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Department
Communications
Course
CMNS 2228
Professor
Z.Svedic
Semester
Winter

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Graphic design In 1922' book designer William Addison Dwiggins coined the term "graphic designer" A graphic designer is someone who brings together the various elements of a page(word,pictures,colors) to form a visually attractive page The industrial revolution brought about high speed printing press which initially doubled the output of a typical hand press Informed by social, political, technological, milestones The industrial revolution 1760-1840 1796- lithography invented (stone printing) High detail, low cost The invention of the Linotype by Ottmar Mergenthaler in 1886 the second problem of having to manually typeset a page was also solved Invention of the camera 1835 Kodak introduced the "brownie" in 1900 Commercialization, mass culture, mass art Mass art removed from context brought it to people's living rooms Socialist mass art "propaganda" Noel carrol "industrially mas produced, the new art can be disturbed everywhere. It is not bound to a unique spatial locatio
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