The Trash Issue—with a special section guest designed by Sulki & Min
The Trash Issue: Featuring a special section guest designed by Sulki & Min; a visual essay by Jillian Tamaki; a look into the garbage cans and recycling bins of 18 designers; the winners of Print‘s 2012 Color Competition; and stories by Rick Poynor, Steven Heller, Debbie Millman, Fritz Swanson, Michèle Champagne, and more.
Reused, Rewasted, Reabandoned, Reforgotten, Recollected
Trash and its endless afterlife.
By Sulki & Min
Print recycles: This 1993 story on an exhibition of waste management is reprinted throughout the feature well.
By Tod Lippy
Trash the Block
A visual catalog of lost and abandoned objects in one Brooklyn neighborhood.
By Jillian Tamaki
Trashed and Found
A packaging designer discovers her own work discarded in the streets.
By Debbie Millman
Print’s 2012 Color Competition
Our annual look at the best use of color in design
Garbage Without Borders
A travelogue of crappy graphics.
By Michèle Champagne
Death of a Pressman
A remembrance of Tom Trumble, letterpress pressman, and a meditation on preservation and nostalgia.
By Fritz Swanson
Jennifer Heuer, Post Typography, and Rumors tell us about their favorite projects that never saw the light of day. Also, 18 designers answer the question “What’s in your garbage?”
Could a locally made garbage can help bring American manufacturing back from the brink?
By Alissa Walker
Getting rid of sticky-label liners
Martin Fox revives Print’s Salon des Refusés.
Tom Vanderbilt on “Graphic Design: Now in Production,” and Claire Lui on Robert Caro’s LBJ covers
In the Studio
Andrew Byrom’s ample campus work space