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.

Getting Lost in Maps

Steven Heller talks with map guru Katharine Harmon about her cartographic passion.

How Can You Not Love Nancy (or Sluggo)?

Steven Heller talks about Ernie Bushmiller's legendary comic "Nancy" with the authors of "How to Read Nancy: The Elements of Comics in Three Easy Panels."

Weekend Heller: Design From Underground

The new publisher Standards Manual has teamed up with Brian Kelley on "NYCTA: Objects": a catalogue that presents an archive of New York’s historic subway.

Arthur Szyk Captures New York

For those who want to be truly inspired in ways they never thought possible, go to the first NYC Arthur Szyk exhibition since the 1970s.

The Hi-Fi Generation

Steven Heller talks with Janet Borgerson, co-author of the new book "Designed for Hi-Fi Living: The Vinyl LP In Midcentury America."

Hot Museum Comes Out of Cold Storage

The Wende Museum is opening a Cold War venue with the capacity to engage a much broader constituency and produce more cutting-edge collaborations.