J.J. Sedelmaier partners with Peter Paeth to bring you this extensively researched article about commercial artist Louis Paeth, whose career serves as a wonderful example of how many illustrators and designers navigated the world of commercial art during much of the 20th century.
Steven Heller talks with Scott Stowell about the new ACLU identity that his firm Open collaborated on developing.
Celebrate 100 years of Forbes magazine logo design. With inspiration drawn from the Arts & Crafts movement to Beaux-Arts and…
Nancy Sharon Collins shares some of her research into the history of monograms and ciphers, from hand-drawn collectors items to contemporary creations.
Medical marijuana packaging is a new frontier. And Jeff Johnson has just completed a brand and packaging system for Vireo cannabis products.
Starting with the basic elements of air, earth, fire and water, Alchemical symbols were used to indicate elements and compounds until the 18th century.
Nathan’s Famous wants you to remember where their fame began: In 1916 with a man whose hard work made him and his wife international successes.
Jeff Roth recently found this 1960 volume produced for corporate America—"A Management Guide to Public Relations: Developing the Corporate Image."
The so-called Sig-Runes, the logo for the Nazi SS (Schutzstaffel), was actually designed by out-of-work illustrator Walter Heck.
In celebration of the luckiest holiday of the year, explore award-winning designs that leverage the color green in branding, packaging, publications and more.