Promo Press (41)

Motion Graphics : 100 Design Projects You Can't Miss

ISBN: 9788416851294

Author: Wang Shaoqiang    Publisher: Promo Press

Combining artistic expression and design principles with dynamic storytelling, motion graphics—a digital technique that combines the language of traditional g...


Combining artistic expression and design principles with dynamic storytelling, motion graphics—a digital technique that combines the language of traditional graphic design with the creative visual language of film and animation—evoke strong emotions and create a connection between the message and the viewer. Motion Graphics: 100 Design Projects You Can’t Miss brings together outstanding projects by renowned studios from across the globe, including Huge Designs, Imaginary Forces,TROUBLEMAKERS, and Panoply. The striking works presented here are divided into four categories: commercial, cultural, experimental, and title sequences. Motion graphics isn’t a new field, but with innovative technologies, refreshing concepts, and a wide potential for its application, its importance to visual communication is clearly on the rise.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 240


Dimensions: 210 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 20-10-2017


$125.00
DUE > 15th Dec 2017
The Art of Cutting

ISBN: 9788415967156

Author: Jean-Charles Trebbi    Publisher: Promo Press

The Art of Cutting is a gorgeous collection of artworks that have been created using a variety of cutting techniques. The author explores traditional techniques...


The Art of Cutting is a gorgeous collection of artworks that have been created using a variety of cutting techniques. The author explores traditional techniques that are still very much alive worldwide, and then analyses the current aspects of the art of cutting, in which different materials and technologies lead to new forms of artistic expression. This book presents a selection of artists who revisit and work with traditional techniques, as well as those who adopt contemporary approaches. From paper to ceramics, food design and architecture. The Art of Cutting offers a stunning and diverse universe that is waiting to be discovered. This exceptional research work takes us to distant worlds, and also stimulates our imagination.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 225 x 244 mm


$79.99
The Art of Sketching

ISBN: 9788415967767

Author: Pascale Argod    Publisher: Promo Press

Memories of other places, travel notebooks chronicle the experience of getting to know each other and ourselves. They have been companions of artists from Düre...


Memories of other places, travel notebooks chronicle the experience of getting to know each other and ourselves. They have been companions of artists from Dürer to Philip Delord, going through the orientalists and explorers. The Art of Travel illustrates the great scientific and journalistic adventures in history, from the Egyptian campaign to the war in Iraq. It also explores more intimate territories, capturing the essence of our world to preserve the remembrance. Between text and image, this stunning collection travels through the centuries revealing the most beautiful pages of a very human adventure. Pascale Argod, who holds a PhD in information and communication sciences, is lecturer at the Bordeaux University. As member of a research group on cultural and visual studies, she does research on travel sketchbooks and travel diaries.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 225 x 242 mm


$79.99
New Necklaces

ISBN: 9788416504084

Author: Nicolas Estrada    Publisher: Promo Press

After the successful New Rings and New Earrings (published both by Promopress in Fench, Spanish and Portuguese and by Thames & Hudson in English), New Necklaces...


After the successful New Rings and New Earrings (published both by Promopress in Fench, Spanish and Portuguese and by Thames & Hudson in English), New Necklaces is the third book curated by jeweler and author Nicolas Estrada. A very special selection of impressive pieces by more than 180 artists from all over the world, this book showcases the current trends in contemporary jewelry and how boundaries in concept, materials and techniques are being questioned by jewelry designers today. From those that look back to classic forms and materials to the most daring, experimental and surprising ideas, each of the 500 necklaces included in this book has something that makes it unique and relates strongly to today’s social, cultural and artistic reality. With prefaces by German jeweler Julia Wild and Leo Caballero, owner of the Barcelona gallery Klimt 02, specialized in contemporary jewelers.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 250


Dimensions: 193 x 245 mm


Publication Date: 22-08-2016


$75.00
Art of Folding Vol.2

ISBN: 9788416504640

Author: JeanCharles Trebbi    Publisher: Promo Press

Volume 1 of the Art of Folding presented a great panorama of creators who are inspired by origami and whose work with various materials draws on this traditiona...


