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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Print Will Never Die!! Part II

"TipoItalia" is published by the dedicated curators and scholars at Tipoteca Italiana, and "The Quarterly" is published by Design Observer.

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Print Will Never Die! Part I

"People of Print" is published in the UK with the trademark "Print Isn't Dead," and "Neshan" is the Iranian Graphic Design Magazine.

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The Joy of Die-Cuts

Using a die to cut paper into predetermined shapes is among the oldest advertisement tricks of the trade and there are countless stunning examples.

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Myths America

Magazine advertising, especially in the postwar '40s and early '50s, presented the lily-white world in a neat mythic package.

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Not Sick of the Debates Yet?

Meet The Contender: an electoral debate game that offers hundreds of one-liners based on real presidential quotes.