How to use symbols in the service of viable information has been an ongoing topic for visual communicators, as "The Challenge of Symbology" (1959) attests.
Amid the rise of fake news, Michael Dooley revisits a 2000 AIGA Journal profile of iconic satirist Paul Krassner and his pioneering publication, The Realist.
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.
Steven Heller talks with Steven M. Johnson about his new book "Patent Depending"—a collection of satirical inventions.
Tokyo graphic designer Kenya Hara is synonymous with the changing face of contemporary Japanese design.
Monotype's new Between typeface offers three different designs, each with eight weights plus italics, to satisfy a range of moods while maintaining consistency and harmony.
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.
These Ten Commandments of Citizenship from the anti-Communist 1947 comic book "Is This Tomorrow" apply more than ever before.
Explore portraits and interviews of cartoonists, comics artists, animators and more, all from Michael Dooley and photographer Greg Preston, who is currently seeking to fund a new volume of his book, The Artist Within.