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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Age-Old Symbols for the New Age

As graphic designers who specialize in logos and trademarks, Mark Fox and Angie Wang have done a splendid job in "Symbols: A Handbook for Seeing."

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Type for Impaired Eyes

Steven Heller talks with Thomas Bohm, author of "Published Punctuation," about his research into typographic legibility for the masses.

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Weekend Heller: Taco Democracy

In response to racist statements from Latinos for Trump, Rigsby Hull initiated a "taco trucks on every corner" movement in Texas.

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The Design of Pride

Jesse Reed and Hamish Smyth, the pair behind the NASA Graphics Standards Manual, are announcing The American Revolution Bicentennial manual.