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.

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."

A Reason for Weapons

Thanks to my monthly subscription to Stack, the independent magazine delivery service, I recently was introduced to the journal "Weapons of Reason."

Dwiggins Lives!

The first comprehensive illustrated biography of William Addison Dwiggins is going on "sale" through a Kickstarter campaign launched by Letterform Archive.

The Times Art Director, 1916-1934

Jeff Roth, researcher extraordinaire, found this obituary for Edward Nelson Dart, former "New York Times" art director and layout man.

Designer of the Week: Rima Massasati

Designer of the Week Rima Massasati's latest poster series raises awareness of the plight of Syrian refugees & informs us of how to help Syrian refugees.