Author Archives: Steven Heller

About Steven Heller

Steven Heller is the co-chair of the SVA MFA Designer /Designer as Author + Entrepreneur program, writes frequently for Wired and Design Observer. He is also the author of over 170 books on design and visual culture. He received the 1999 AIGA Medal and is the 2011 recipient of the Smithsonian National Design Award.

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Femme Power

A new Kickstarter has been launched to fund a Hall of Femmes book on Supergraphics pioneer Barbara Stauffacher Solomon.

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Today’s American Dream

Steven Heller talks with Bob McKinnon, principal of Galewill, a for-purpose company that designs social change programs, communications, advocacy and action.

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Even More WAR Design

What do you do if you are captured by a ruthless enemy in wartime? Steven Heller offers another look at war design.

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More WAR Design

We call it war propaganda, but these overt messages are more than propagating a faith. They are manipulating behavior for generations to follow.

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Riddles of an Illustration

Steven Heller has long pondered this 1948 "Saturday Evening Post" cover by onetime leading American illustrator Stevan Dohanos.