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…
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...
Johan Liedgren discusses the importance of confidence in design—overcoming insecurities, pandering and committee decisions.
Peter Bil’ak discusses art and design as it relates to wanderlust, typography and rethinking the way we approach creative work.
In order for design education to remain practical in the face of the rapidly shifting technological space, industry and academia would need to blend.
Most design—arguably all of it—isn’t created to be the actual or final experience. It is instead an experience designed to direct us to another experience yet to come.
We review Chromaphilia: The Story of Color in Art by Stella Paul, which reprises how color informs artist practices, materials, theory, culture and more.
Lucian Bernhard designed Fonotyp to be a practical typographic writing system to spell English words phonetically.
Through his interpretations of media and typography, Marshall McLuhan predicted much of today's political world.
Early Germanic runes have reverberated throughout history.