Steven Heller returns to those days when insurance companies promised the moon but gave us the stars.
As a new president takes the Oath of Office, Steven Heller thinks of his hero, Gomez.
Meghdad Asadi Lari details his new work of calligraphic animation, "Simorgh."
Photo-Lettering catalogs, like this one from the early 1960s, are a source of reinvigorated vintage type design that cannot help but bring a smile to the eye.
Steven Heller ponders funerary design.
With all the warnings about the toxic effects of sugar on the body and mind, isn't it refreshing to look back to, say, 1954, when sugar was a virtue?
Steven Heller looks at the logo for Richard Spencer's white nationalist movement.
George Orwell's "Politics and the English Language" includes the following warnings that hold true for design.
Roger van den Bergh of Onoma LLC, an identity and media design firm in New York City, gave himself a painstaking challenge: Design a new MTA Subway map for the city.
German Expressionism is famous for the brutal woodcut and linocut prints made by those the Nazis branded "degenerate" artists.