September/October 2007 Table of Contents


Buy this issue

FEATURES

Village Voices
Local Projects is turning museums into places where people interact with information—and each other. Its latest commission will have the whole country joining the conversation.
BY ANGELA STARITA

Moving Pictures
Getty Images revolutionized the stock photo business. Now that the industry is shifting again, is Gettys future in jeopardy?
BY CLIFF KUANG

Please Touch
As digital art exhibitions become more prevalent, museums have a new challenge: how to display high-tech work in a space where Do Not Touch doesnt apply.
BY JEREMY LEHRER

Stop Making Type
A group of type-industry rebels in the 20s had a startling idea: to cease all production of modernistic and freakish new faces and stick to the classics.
BY PAUL SHAW

Gimme Gimme Gabba Gabba
The childrens show Yo Gabba Gabba! is putting its candy-colored design front and center. Nickelodeon is betting that kidsand their parentswill gobble it up.
BY STEVE DOLLAR

Suspiciously McSimilar
The mysterious case of McSweeneys and the corporate publications. Also: a guide for imitating. And: Whither McStyle?
BY JILL SINGER

The Dark Side of the Glow
Radiums shining promise was embraced by the ad world, scientists, and the public at largebut that enchanting glimmer would turn very sinister.
BY PENNY WOLFSON

Subtle Tea
How a 70s-era brand updated its hippie-kitsch identity to appeal to more modern tastes.
BY DEBBIE MILLMAN

Bronx Cheer
Given the chance to create a subway mural in a stark New York City neighborhood, one artist created a verdant oasis amid overpasses and auto body shops.
BY ANDREA DEZSÖ

Business Graphics 2007
PRINT’s third annual business graphics competition.
INTRODUCTION BY AKIKO BUSCH

DEPARTMENTS

CONTRIBUTORS 
Where were calling from.

F.O.B. 
A graffiti Methuselah, reemergent Soviet graphics, a high-powered collaboration, and more.

SHELF LIFE
Shellac’s good dog, Penguins bright “Boys,” and minty-fresh design for a toothpaste package.

MONOLOGUE 
Outside In  One designers experience as a social activist proves the power of democratizing design.
BY TAZ TAGORE

OBSERVER 
Standing Still  To be visually literate, the public must have an ability to readreally readimages.
BY RICK POYNOR

DIALOGUE
Ivan Chermayeff and Tom Geismar, partners, Chermayeff & Geismar.
INTERVIEW BY STEVEN HELLER

IN PRINT
Vol. 18/no. 6  In its initial annual report on annual reports, PRINT took a provocative tack.
BY MARTIN FOX

DESKTOP 
The Big Pixel New technologies take large displays beyond the JumboTron.
BY ANDREW BLUM
Plus:
Meaty letters, tasty text, and apps with all the goodness but half the fat.

BOOKS
Rodolphe Töpffer: The Complete Comic Strips, compiled, translated, and annotated by David Kunzle
Father of the Comic Strip: Rodolphe Töpffer, by David Kunzle
REVIEW BY BILL KARTALOPOULOS

100 Years of Fashion Illustration, by Cally Blackman
REVIEW BY CAROLITA JOHNSON

The Animated Man: A Life of Walt Disney, by Michael Barrier
REVIEW BY JOHN CANEMAKER

How I Write: The Secret Lives of Authors, edited by Dan Crowe and Philip Olterman
REVIEW BY PETER TERZIAN

END PRODUCT 
Face Time
BY JAMES GADDY

Related Articles:

  • No Related Posts Found

ADD A COMMENT