Fantasy artist Ken Kelly was just five years into his professional career when he received the assignment of a lifetime—painting the cover for…
Parallels between the life of Leo Lionni, graphic designer and co-editor of PRINT magazine from 1955-1956, and the picture books he created.
Rafael Vasquez has been photographing designers and illustrators for the past few years. He corners his subjects at events and asks them for permission to enter their homes and studios. “For me, the joy of the creative process of portraiture is the sublime path of happiness in my life,” he writes. He plays with...
Mort Künstler is best known today for his vivid paintings of scenes from American history. Less known is Künstler’s early work in men’s adventure magazines.
Gail Anderson, the creative director of New York City’s School of Visual Arts in-house design studio, “Visual Arts Press,” is so much more than a designer. She is making history as the first African American winner of the National Design Award for Lifetime Achievement.
Brooklyn-based experiential designer Jennifer Whitney was just announced as NA Collective's new Creative Director. Prior to joining NA Collective, Whitney…
Though best known as one of the premiere dinosaur artists of the 20th century, the fascinating William Stout has done it all, from movie posters and film production to comic books and theme park design.
Getting into the design field is not always a direct path, and Canadian designer and artist Jessica Rose is a perfect example.
Boston-based designer, artist and educator Dan Vlahos believes in using design as a broader mechanism for change, and that everyone can do their part. Below, he shares with us his work in his own local community, his favorite and most challenging projects, and his plans for the future.
Verena Michelitsch, who is currently a New York City resident by way of Austria, specializes in both conceptualizing and creating unique visual expressions spanning graphic design, art direction, illustration, pattern, editorial and digital design, for clients like Apple, Nasa/JPL and Facebook.