Author Archives: Guest Contributor

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The Passionate Thoughts of Jessica Helfand

Jessica Helfand is unafraid to question design dogma, pick apart jargon, investigate the motives and impulses of the field. Read a fascinating interview with her from Ken Gordon.

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What Made a Logo Great

HOW Logo Design Awards judge Wally Krantz, executive creative director at Landor, NYC, explores what we can learn from successful logos from the past.

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The Mighty Pen’s Latest Victim: Logo Design

Panels, pundits, talking heads and trolls. No, it's not an open casting call for a new season of Game of Thrones; it's our current hypercritical media environment. And its latest victim? Logo design.