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Heller, Steven

Overview
Works: 458 works in 1,438 publications in 3 languages and 63,291 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  Pictorial works  Miscellanea 
Roles: Editor, Commentator, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Creator, Interviewer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: NC998, 741.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steven Heller
Becoming a graphic designer a guide to careers in design by Steven Heller ( Book )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 2,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here is the completely updated guide to today's graphic design careers-a clear and concise survey of the design field, from major design industries to design disciplines. Filled with interviews and advice from leading designers, it covers interactive design, information design, motion, educational training, portfolio preparation, getting a job, and much more: magazine design; advertising book design; corporate identity; film titles; tv graphics; interactive design; environmental design; web design; education; type design; motion; graphics information; graphics package design; record design. Becoming a Graphic Designer provides a comprehensive survey of the graphic design market, including complete coverage of print and electronic media and the evolving digital design disciplines that offer today's most sought-after jobs
Design literacy understanding graphic design by Steven Heller ( )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although created to fulfill ephemeral needs, great works of graphic design often become memorable cultural icons representing the times and places of their origins. Design Literacy presents ninety-three "object lessons," specific histories examining the contexts in which well-known, unknown, and anonymous works have made decisive contributions to the evolution of graphic design. Steven Heller and Karen Pomeroy create a mosaic of design stories that offer a series of valuable lessons in how design works and an engaging history of graphic design from the late nineteenth century to the present. Tracing the development of each work, Heller and Pomeroy explain its role in design history and how it relates to the cultural milieu from which it emerged. Design Literacy is a quick remedy for designers and students of design suffering from a diet of too much "eye candy" and hungry to understand the forces at work behind the visual power of great works of graphic design
The education of a graphic designer by Steven Heller ( )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Completely updated, this compelling collection of essays, interviews, and course syllabi is the ideal tool to help teachers and students keep up in the rapidly changing field of graphic design. Contributors, including Milton Glaser, Lou Danziger, Jessica Helfand, Paula Scher, Maud Lavin, Armin Vit, and Marty Newmeier, offer original theories and proposals on design education concerns. Personal anecdotes from these stars about their own education, their mentors, and their students make this an entertaining and illuminating idea book
The education of a comics artist visual narrative in cartoons, graphic novels, and beyond ( )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dooley (writer and contributing editor to PRINT magazine) and Heller (art director of the New York Times Book Review) collect interviews with and contributions from prominent comics artists, along with others that study the medium, in an anthology designed to be of use in an art school class dedicated to the broad range of the field of comic art
The education of a typographer by Steven Heller ( )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploring the methods for teaching and learning typography, this book features more than 40 essays from top experts and educators in typography today. These essays run the gamut from introducing the themes of type and typography to various complex and rare strategies for learning
Graphic style : from Victorian to post-modern by Steven Heller ( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and German and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coverage ranges from fine art to ephemera
Looking closer 5 by Michael Bierut ( )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The final installment in this acclaimed series offers astute and controversial discussions on contemporary graphic design from 2001 to 2005. This collection of essays takes stock of the quality and profundity of graphic design writing published in professional and general interest design magazines, as well as on blogs and Internet journals. Prominent contributors include Milton Glaser, Maud Lavin, Ellen Lupton, Victor Margolin, Mr. Keedy, David Jury, Alice Twemlow, Steven Heller, Jessica Helfand, William Drenttel, Michael Bierut, Michael Dooley, Nick Curry, Emily King, and more. Among th
Art against war : 400 years of protest in art by D. J. R Bruckner ( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red scared! : the commie menace in propaganda and pop culture by Michael Barson ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Red Scared! reproduces the books, films, magazines, posters, games, and other media that trumpeted the Commie threat. Vivid renditions in pulp novels and films of menacing Commie commissars and evil, anti-Capitalist militarists haunted governmental crackdowns on suspected spy rings and the notorious McCarthy years." "Red Scared! offers valuable lessons from the vault on how to identify Communists, media reports on the jolly side of Stalin, guidelines for bomb shelter chic, and much more. As they did in their other lively pop-culture histories, Teenage Confidential and Wedding Bell Blues, Michael Barson and Steven Heller once again bring the nearly forgotten details of American culture into full relief with Red Scared!"--BOOK JACKET
