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Sketchbook: Conceptual Drawings from the World’s Most Influential Designers

Book Description

This book explores influential designers’ sketchbooks as a truer reflection of a designer’s thought processes, preoccupations, and problem-solving strategies than can be had by simply viewing finished projects.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Contents
  4. Introduction
  5. Rough
    1. Jason Munn / The Small Stakes Oakland, California
    2. Daljit Singh / Digit London
    3. Richard Niessen / Niessen & DeVries Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    4. Marco Fiedler / Vier5 Paris
    5. Gary Baseman / HotChaChaCha, Inc. Los Angeles
    6. Sam Potts / Sam Potts, Inc. New York
    7. Eva Jiricna / Eva Jiricna Architects London
    8. Dave Eggers / McSweeney’s San Francisco
    9. Sterling Brands New York
    10. Rian Hughes / Device London
    11. Q+A / James Victore / James Victore, Inc. Brooklyn, New York
  6. Refined
    1. Stefan G. Bucher / 344 Design Los Angeles
    2. Chris Bigg Isle of Wight, England
    3. Nigel Holmes Westport, Connecticut
    4. Rob O’Connor / Stylorouge London
    5. Davor Bruketa / Bruketa & Zinic Zagreb, Croatia
    6. Ayse Birsel and Bibi Seck / Birsel+Seck New York
    7. Pablo Rubio Ordás / Erretres Diseño Madrid, Spain
    8. Marian Bantjes British Columbia, Canada
    9. Michael Bierut / Pentagram New York
    10. Brian Taylor / Candykiller Dundee, Scotland
    11. Q+A / Ralph Caplan New York
  7. Random
    1. Masato Samata / Delaware Tokyo, Japan
    2. Paul Fuog / The Co-Op Melbourne, Australia
    3. Morag Myerscough / Studio Myerscough London
    4. Johnny Hardstaff London
    5. Frank W. Ockenfels 3 and Frederick Green Los Angeles
    6. Mar Hernández / Malota Projects Valencia, Spain
    7. Stephen Doyle / Doyle Partners New York
    8. Mirko Ilić / Mirko Ilić Corp. New York
    9. Lance Wyman / Lance Wyman, Ltd. New York
    10. Jamie Delaney Dublin, Ireland
    11. Joris Maltha and Daniel Gross / Catalogtree Arnhem, The Netherlands
    12. Q+A / Frank R. Wilson, M.D. Portland, Oregon
  8. Revealed
    1. The sketches behind the creation of this book
  9. Directory
  10. Notes
  11. Acknowlegments
  12. About the Author
  13. Copyright Page