Watch videos here each week which are related to our reading and assignments. Videos can by made “full screen” by clicking in the bottom right of the player.  Most videos can be downloaded from our GCOM 305 dropbox account.

Meggs’ History of Graphic Design Mini-Lectures
Chapter 5: Printing Comes to Europe (11 min)

Meggs’ History of Graphic Design Mini-Lectures
Chapter 6: The German Illustrated Book (11 min)

 

Johannes Gutenberg and the Printing Press (13 minutes)

How a Gutenberg printing press works (7 minutes)

BBC: Stephen Fry and the Gutenberg Press (59 min.)

BBC: Northern Renaissance ~ The Birth of the Artist (Albrecht Dürer) (59 min.)

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