In this piece on storytelling in design, film and advertising, Johan Liedgren explores different theories on the finite number of plots and what they mean for the process of building narratives.
Tokyo graphic designer Kenya Hara is synonymous with the changing face of contemporary Japanese design.
Could the Italian design manifesto created by Robert Rebotti and Lorella Pierdicca impact the entire profession? Ellen Shapiro probes.
Photographer and art director Henry Hargreaves is best known for playing with his food.
Due to its insanely minute detail, engraving remains a little-known process. Here, Nancy Sharon Collins offers up a glossary of print engraving terms.
Aaron Burns reveals a new "era for typography wherein the present is almost obsolete."
As graphic designers who specialize in logos and trademarks, Mark Fox and Angie Wang have done a splendid job in "Symbols: A Handbook for Seeing."
The billion dollar launch of the iPhone was met with petty complaints and indifference, highlighting the need for a Maslowian story-pyramid.
Henri Matisse is best-known as a painter, but here, Steven Brower explores his design work, including posters and book cover designs.
The history of illustration was once a topic rarely discussed in critical and academic circles. But today, that's finally changing.