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On Being a Cartoonist in Iran

Heller speaks frankly with Iranian illustrator and cartoonist Elham Atayi about working in Iran and her successes and tribulations.

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Guarnaccia’s Father’s Day

Steven Guarnaccia, who's soon opening his first show, has gone through many incarnations as an artist & designer. Heller asks him about this latest one.

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Azealia the Confident Confronter

The interactive clip for rapper Azealia Banks' "Wallace" is hitting the charts big time. Heller talks with the creatives behind this design-driven hit.

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Weekend Heller: Ciao Roma

All the transcendent riches of Rome + the leading experts on Roman typography & graphic design are yours at the Rome Summer Typography and Design Workshop.

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A Few More Lines From Rand

Paul Rand was a man of few words. Well actually, that's not true. He had many choice words about design and its consequences.

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Dingbats, Ribbons and Ampersands

Samuel Welo hand-drew and -lettered the 1927 Studio Handbook: Letter & Design, a chunky little tome for the art studio habitué to love.

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Wit As Weapon

As part of the Je Suis Charlie movement in the wake of the murders at the Charlie Hebdo offices, this German edition of Je Suis Charlie packs a wallop.

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Irish Design on iPad

The Kilkenny Design Workshops in Ireland have just released a new iPad app that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the official opening of the KDW.

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Hair Hitler!

Steven Heller looks at the hairmarks of Adolf Hitler.