Sagmeister & Walsh: Beauty (Pre-order)

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Stefan Sagmeister and Jessica Walsh


Price: USD$39.95

Acclaimed designers Sagmeister & Walsh explore the essence of beauty and the transformative power of beautiful design

In this groundbreaking highly visual book, world-renowned designers Stefan Sagmeister and Jessica Walsh set out on a mission: to find out what beauty is and the many ways that it impacts our lives. They turn to philosophy, history, and science to understand why we are drawn to beauty and how it influences the way we feel and behave. Determined to translate their findings into action, Sagmeister & Walsh show us how beauty can improve the world.


Format: Special Format
Size: 241 x 171 mm (9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in)
Pages: 280 pp
Illustrations: 377 illustrations
ISBN: 9780714877273

Stefan Sagmeister, of Sagmeister & Walsh, is a designer and art director from Austria who currently lives and works in New York City. His clients include the Rolling Stones, the Talking Heads, Lou Reed, and the Guggenheim Museum, among many others.

Jessica Walsh, of Sagmeister & Walsh, is a designer and art director who lives in New York City and works with a variety of clients, including Jay-Z, Barneys, the New York Times, Levi's, and The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Made in North Korea
Designed in the USSR: 1950-1989
Chair: 500 Designs That Matter
Graphic: 500 Designs that Matter
Ettore Sottsass (New Edition)
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