Riddles of an Illustration

Steven Heller has long pondered this 1948 "Saturday Evening Post" cover by onetime leading American illustrator Stevan Dohanos.


The Original Motorhead

What makes a spring sexy? I've pondered that question ever since I saw this photo from "Motor" magazine.


It’s OK to Have Hives

Mark Randall, the founder of World Studio in NYC, Design Ignites Change and SVA's IMPACT!, is also a beekeeper and ice cream entrepreneur.


Psychedelic Black and White

Psychedelics are usually seen in color. But there was a black-and-white side to the experience represented here in the work of Lee Conklin.


A Chicago Tribune Geek-Out !

A crazy quilt of material concerning aspects of the Chicago Tribune that have injected themselves into J.J. Sedelmaier's personal and professional life.


Bawdy, Bald and Beautiful

In 1977, decades before my own head became barren, I was invited to an unveiling of Yossarian's The Razor's Edge—the journal for women with shaved heads.