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.

Selfie Pictogasmic

Pictoplasma's Lars Denicke proposes a challenge to young, emerging artists between 18 and 24.

Folk Songs Into Folk Comics

Aidan Saunders and Geoff Coupland (ZEEL) discuss their folk music-infused comics project, The Golden Thread.

Deco in the Details

Here are some examples of Art Deco architecture in New York City that should not be touched.

Colonialism for Juniors

The Italian Fascists under Mussolini hoped to reestablish their empire, and focused on Africa as a vulnerable target rich with natural resources.