White space eventually became the hallmark of graphic design Modernism, but it happened gradually. We've learned to never underestimate its graphic power.
The Oxford rule sounds like article of law, but in reality it is something more mundane: a thick and thin line that sits side by side. Still, this fairly innocuous device has its origins in the earliest printings in recorded history.
Steven Heller talks with art director Jan Šabach about the New England magazine "Take."
De Gemeenschap was a Dutch monthly Avant Garde magazine for Catholic Reconstruction, featuring classic Modernist photomontage in the Constructivist tradition.
Steven Heller takes a look at "Delayed Gratification" and "Little Atoms," two independent British magazines.
Strong art direction coupled with nuanced design are fundamental to MAD magazine’s spot-on parodies and satirical observations, and driving it all is art director Sam Viviano.
The 2015 Regional Design Annual has been released, and now it's time to get ready for 2016. Gain some design inspiration from these award-winning designs.
Book cover design extraordinaire and artist Rodrigo Corral walks us through New York and the world at large, as only he can see it.
Here Comes Kitty is the work of multidisciplinary artist Richard Kraft, a Jess for our age. Kraft has craftily transformed a 1960s Polish espionage comic into a mad, post-mod melange of Western religion and Eastern mysticism, Nazi spies and domesticated animals, the disturbingly chaotic and the playfully erotic.
Steven Heller talks with the deputy editor of "Victory Journal"—which is unlike any other sports magazine, from its size to its distinctive point of view.