It Is Beautiful--Then Gone

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Princeton Architectural Press, Aug 30, 2007 - Art - 192 pages
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Available now in a paperback edition, It Is Beautiful...Then Gone presents the celebrated graphic design work of Martin Venezky. This unconventional monograph includes both influential commercial work for the Sundance Film Festival, Reebok, and Speak and Open magazines among others. It also features new graphic work created for the book by this champion of the handmade and the unexpected.
  

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It Is Beautiful...Then Gone

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This volume's introductory essay, written as Venezky methodically packs his collection of found objects for a move from his longtime San Francisco home, posits an existential question: "If the page is ... Read full review

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this is my most beloved design book. venezky's work is constant inspiration. the insight into his process provided in this book is invaluable. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
16
Section 2
17
Section 3
20
Section 4
22
Section 5
30
Section 6
31
Section 7
13
Section 8
Section 11
Section 12
Section 13
Section 14
Section 15
Section 16
Section 17
Section 18

Section 9
Section 10

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About the author (2007)

Martin Venezky is the founder of the graphic design studio Appetite Engineers. He teaches at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco.

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