Here are some printers' advertisements from the early years of World War I. The output was extraordinary, and all the major artists/designers were conscripted, like Louis Oppenheimer.
This bodybuilding booklet is a wonderful example of pulp typography, ham-fisted airbrushing and untutored layout. All together a beautiful cacophony.
Marshall Arisman's "Drawing With a Comb" is one of many Rubin Museum of Art short films on their workshops. Watch it here.
Ken Tanabe is a graphic designer who creates Halloween costumes according to "design rules."
Steven Heller reflects on Mildred Friedman's 1989 "Graphic Design in America: A Visual Language History"—the first major graphic design exhibition in the US.
The Grolier Club in New York City will present an overview of the remarkable achievements of one of America’s foremost book illustrators, Lynd Ward.
Can you imagine a world without cardboard?
This satiric booklet about Operation Iraqi Freedom will make you laugh, but it's a tragically painful laughter.
The Alice Award gives $25,000 to a book previously supported by Furthermore that represents excellence in all aspects of the work. Find out who won in 2015.
If only The Ventriloquists Convention at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) was the real deal.