History of Graphic Design

Course description

A survey course in the history of visual communication from the late 19th century through the 20th century—including the styles of the Victorian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, the Avant Garde, Modernism, Pop, Punk, Post-Modernism and the Digital Revolution.

Slide Reviews

History will be kind to me

for I intend to write it.

— Winston Churchill


The past does not repeat itself,

but it rhymes.

— Mark Twain

Vocabulary