The New Visual Artists are Print’s annual picks of the best 20 young designers in the world, as nominated by a small and discerning group of judges. This year’s crop—technically 21, since Team Thursday is a duo—hail from Brooklyn, Iran, South Korea, Portugal, Palo Alto, Rotterdam, and Minneapolis. They make illustrations and graphics, websites and jokes. Behold, the class of 2013!
Aperture redesigned, a new magazine for urban thinkers, and roaring new scarves by Pinar&Viola
Steven Heller considers the long history (and uncertain future) of the university seal.
Print’s new advice columnist, Jennifer Daniel, answers readers’ most vexing questions.
An elegy for the text box, by Paul Ford
Paul Shaw and Stephen Coles pick seven recent typefaces worth embracing.
Rick Poynor on the unwritten relationship between graphic design and photography
What to tell designers just beginning their careers: Two visual essays by Matt Dorfman and Astrid Stavro.
The New Visual Artists
- Team Thursday
- Walter Green
- Márcia Novais
- Benjamin Critton
- Larissa Kasper
- Lisa Hanawalt
- Kambiz Shafei
- James T. Edmondson
- Sabine Dowek
- Elana Schlenker
- Javier Jaén
- Kenton Powell
- Ana Domínguez
- Eric Price
- Rami Moghadam
- Monica Kim
- Jordy van den Nieuwendijk
- Dokho Shin
- Tim Lahan
- Bianca Chang
A visual essay by Scott Stowell
Martin Fox rediscovers a remarkable magazine designed by high schoolers.
Colin McSwiggen and Mariah Nielson’s mimetic take on Michael Rock’s Multiple Signatures; plus, Kokoro & Moi’s new Nordic identity
The Last Word
Seymour Chwast intercepts Amelia Earhart’s final radio transmission.