Steven Heller gives us an inside look into his past with these pictures from his youth. These are pictures of my youth before memory, during memory and after memory. They’re in the boxes marked “do not discard.” I’m sure you all have those boxes.
In the newest issue of Print, the Sex & Design issue, we tastefully explore issues surrounding sex and sexuality. Read the Evolution column by Steven Heller taken from the February issue of Print magazine, which is a look at the sultry history of the XXX sign
and the ubiquitous use of the letter “X.”
If you were starting a career in the late 1920s or early 30s (the period of Great Depression), and you had artistic aspirations, this cover and the booklet it graced would have been for you. Explore this vintage catalog of the Federal Schools, Inc. training programs, the largest commercial art correspondence school in America.