Volume 1 of the Art of Folding presented a great panorama of creators who are inspired by origami and whose work with various materials draws on this traditional technique. The vast and fertile world of folding plays host to so many exciting innovations in various fields that their multiple variations naturally demanded a follow up. Drawing on examples from nature, this second volume focuses on folders’ know how. Through the many reference points that it touches on and a comparative approach, it sheds light on original techniques and their applications in design, decoration and architecture. This new study of the art of folding is a source of inspiration for inquisitive minds and those who explore or create in all artistic genres. It gives readers the opportunity to discover and put into practice an art form that is both traditional and forward looking.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 176


Dimensions: 225 x 245 mm


Publication Date: 20-02-2017


$89.99
Graphic Design Elements - Design For Screen

ISBN: 9788416504565

Author: Wang Shaoqiang    Publisher: Promo Press

A good screen layout addresses not only the pivotal relationship between fonts, colors, form and graphics for visual effects, but also the balance between the f...


A good screen layout addresses not only the pivotal relationship between fonts, colors, form and graphics for visual effects, but also the balance between the flow of information and the user’s experience. Screen Layout Design explores in depth how these essentials produce functional and elegant websites and mobile applications, from the point of view of designers. Subjects include: Colour Schemes, Frames & Tables, Icon Application, and Text & Typography.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 240


Dimensions: 210 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 20-01-2017


$125.00
Fashion Patternmaking Techniques (Vol 1)

ISBN: 9788415967095

Author: Antonio Donnanno    Publisher: Promo Press

This book faces the topic of patterns formally in an exhaustive presentation of all kinds of skirts and trousers. The book, divided in 8 clear chapters, starts ...


This book faces the topic of patterns formally in an exhaustive presentation of all kinds of skirts and trousers. The book, divided in 8 clear chapters, starts with an in-depth study on measuring and body-shaping and then on fabric technology and sartorial terminology. It describes a wide range of skirts and trousers, both for women and men, from basic to elaborated ones. This title is addressed to fashion students and professionals. Fashion Patternmaking Techniques is presented in a very clear thematic structure offering an extensive overview on the subject and it is a very good illustration guidance making it a handy tool. In comparison with other titles in the market this one covers patterns both for men and women.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 256


Publication Date: 01-07-2016


$69.99
Fashion Patternmaking Techniques (Vol 2)

ISBN: 9788415967682

Author: Antonio Donnanno    Publisher: Promo Press

This second volume of Fashion Patternmaking Techniques examines the various procedures for transforming bodices, through dart manipulation as well as studying t...


This second volume of Fashion Patternmaking Techniques examines the various procedures for transforming bodices, through dart manipulation as well as studying techniques for creating volumes, draping, and fitted patterns. The book includes techniques for creating patterns for knit fabrics; basic dress blocks and how to adapt these to different fabric patterns and types of garment (for example, maternity dresses); sleeves; basic blocks for men’s vests and jackets; size grading for tops and dresses and the fundamentals of pattern layout. This manual prepares the reader to apply these concepts—along with their own intuition and creativity—to constructing patterns. Antonio Donnanno began his career in his family’s tailoring shop. After majoring in history and philosophy, he focused on teaching costume history and patternmaking techniques. In 1982, he founded the prestigious Euromode School Italia in Bergamo, which soon expanded abroad. He has written dozens of books on fashion and has his own consulting firm, which focuses on patternmaking and business.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 256


Publication Date: 01-03-2015


$75.00
Fabrics in Fashion Design

ISBN: 9788415967057

Authors: Gianni Pucci, Stefanella Sposito    Publisher: Promo Press

Fabrics are the base for the world of fashion: they determine the way designers conceive their pieces and their creativity. This title is the ultimate reference...


Fabrics are the base for the world of fashion: they determine the way designers conceive their pieces and their creativity. This title is the ultimate reference guide to all the major types of fabric in use today. This book is a bridge uniting materials and their creators by visually showing the profound relationship between fabrics and fashion with a wide range of patterns, their history and terminology along with around 1,600 stunning colour photographs. This book is an exhaustive study on the subject making it a key reference textbook.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 336


Tag: Fashion
$89.99
Fashion Details

ISBN: 9788492810956

Publisher: Promo Press

This title by best-selling author Elisabetta Drudi is an inspirational sourcebook of the techniques for drawing fashion details. Featuring four thousand origina...


This title by best-selling author Elisabetta Drudi is an inspirational sourcebook of the techniques for drawing fashion details. Featuring four thousand original sketches, it contains everything you need to discover how to make accurate drawings of a wide range of fashion elements and is an invaluable resource for designers, illustrators, artists, students and anyone involved in fashion design.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 384


Tag: Fashion
$79.99
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