The word graphic is an adjective. Graphic means (1) describing nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail, (2) evoking lifelike images within the mind, (3) written or drawn or engraved.
Graphic is also an adjective that means (1) relating to or presented by a graph, (2) of or relating to the graphic arts.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word graphic.
AIGA was founded as the American Institute of Graphic Arts in 1914. Now it represents more than 19,000 designers. AIGA provides five main functions for designers: information, communication, inspiration, validation, and representation. On the website, designers can find out how to join the AIGA and information about competitions, events, publications, and much more.
This JupiterMedia site is devoted to graphics for print and for the web. Read news from graphics software vendors as well as tips, tutorials, and reviews of graphic design products and services.
There are 1817 images on this website, most in more than one size. The images are mostly scanned from old books, ranging in date from the 1500s to the 1920s and 30s. The books are mostly out of copyright. For each image, the source is given, keywords, status of the publication, notes, and a place for users to make comments. Images can be downloaded.
CSS is a world-wide-web design resource using CSS-based design. The program came out of a desire to help graphic designers make better-looking websites. Users can find samples of CSS designs and information about using the software. Graphic Designers can also submit designs to Zen Garden for possible inclusion on the website.
This desktop publishing firm page comprises information about desktop publishing careers in the United States of America plus a photo of desktop publishers discussing a graphic design project.
Art schools educate students in the visual arts, including art education, ceramics, painting, sculpture, studio art, and graphic design. Page includes an art and design school directory.
CBP operates under the Dept. of Homeland Security. It employs 41,000 people to manage, control, and protect the Nation's borders, at and between the official ports of entry. The website contains history, news, import and export information, travel and more. Also on the site is a graphic that tells what the current alert level is.
Peachpit, a part of Pearson Education, has been publishing books on the latest in graphic design, desktop publishing, multimedia, web publishing, and general computing since 1986. On the website, users can find information about new and already published titles, read articles and blogs, search by subject for titles, and shop at the store.
Located in Grant Park, the encyclopedic Art Institute of Chicago (AIC) is associated with a school of the same name. As one of the largest art museums in the USA, its permanent collection features Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art as well as American art, Old Masters, decorative arts, Asian art, and modern and contemporary art. Industrial, graphic, and architecture design exhibits are also on display in this Beaux-Arts style building.
The Image Pages web site discusses the types of graphic images that are often included on web pages. It also introduces the HTML "img" element and explains how to use its attributes to describe, locate, and surround digital images on a web page. Links to selected captioned photographs and illustrations are featured on the website.
The School of Visual Arts is a fine arts and graphic design school in New York City. Starting as a trade school with 3 instructors and 35 students, SVA has grown into a dynamic, multidisciplinary institution with more than 1,000 faculty members and over 4,000 student body members, representing 44 states and 71 foreign countries. For more than 60 years, the College has been an integral part of New York City's cultural life.
The following articles provide recent graphic-related news.
The Food and Drug Administration has rolled out a proposed rule to require tobacco companies to include graphic warnings, depicting some of the lesser known health risks of smoking tobacco products.
Vanessa Romo. NPR. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019 19:10:20 -0400.
Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully fought the initial labels, forcing the FDA to try again.
CNBC. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019 14:12 GMT.
Because no one, including lawmakers, is actually reading it, Insider.com has turned special counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report into a graphic novel, the website editor said Wednesday.
Newsmax. Wednesday, 10 Jul 2019 19:44:36 EDT.
Nantucket District Court released court documents in the Kevin Spacey case that reveal graphic texts between the accuser and his girlfriend on the night in question.
Frank Miles. Fox News. Thursday, 20 Jun 2019 21:10:43 GMT.