Philographics : Big Ideas in Simple Shapes

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It takes the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy 28,250 words to explain the woolly concept of relativism. It takes Genis Carreras 32 words and a single image. If you ask me, he doesn't even need the text."-Co.Design

"Remarkable visual eloquence in his Philographics project."-Brain Pickings

Philographics is all about explaining big ideas in simple shapes, merging the world of philosophy and graphic design. Here are ninety-five designs, each depicting a different "-ism" using a unique combination of geometric shapes, colors, and a short definition of the theory.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 168 x 201 x 17mm | 450g
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • English
  • 3. Aufl.
  • colour illustrations throughout
  • 9063693419
  • 9789063693411
  • 93,986

About Genis Carreras

Genis Carreras is an independent graphic designer and illustrator based in Barcelona.
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