The use of emptiness in the aesthetics and function of a design.
The margins, line height and word spacing of text.
What is Space in Design?
John Spacey, updated on February 16, 2017
Space is a design consideration that recognizes the importance of empty places in a design. In the context of architecture, space is a physical environment in which people live and work. In the case of visual 2D design, space is a way to create a sense of separation between elements that makes a design more visually appealing and usable.
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A comprehensive guide to design. An overview of color theory.
The difference between layout and composition.
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