Author Archives: Steven Heller

About Steven Heller

Steven Heller is the co-chair of the SVA MFA Designer /Designer as Author + Entrepreneur program, writes a weekly column for The Atlantic online and is the "Visuals" Columnist for the New York Times Book Review. He is also the author of over 160 books on design and visual culture. And he is the 2011 recipient of the Smithsonian National Design Award.


Modern Homes in Germany

Moderne Bauformen was one of many architectural magazines that attempted to define what Modern was in post-war Germany.


A Sparkling New Magazine

Steven Heller talks with editor Anna-Marie Crowhurst about her beautiful new publication, The Eighty-Eight.


Bert And Harry On Tap

From 1955–1960, the Piels brewery employed the Young & Rubicam ad agency to create new commercials for their beer—and the agency devised Bert and Harry.


3D Banyai

Istvan Banyai has done some cool (perhaps old school) animations, but his new 3D interactive project caught my eye and hit the market just a few days ago.



From time to time, The Daily Heller will publish a series of artefactoids, bits and pieces of cultural design ephemera assembled by various contributors.