English Mods of the early 1960s, who became the Hard Mods, then the Skinheads, then the Ois!; while the 1950s Folkies became first the 1970s Hippies and then the New Age Travellers of the 1980s and 1990s.
1503. Richard Barnett
The Sick Rose: Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration
Thames & Hudson
The Sick Rose is a visual tour through the golden age of medical illustration. The nineteenth century experienced an explosion of epidemics such as cholera and diphtheria, driven by industrialization, urbanization and poor hygiene. In this pre-color-photography era, accurate images were relied upon to teach students and aid diagnosis.
1504. Marcus Binney
Thames & Hudson
There has never been a designer quite like Anouska Hempel. With the sheer creativity of her work, its originality, its awe-inspiring ambition – and its lasting influence - few contemporary designers approach her importance. This book is a first: it is both a breathtaking exploration of her achievement; and an authoritative insight into how this entirely original designer works.
1505. William Tucker
The Language of Sculpture: With 155 Illustrations
Thames & Hudson
In this illuminating survey, one of Britain's ablest and most articulate sculptors gives an artist's view of what really happened when, in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, sculpture re-emerged from centuries of semi-eclipse. Illustrated with black and white photographs.
1506. Joyce Yee
Design Transitions: Inspiring Stories. Global Viewpoints. How Design is Changing
The Netherlands BIS Publishers
Discover where design practice is today – and where it will take us in the future. Design Transitions presents 42 unique and insightful stories of how design is changing around the world. Twelve countries are represented from the perspectives of three different communities: design agencies, organizations embedding design; and design academics.
1507. Holly Becker
Decorate With Flowers: Creative Arrangements, Styling Inspiration, Container Projects, Design Tips
Jacqui Small LLP
In this gorgeous and unique book, Decorate author Holly Becker teams up with stylist Leslie Shewring to offer practical know-how and colorful inspiration for decorating the home with florals. Beginning with the basics of flower arranging and progressing on to decorating ideas for a range of styles—such as vintage, eclectic, and modern.
1508. Holly Becker
Decorate for a Party: Stylish and Simple Ideas for Meaningful Gatherings
Jacqui Small LLP
Decorate for a Party is a stunning sourcebook packed with decorating tips and techniques that will ignite your creativity. Whether you are planning a significant celebration or a simple dinner with friends, Holly and Leslie provide creative ideas for every occasion.
1509. Ariella Chezar
The Flower Workshop: Lessons in Arranging Blooms, Branches, Fruits, and Foraged Materials
Ten Speed Press
Written by a celebrated floral designer and lavishly illustrated with full-color photography, this book not only provides step-by-step instructions for 50 stunning floral projects from simple to spectacular, but also equips readers with the skills to customize arrangements at home.
1510. Richard Williams
The Animator's Survival Kit: A Manual of Methods, Principles and Formulas for Classical, Computer, Games, Stop Motion and Internet Animators
Animation is one of the hottest areas of filmmaking today--and the master animator who bridges the old generation and the new is Richard Williams. During his fifty years in the business, Williams has been one of the true innovators, winning three Academy Awards and serving as the link between Disney's golden age of animation by hand and the new computer animation exemplified by Toy Story.
1511. Tracey Miller-Zarneke
The Art of How to Train Your Dragon
This official illustrated tie-in book showcases over 350 spectacular images from the DreamWorks Animation feature film, based on Cressida Cowell's popular children's book. How to Train Your Dragon is the story of a scrawny teenaged Viking, Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third, who lives on the island of Berk in the North Sea.
1512. Linda Sunshine
The Art of How to Train Your Dragon 2
Filled with more than 300 images, the official illustrated tie-in to the second chapter of the DreamWorks Animation critically acclaimed Academy Award® nominated How to Train Your Dragon trilogy is based on the characters in Cressida Cowell’s bestselling series and features an introduction by the voice of Stoick the Vast, Gerard Butler.
1513. Tara Bennett
The Art of Epic
From 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios, the creators of Ice Age and Rio, Epic tells the story of an ongoing battle deep in the forest between the forces of good and the forces of evil. When a teenage girl finds herself magically transported into this secret universe, she must band together with a rag-tag team of fun and whimsical characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
1514. Raymond Queneau
Exercises in Style
The plot of Exercises in Style is simple: a man gets into an argument with another passenger on a bus. However, this anecdote is told 99 more times, each in a radically different style, as a sonnet, an opera, in slang, and with many more permutations. This virtuoso set of variations is a linguistic rust-remover, and a guide to literary forms.
1515. Vito Acconci
Vito Acconci: Diary of a Body 1969-1973
Between 1969 and 1973, Vito Acconci's creative output was focused on body pieces and performances, many of them seminal works now firmly lodged in the art historical canon of the time. Whether he was transforming space by masturbating under a platform extension of the gallery floor or transforming the body by tucking his genitals between his legs, Acconci promoted a radical, corporeal method of working with the human presence that has remained relevant in these less performative times.
1516. Kimberly Elam
Geometry of Design, Revised and Updated (Design Briefs)
Princeton Architectural Press
At last, a mathematical explanation of how art works presented in a manner we can all understand. Kimberly Elam takes the reader on a geometrical journey, lending insight and coherence to the design process by exploring the visual relationships that have foundations in mathematics as well as the essential qualities of life.
1517. Carma Gorman
The Industrial Design Reader
With input from a diverse range of industry experts/designers, theorists, critics, historians, and curators, this anthology is the first to focus exclusively on the history of industrial design. This pioneering guide traces the entire history of industrial design, industrialization, and mass production from 1850 until today.
1518. Rob Thompson
Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production (The Manufacturing Guides)
Thames & Hudson
Describes 35 ecologically sound materials and processes. This book is an essential reference for understanding the environmental impact of materials, manufacturing processes, and product life cycles, and is also a guide on how to select and use them in an intelligent way. It includes in-depth analysis of fifteen materials, fourteen processes, and six production life cycles, supplemented by specially commissioned photographs and diagrams. 500+ color illustrations.
1519. Стефани Хоппен
Портьеры в интерьере. Работы лучших современных дизайнеров
Уроки мастерства, преподанные более чем тридцатью ведущими мировыми дизайнерами штор, такими как Жак Гарсия, Нина Кэмпбем, Дэвид Коллинз и Тэсса Кеннеди, делают эту книгу законодательницей модного вкуса в области оформления окон в XXI веке.