Dooley digs into the ways Midcentury California artists exploited and drew influence from comics like Flash Gordon with adventurous vitality.
The City College of New York presented its Presidential Award to wunder-elder, art director and "big idea" ad man George Lois. Read his acceptance speech here.
"Twenty Over Eighty" by Bryn Smith and Aileen Kwun features interviews with legendary creatives over the age of 80 who have greatly shaped 20th-century design and beyond.
Michael Dooley reveals a collection of previously-unseen work by Saul Bass.
"YES YES YES Alternative Press / 1966-1977 From Provo to Punk" is a massive volume based on a 2015 exhibition of posters.
The notorious French anarchist-cartoonist Maurice Sinet, who signed his art Siné, died on Thursday at age 87. Michael Dooley explores his lifetime of provocative cartoons.
French artist/designer Fabien Barral (aka “MR CUP”) created an impressive editorial design for Walter Magazine.
Johan Liedgren addresses the challenge of humanizing AI in order to craft a coherent design narrative.
Paul Rand was an inveterate sketcher, often during lulls in the day but also when he was searching for a design solution.
Steven Heller talks with David Senior about THE ELECTRO-LIBRARY, a small show at MoMA about European Avant-Garde magazines from the 1920s.