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Posters By The Gross

Steven Heller interviews poster design master Richard Niessen about his recent exhibition and book.

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Bite of the Golden Bee

Mirko Ilic showcases 10 of his favorite designs from the 2014 Golden Bee Global Biennale in Moscow.

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AG Fronzoni Reappreciated

A new website seeks to document the achievements of AG Fronzoni—an Italian designer who refused to ever write a single word about his work.

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Warn and Cover

Steven Heller researches ebola awareness posters around the globe.

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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

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ISIS Translated

While everyone is jittery about ISIS, designer Meital Gueta decided to transform its trademark ISIS (Daesh) flag into a Jewish New Year (Rosh Ha’shana) greeting card.

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The New Maya Language of Frida Larios

Graphic designer Frida Larios has created a new Maya writing system intended to honor Maya language and bring it into contemporary life and culture.

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Three Italian Nameplates

While recently picking through the surprisingly meager stacks of Italian ephemera in the flea markets, I came across a veritable history of masthead types. Take a closer look.