Comunicación visual: the best Latin American designers from yesterday and today
of 20 countries located in North, South, and Central America as well as
the Caribbean Islands, Latin America is populated by over 500 million
people. From Argentina to Mexico, all Latin American countries are
Spanish-speaking with the exception of Portuguese-speaking Brazil. Latin
America has been producing a very unique form of graphic expression for
decades and this historical publication brings together the best
examples from the 20th century as well as today. The book
begins with an extensive historical essay about the region's
contribution to design, featuring the development of graphic design in
the region from 1900 to current times, while the main body of the book
features A to Z entries of almost 200 designers and design offices
that have built up and continue to champion the Latin design identity.
Finally, a handy index facilitates access to key information in the
book, such as designers' names, countries, publications, educational
institutions, and famous events.