Accordion Book



Fall 2019
Typography I

8" × 8"


For the accordion book project, I had to use the information from Megg’s History of Graphic Design. People have interacted with each other through visual communication. It is just “how” it has changed over time. From this accordion book, learn how we started from animal drawings on the cave walls to alphabets on digital devices.

The concept for this project is an LP music album because people still like to collect and listen to LP music although they are “outdated” in the 21st century. Cave drawings, illuminated manuscripts, and movable types are old, but we still appreciate and learn about them. As we use emojis when we send messages on mobile devices, we may be communicating as we did even before 4000 BCE, using just “images” to communicate...