Steven Heller talks with Parisa Tashakori, who helped coordinate Vitrine: A Collection of Essays on the History of Book Cover Design in Iran.
Iranian posters in Farsi are among the most beautiful posters I've ever seen. Now that accolade applies to Iran's book covers and jackets, too.
Afsoon Talai introduces his company Golreezan, a multilingual design store offering products in Hebrew, Persian, Armenian, Arabic and Urdu.
Monotype is relaunching its Recorder magazine, set to document "the wider implications of typography and how it contributes to a broader cultural context."
Steven Heller examines the comic woodcuts of Josef Váchal, a Czech writer, painter, printmaker and book printer.
Steven Heller shares the strange beauty of a functional, commonplace ledger—this one created by Edward Smith and used in the late 1800s.
Vertigo, North by Northwest and Psycho are three back-to-back films from Alfred Hitchcock's late golden period—and three films that legendary designer Saul Bass also left his stylistic mark on.
Here we take a closer look at 14 brilliant letterpress and engraving designs from Neenah's ongoing series.
A stealthy resurgence happening in the design world. Hand lettering is not-so-quietly making a colossal comeback, exploding into the forefront of design.
A Postcard From Lily Dale—a film focused on the painter and educator Marshall Arisman, who was influenced by his Spiritualist grandmother—will soon open.