Books : The Type Desk


Ordering Disorder, Grid Principles for Web Design →

This is definitely on my list. Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design (Voices That Matter) by Khoi Vinh

Adrian Shaughnessy on his book “Graphic Design: A User’s Manual”

Adrian Shaughnessy on his book “Graphic Design: A User’s Manual” →

“This book offers students, novice designers and battle-toughened professionals alike an insider’s guide to the complexities of current graphic design practice and thinking. It contains all you need to know to survive and prosper in the complex, ever-shifting world of graphic design…”

Jonathan Safran Foer’s Unmakeable Book

Jonathan Safran Foer’s Unmakeable Book →

“Book printers said the award winning author’s design “could not be made.” Belgian publishing house Die Keure proved them wrong.”


The Book Work of David Pearson →

Amazing work. More here…


Prison Tattoos of Danzig Baldaev →

Rick Poynor on the Russian prison tattoo flash art of Danzig Baldaev on show in London along with photographs of tattooed prisoners by Sergei Vasiliev.


Graphic Design and Your Soul →

Dan Reynolds’ review of the second edition of Adrian Shaughnessy‘s How to be a graphic designer without losing your soul.