making you think differently about design." -- Advanced Photoshop Magazine
From the Back Cover
examples of graphic design in history, and launched the careers of some of
today's greatest, most innovative and influentional graphic designers. The
CD is potentially even more important for the designer, in that it is not
just a cover but a complete package that crosses the line between two and
From radical experimental work outside the commercial mainstream to some of
the best-known and bestselling CD packages of all time, CD-Art showcases a
huge international sample of innovative, exciting, and outstandingly
successful work from a range of designers across the globe.
Jampacked with ideas, styles, and materials, the book is the definitive
reference for any designer or music lover who enjoys seeing and touching as
well as hearing the music. A must-have for practical professional reference
and an enthusiastic collector's item, CD-Art takes the visual pulse of any
industry in flux - and pronounces it healthy.