Marian Bantjes Pretty Pictures

Marian Bantjes Pretty Pictures

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Description

An ambitious publication in scope and specification, the book presents the total design output of one of the world's most talented and sought-after graphic designers. Presented loosely chronologically and with candid commentary throughout, this large-scale publication reveals a fascinating journey from Bantjes's early work as a typesetter to her adoption of digital technologies that push conventional print production to the limit.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 260 x 350 x 33mm | 2,550g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrated in colour and black and white throughout
  • 9780500517000
  • 585,031

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'A refreshingly honest visual history ... beautifully produced, highly personal' - Creative Review '... a visual feast in the truest sense' - itsnicethat.com
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About Marian Bantjes

Marian Bantjes started working as a book typesetter in Canada in the mid-1980s, later opening her own successful firm. In 2003, working in her studio on a small island off the coast of Vancouver, she began to develop her own style of typography. Since then, her work has developed an international cult following. She is the author/creator of Pretty Pictures and Certificates for Everyday
Things, both published by Thames & Hudson.
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