Paul Bacon, master of the "Big Book Look" in cover design, died Monday. Find out who Bacon was, and the massive impact he had on the field of book covers.
The World's Fair that never happened began in 1936 when the Fascist Italian government was selected to host the Exhibition in Rome in 1941.
Check out these Print 75th Anniversary designs by Matteo Bologna, Jessica Hische, Louise Fili, Aaron Draplin and more—and get them for 40% off.
Steven Heller looks at the visual racial stereotyping in two Italian books.
We may be on the verge of losing our letterheads, but even in the digital space they still have relevance. Here are a few Steven Heller found in Rome.
Steven Heller discovers an odd, uncharacteristic piece by Paolo Garretto, an artist known for his streamlined art-deco work.
Well, "art" may not be an accurate word, but there has always been a craft to "per inquiry," or coupon, adverts.
The Daily Heller is always pleased to announce a new graphic novelization of great musicals by Bronwyn Chochinov. This time, it's Les Misérables.
It was the future. Covering 1,216 acres in Flushing Meadows, New York, the 1939 New York World's Fair was erected on what was an ash-dump.
Steven Heller looks at a new Kickstarter seeking to publish Hermann Zapf's brilliant sketchbooks.