From the Lester Beall–esque cover to the simple vector-like illustrations, this 1953 brochure issued by New York State is a pretty modern look at sex ed.
Roger van den Bergh of Onoma LLC, an identity and media design firm in New York City, gave himself a painstaking challenge: Design a new MTA Subway map for the city.
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.
Steven Heller talks with the authors of "Looking Good: A Visual Guide to the Nun’s Habit."
Sometimes typography really is a matter of life and death. Are automakers keeping us safe with dashboard design and typography—both now and in the future?
As graphic designers who specialize in logos and trademarks, Mark Fox and Angie Wang have done a splendid job in "Symbols: A Handbook for Seeing."
In response to racist statements from Latinos for Trump, Rigsby Hull initiated a "taco trucks on every corner" movement in Texas.
Steven Heller talks with Bob McKinnon, principal of Galewill, a for-purpose company that designs social change programs, communications, advocacy and action.
War is hell but it is never without an element of graphic ingenuity. Steven Heller reviews a bit of war design history.
Steven Heller looks at the USPS' new planet and Pluto stamps from art director Antonio Alcalá.