"Less is more," is the phrase that Mies van der Rohe made famous in 1947 and that soon became the motto of creatives all over the world. The design world continues along this path today as it seeks expressive solutions in a wide variety of creative fields, including branding, editorial design and packaging. Graphic Design Elements: Simplicity features more than a hundred minimalist works produced by renowned graphic designers. The book is structured based on pictograph, number and letter symbols. This spectacular visual guide shows that simplicity is a timeless and endless source of inspiration.
> Shaoqiang Wang is a professor and graduate supervisor at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts (China). He is a prolific editor whose titles focus on international design, architecture, branding, communication, trends and culture, and he is also the editor of Design 360° magazine and Asia-Pacific Design. He has been invited to lecture at numerous universities, design academies and organizations, and he has been a jury member for China’s most prestigious design and illustration awards. Mr. Wang is also director of the Guangdong Museum of Art and professor and doctoral supervisor at the College of Arts and Humanities of the Macau University of Science and Technology.