Frank Romano's History of the Linotype Company (RIT Press) is as exhaustive as setting Linotype was exhausting in the hot metal days. But it is also a splendid chronicle of this lion of the typesetting field.
Jack Kirby was arguably the most important comic book creator of the 20th century. But who has the rights to his creations? The Supreme Court may weigh in.
Sagi Haviv, partner at Chermayeff & Geismar & Haviv, reveals how the firm delicately handles branding that results from a corporate merger or partnership.
In honor of this year’s Banned Books Week's focus on banned comics and graphic novels, cartoonist Keith Knight talks about getting the newspaper boot.
The current exhibition Barbara Nessim: An Artful Life, curated by Douglas Dodds, Senior Curator, Word and Image Department, Victoria and Albert Museum, London is a essential piece of illustration history and practice. Learn more.
Check out an array of brilliantly designed gig posters from the "Flooded" exhibition at the 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati.
The covers of Favoriten (Favorite) journal were so different as to suggest they were completely different magazines, or at least very different art directors.
This article from Grids + Guides in Print's 2014 International Design Issue takes a brief look at the SVA 26th Masters Series Award recipient, Tom Geismar.
Art and Craft, which opens tomorrow, is a film about an enigmatic art forger who gives (he does not sell) his forgeries to museums, libraries and other institutions throughout the U.S. Hear what the directors have to say about it and the forger.
Past New Visual Artists winners went on to become some of today's best visual artists. This year's deadline for nominations: Sept. 19th