Design Books

How do visionary designers like Chip Kidd, Rodrigo Corral, and Barbara deWilde create such consistently memorable book jackets? A great book cover design showcases a designer’s ability to refine an idea to its essential visual expression, and Imprint surveys the best of jacket design in the genres of fiction, non-fiction, and experimental work, revealing the strategies top designers use to tell a story with images and type.


The Design of Pride

Jesse Reed and Hamish Smyth, the pair behind the NASA Graphics Standards Manual, are announcing The American Revolution Bicentennial manual.


My Favorite Rand Kids’ Book

Paul Rand designed and illustrated four children's books with his wife, Ann Rand, as author, including this one: Listen! Listen!


Wood is Good

A new book celebrates the work of Dafi Kühne, a graphic designer/letterpress printmaker based in Switzerland.


Femme Power

A new Kickstarter has been launched to fund a Hall of Femmes book on Supergraphics pioneer Barbara Stauffacher Solomon.


Depero’s Copied Original

There are a handful of books that all designers must see. Fortunato Depero’s 1927 monograph "Depero Futurista" is among them.


The Rise of Centaur

Steven Heller talks with Misha Beletsky, co-author of "The Noblest Roman: A History of the Centaur Types of Bruce Rogers."

Andy Kner

Art Director Andrew Kner: A Tribute

PRINT's tribute to longtime art director Andrew Kner. Andy passed away on Aug. 28, 2016. Admire the beauty of his art direction with these classic PRINT covers.