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what is graphic design

Good design makes a difference in our world. Whether it’s communicating a social ideal, helping a business attract clients, motivating people to join an organization, enabling citizens to vote for the candidate of their choice, or simply helping travelers find their way through a busy airport, good design means connection

What is Graphic Design?

  • Logos
  • Websites
  • Business Cards.
  • Advertisements
  • Book Design
  • Brochures
  • Billboards
  • Product Packaging
  • Posters
  • Magazine Layout
  • Newspaper Layout
  • Greeting Cards
  • William Addison Dwiggins in 1922.
  • William Addison Dwiggins (June 19, 1880 Martinsville, Ohio - December 25, 1956 Hingham Center, Massachusetts) was a U.S.type designer, calligrapher, and book designer. He attained prominence as an illustrator and commercial artist, and he brought to the designing of type and books some of the boldness that he displayed in his advertising work.


During the Tang Dynasty (618–907) between the 4th and 7th century AD, wood blocks were cut to print on textiles and later to reproduce Buddhist texts.

A Buddhist scripture printed in 868 is the earliest known printed book

Emergence of the design industryIn late 19th century Europe, especially in the United Kingdom, the movement began to separate graphic design from fine art.

  • Visual Art
  • Typography
  • Page Layout
  • Interface Design
  • User Experience Design
  • Printmaking
visual art
Visual Art
  • The visual arts are those creations we can look at, such as a drawing or a painting. Here is a partial list:
  • · drawing
  • · painting
  • · sculpture
  • · architecture
  • · photography
  • · film
  • · printmaking
  • Typography is the design and use of typefaces as a means of communication. Typography has its roots in handwritten letterforms. It also includes type designers who create new letterforms as well as designers and calligraphers who use the letters as part of their designs.
  • Typography uses typefaces and the whitespace around and through them to create a whole design.