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Holiday Design

In honor of all that is festive, we rounded up some holiday design for you to feast your eyes on.

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Urban Cartography, Curated

Designing New York City’s wayfinding “infostructure” demands a delicate balance of user needs – while maintaining the integrity of public space.

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Best Book Covers: Penguin Drop Caps

Jessica Hische’s collaboration with Penguin is a lovely nod to the printed word—and an unusual and intriguing twist to a personal project that got its start online.

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Catherine Farman of Happy Cog Talks Women in Tech

Developer Catherine Farman of Happy Cog on her passion for teaching and mentoring through Girl Develop It, who’s inspiring her these days and why designer/developer collaboration is crucial to good design. Catch Catherine at HIDC Chicago, October 19-21.

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Observer: In a Critical Condition

In this Observer column from Print’s International Design Issue, Rick Poynor discusses the term critical graphic design and explains what it means for designers today.

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Diplomatic Design

The United Nations’ in-house design team works to create change with a target audience of, well, every single person on the planet