Publication Design

Publication design is at the heart of communicating effectively—for media outlets, artists, and promotional projects alike. Imprint shows you the best publication design, highlighting effective strategies and examples of the most resonant work in books, magazines, newspapers, comics, and the entirety of design publications. Through this, you can learn to convey narrative, information, opinion, and art in a way best suited to each project.

Josef Váchal Made What He Felt

Josef Váchal was a respected Czech painter and designer with a fantastical expressionist sensitivity for emotive illustration and exotic typography.

Snapshot Meet Snapchat

Snapshots were hard to pull off and ultimately time-consuming back in the day—as the materials for this Brownie Hawkeye show.

What Censorship Looks Like

"Mother Earth," founded in 1907 and co-edited by Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, was an anarchist American journal.

Life as it Once Was

Here are but a few of thousands of amazing illustrated Life magazine covers of yesteryear.

And Now … a Few Chuckles

This quirky "Little Joke Book" is typical of the lighthearted private press work of the Peter Pauper Press.

That’s a Lot of Shirt

Back in the do-a-lot-with-a-little days of product promotion and branding, Phillips-Van Heusen produced this lovely little "A Short Shirt Tale."