Design Education

Look here for online course excerpts, design education news, trends and theories that are shaping the education experience at some of the best schools educating designers – including online graphic design courses. Plus, simply see how design education has changed over the years and where it is going in the future.

A Brief History of the Color Wheel

Rachel Olson offers this brief history of the color wheel in one of HOWU's newest courses: Color Theory for Designers. Gain a better understanding of color…

the 99U Conference

#99Uconf: 99% Perspiration, 100% Inspiration

Weeks before the June 7 opening of the #99Uconf, $1000 tickets were being scalped on Twitter. People sounded desperate to attend — at any price. I spent three packed days and evenings — making my way between the kickoff party at The Vine event space to the main conference site, Alice Tully Hall at...

Weekend Heller: Research, Then Write

From June 5–16, the Department of Design Research, Writing and Criticism at the School of Visual Arts will host its annual two-week intensive dedicated to design writing.

The Fine Art of Milton Glaser

Two concurrent exhibits at the Binghamton University Art Museum feature the fine art of design icon Milton Glaser.