Steven Brower discusses Barney Rosset's life and work—and a new Kickstarter campaign to publish Train to Pokipse by Rami Shamir.
Read Michael Dooley's exploration of the history of the beautiful, unorthodox Flair Magazine.
Welcome to a punk's worst nightmare. Yesterday, Bloomberg reported that Sex Pistols album cover art now adorns Richard Branson's Virgin MasterCards.
My fascination with brand design started with the soda-pop realm. I’d always loved leafing through old magazines and usually paid more attention to the advertising in them than the articles. Because my father had a collection of Life magazines beginning with the first issue in 1936 and continuing through the World War II years,...
Part 2 in a series on color as data, from infographics to other coolly abstracted uses.
A recent visit to Chicago reminded me of how enamored I am of its rapid transit. It’s so much a part of what makes Chicago unique and exciting to me. Chicago is one of those cities with a “sound” to it—San Francisco being another—and the elevated “L” system is the reason why. Much of...
Explore award-winning poster designs from last year's Regional Design Annual and enter this year's design competition by May 29!
It was the future. Covering 1,216 acres in Flushing Meadows, New York, the 1939 New York World's Fair was erected on what was an ash-dump.
Michael Dooley shares a post-finale essay on advertising for the hit TV series Mad Men.
The SVA Department of Design Research, Writing & Criticism recently opened "Exploding Footnotes: Design Research in Action."