Graphic design in America : a visual language history ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Rand by Steven Heller ( Book )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Paul Rand (1914-96) was a pioneering figure in American graphic design. Adopting what he called a 'problem solving' approach to design, he drew on the ideas of European avant-garde art movements, such as Cubism, Constructivism and De Stijl, and synthesized them to produce his own distinctive graphic language." "Rand's career spanned almost seven decades and numerous chapters of design history. His own books are solidly thematic, whereas this definitive collection of his key published and proposed works is medium-driven. It explores the full range of his advertising, publishing and corporate identity work." "This detailed survey marks the first complete retrospective of Rand's powerful body of work."--BOOK JACKET
Jules Feiffer's America, from Eisenhower to Reagan by Jules Feiffer ( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The swastika : symbol beyond redemption? by Steven Heller ( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies people's opinions of the image of the swastika and discuses how the symbol has come to mean different things to different people in the years since World War II
Graphic design history ( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Culled from obscure, hard-to-find sources, the writings in this collection provide a resource for students, teachers, scholars, and practitioners of graphic design."--BOOK JACKET
Inside the business of illustration by Steven Heller ( )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His guide to the ins and outs of today's dynamic illustration business tells budding illustrators everything that their teacher didn't know or their art director didn't tell them. Using an entertaining, running narrative format to look at key concerns every illustrator must face today, this book covers finding one's unique style and establishing a balance between art and commerce; tackling issues of authorship and promotion; and more. In-depth perspectives are offered by illustrators, art directors, and art buyers from various industries and professional levels on such issues as quality, price
Innovators of American illustration ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euro deco : graphic design between the wars by Steven Heller ( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A wide-ranging compilation of Art Deco graphics from six European countries, Euro Deco assembles a wealth of alluring and sophisticated design. Collecting the best of their popular and inspirational series on international Deco (also known as Art Moderne), Steven Heller and Louise Fili gather thousands of exemplary samples of design and illustration from posters, packaging, magazines, advertisements, menus, and many more sources. With sections featuring more than 2000 samples of graphic ephemera from France, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, Italy, and the Netherlands, Euro Deco is a key reference work for designers and aesthetes alike."--BOOK JACKET
Jackets required by Steven Heller ( Book )
12 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An illustrated history of American book jacket design, 1920-1950" - cover
Pop : how graphic design shapes popular culture by Steven Heller ( Book )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overview: How do popular culture and graphic design influence one another? What are the goals of design? Are they to sell? To package? To entertain? The answers to these questions are complicated and are intimately tied to the effect design has on the overall culture. POP is the first book to analyze the role of graphic design in the broader culture, as well as the impact of design on other art and entertainment forms, from album covers to baseball stadiums. Author Steven Heller addresses such subjects as: pop icons; viral and guerilla advertising; political satire; history of Interview, Monocle, Mad, and other magazines; illusionism and three-dimensional design; art for art's sake; design vs decoration; return of hand lettering; art for the masses. POP spans over 150 years during which popular culture has influenced mass perception and behavior. Illustrated by more than fifty images, POP is sure to inspire both aspiring and experienced designers
Design literacy (continued) : understanding graphic design by Steven Heller ( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Author Steven Heller continues his engaging exploration of the significance and histories of various objects of design and their impact on both the particular and broader cultural environments in which they exist. Grouped into the collective themes of propaganda, media, language, and commerce, the objects discussed range from Zap Comix to Cold War graphics to Leo Lionni's children's books to au courant magazines of the 1990s. This volume also investigates larger movements and phenomena, such as Norman Rockwell's lasting impression on Americana, issues of plagiarism and censorship, and the "Big Idea" in advertising, and includes profiles of designers whose bodies of work helped determine the look and content of design today."--BOOK JACKET
 
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Languages
English (215)
German (2)
French (2)
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