Designs of the Times is an essential, one-stop reference and inspiration resource for graphic designers, students and design writers. In addition to providing a grounding in each historical movement/style, each section shows contemporary uses of the style in multi-disciplinary design, enabling the reader to see how each style has evolved and can be applied.Reference and research material are a must for any designer/design studio. Designs of the Times provides all the essential information needed to tackle any design brief with confidence and ease. The key traits of each style are also summarized at the end of each section, serving as an essential quick reference guide. Added to this, the books index system allows for multiple level entry, while cross-referencing ensures that this mighty tome is accessible and user-friendly.Bhaskaran, Lakshmi is the author of 'Design Of The Times Using Key Movements And Styles For Contemporary Design' with ISBN 9782880468163 and ISBN 2880468167.