Recommended Reading: Graphic Design

Graphic Artist’s Guild Handbook of Pricing and Ethical Guidelines by the Graphic Artist’s Guild


Just My Type by Simon Garfield

Paul Rand: A Designer’s Art by Paul Rand

Saul Bass: A Life in Film and Design by Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham

The End of Print: The Grafik Design of David Carson by Lewis Blackwell

How to be a Graphic Designer, Without Losing Your Soul by Adrian Shaughnessy

Grid Systems in Graphic Design by Josef Müller-Brockmann

Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, and Students by Ellen Lupton

Designing Brand Identity: An Essential Guide for the Whole Branding Team, 4th Edition by Alina Wheeler

Know Your Onions: Graphic Design: How to Think Like a Creative, Act Like a Businessman and Design Like a God by Drew de Soto

Meggs’ History of Graphic Design by Phillip Meggs, Alston W. Purvis

Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon

Sagmeister: Made You Look by Stefan Sagmeister

Things I Have Learned in My Life So Far by Stefan Sagmeister

The Art of Looking Sideways by Alan Fletcher

Subway Art by Martha Cooper and Henry Chalfant

The Ultimate Guide to Creative Cloud by Future