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.

Postage Cancellation

The latest Kat Ran Press dive into philately includes a short essay by the woodcut artist Antonio Frasconi that appeared in "Art in America" in 1941.

Weed is Not Grass Anymore

Medical marijuana packaging is a new frontier. And Jeff Johnson has just completed a brand and packaging system for Vireo cannabis products.

A Newly Constituted Constitution

The New York City branding agency ThoughtMatter just redesigned the U.S. Constitution to be more accessible and visually exciting to read.

When the Future Was Not Bleak

Every fourth Sunday night in the 1950s, Walt Disney would make dreams even dreamier with his "Future Land" TV show.

Fallout Elegance

Take a look at industrial designer Paul László's beautiful fallout shelter concepts.