Design Criticism

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Tall Tale for Small Car

Dominik Imseng, author of “Ugly Is Only Skin-Deep,” discusses DDB's legendary Volkswagen ads.

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The Legacy of Type Design History

While rummaging through his old, forgotten type history files, Steven Heller came across a cache of American Printing History Association newsletters.

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The Ugly Face of War

On Nov. 19, Steve Hindy will sit down with author David Shields and Milton Glaser to discuss Shields' new book, "War is Beautiful."

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Otl Aicher en Francais

Steven Heller cracks open Otl Aicher's "le monde comme projet," a literate collection of writings on Aicher's engagement with typographic modernism.