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01/17/14: Russian Silent Film Posters

Interesting collection of 30 Russian Silent Film Posters at London’s Gallery of Russian Art & Design. The exhibition, curated by Elena Sudakova and Lutz Becker, highlights the bold use of color, imagery and typography in 1920s Russian Graphic Design. Learn …

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Image of the Day, 01/10/2014: Wordless News illustrations

South Carolina-based illustrator, Maria Fabrizio, has spent most of the last year creating illustrations based on the day’s news. For example, the below illustration was creating after Fabrizio heard a story about NASA’s plan to shrink-wrap an asteroid. The project …

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Image of the Day: 3D book cover

Chang-rae Lee’s latest novel, On Such a Full Sea is available with a traditional cover, but one might be tempted purchase the limited edition alternate version, an interesting typographic exercise made even more unique by the addition of a 3D …

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Image of the Day, 01/08/2014: Rock infographic

This is just a small portion of an elaborate, highly interactive infographic, designed by Brittany Klontz that details a history of rock by digging deeply into its most obscure sub-genres. As an added bonus, clicking on the name of a …

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Image of the Day, 01/02/2014: New year editorial illustration

Happy New Year! Kicking off the new year, a business illustration by One Little Bird’s Leanda Xavian culled from the column Alliteration Inspiration. The simple, bold illustration style using a few key color combinations (used in much the same way …

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Image of the Day, 12/18/2013: Writer infographic

Print contributors Maria Popova and Wendy MacNaughton, worked with information design team Accurat, to create this impressively detailed graphic to show famous writers sleeping habits compared to their productivity. Read about how it came together at Brain Pickings and check …

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Image of the Day, 12/17/2013: 2013 Best Movie Posters

This look at the year’s best movie posters includes Noah Baumbach’s Frances Ha (poster courtesy of BLT Communications) among its well-curated selections. Previously in the year, Frances Ha also received some excellent analysis from Fonts in Use, which delved further …