International Design

The arena of international design is vast, and Imprint sorts through the chaff, highlighting exemplary work created by international design firms and small studios that would otherwise remain unknown. With an eye to discovering unique sensibilities, Imprint covers topics such as typography, posters, books, magazines, and motion graphics, showcasing European innovations, Japanese design, and work from the Middle East.


Bite of the Golden Bee

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


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.


Warn and Cover

Steven Heller researches ebola awareness posters around the globe.


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


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.


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.


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.