AVT 215: Graphic Design I Typography

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Professional
Organizations

AIGA George Mason University Student Chapter
AIGA (National Headquarters)
AIGA Washington, DC Chapter
AIGA Baltimore Chapter
Art Directors Club of Metropolitan Washington

Typography

Adobe Type Topics
Adobe Type Primer
Alphabet Evolution
Counterspace
Designing With Type
Arial or Helvetica
Bembos Zoo
Retail Alphabet Game
typoGRAPHIC

Brand Identity

Interbrand
CoreBrand
Brand Institute
Rebranding the Charlotte Bobcats
Signature Strategies
LG's Corporate Branding website
GMU Online Visual Identity Guide
GMU Master Visual Identity Guide (pdf)
UMD Visual Identity Guide (pdf)

Downloads

Keyboard Special Characters .pdf
13 Deadly Sins of Desktop Publishing .pdf

Design Studios

Pentagram
Marc & Tom Creative (watch their PSA)

Vendors

Frank Parsons Paper
Apple Computer
Apple Pro
Adobe
Emigre
Pantone
Quark

Books

Thinking With Type by Ellen Lupton
The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst
Visual Quickstart Guide QuarkXPress 6 or 7* by Lourekas Weinmann
The Brand Gap by Marty Neumeier. $14.95 ISBN 0-7357-1330-8
The Push Pin Graphic by Seymour Chwast. $50.00 ISBN 0-8118-4103-0

Periodicals

Print Magazine
Communication Arts Magazine
How Magazine
MacWorld Magazine

Supplies

Pearl
703/960–3900
3528 South Jefferson Street
Falls Church, VA 22041
Open Monday–Saturday 10 AM–9 PM
Sunday 11:30 AM–9 PM

Plaza Art
703/280–4500
3045 Nutley Street
Fairfax, VA 22031
Open Monday–Friday 9 AM–7 PM
Saturday 9 AM–6 PM
Sunday 12 AM–5 PM

Utrecht's
202/898–0555
1250 I Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
Open Monday–Friday 9 AM–7 PM
Saturday 10 AM–6 PM
Sunday 12 AM–5 PM

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