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Alphonse Mucha and Gismonda
Alphonse Mucha and Gismonda

Duration: 02:30

Stephen Smith describes the work of Alphonse Mucha and the birth of the nouvelle woman Gismonda.

 
Andy Warhol - by his illustrator nephew James Warhola
Andy Warhol - by his illustrator nephew James Warhola

Duration: 02:14

Illustrator James Warhola talks about his uncle, Andy Warhol.

 
Graphic communication -  logo design
Graphic communication - logo design

Duration: 01:36

Graphic designer Yukiko Kubo demonstrates how to develop a logo from initial ideas to the final design.

 
Graphic communication - branding
Graphic communication - branding

Duration: 01:41

Graphic designer Yukiko Kubo explains how companies brand their product by using distinctive typography, colours, images and information to appeal to different target audiences.

 
Graphic communication - cropping an image
Graphic communication - cropping an image

Duration: 01:48

Graphic designer Yukiko Kubo demonstrates the use of composition rules for cropping an image down to size.

 
Graphic communication - image treatment
Graphic communication - image treatment

Duration: 02:23

Different effects that can be applied to a photograph.

 
Graphic communication - poster design and the work of Josef Müller Brockmann
Graphic communication - poster design and the work of Josef Müller Brockmann

Duration: 01:41

Graphic designer Yukiko Kubo presents a range of poster designs by Josef Müller Brockmann and demonstrates how Brockmann's grid device helps to design clear and dynamic layouts, using some of her own designs for exhibition posters as working examples.

 
Graphic communication - typography
Graphic communication - typography

Duration: 01:47

Graphic designer Yukiko Kubo explains how type design (typography) can create different effects. She uses album covers as examples, as well as typography exercises where she changes font style and layout to emphasise the meaning of words.

 
Henri Matisse - his influence on Dick Bruna and Miffy
Henri Matisse - his influence on Dick Bruna and Miffy

Duration: 02:23

Matisse's influence on the Dutch artist Dick Bruna, creator of Miffy.

 
Illustration students design a poster
Illustration students design a poster

Duration: 06:46

Three illustration students design a poster for the people's circus and demonstrate their processes.

 
Judging a cover by its book
Judging a cover by its book

Duration: 05:07

Where do ideas come from? David Wyatt, an illustrator, discusses the challenges of designing a book cover.

 

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