Design Thinking

What is design thinking? This creative approach has been deeply influential in the design world in recent years, leading to heated debate about the design thinking process, both pro and con. Imprint has provided a online forum to explore graphic design thinking as it is put into practice with clients and within companies—essential reading for today’s designers, art directors, and design leaders.

A Newly Constituted Constitution

The New York City branding agency ThoughtMatter just redesigned the U.S. Constitution to be more accessible and visually exciting to read.

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...

On Confidence in Design

Johan Liedgren discusses the importance of confidence in design—overcoming insecurities, pandering and committee decisions.

The Activist’s History

The Interference Archive explores the relationship between cultural production and social movements through exhibitions, a social center, workshops and more.

Abstract or Obtuse

These postmodern, new wave, neo-abstract forms were from the '40s—and then in the '80s they were stylistic, and now they're high design.