From time to time, The Daily Heller will publish a series of artefactoids, bits and pieces of cultural design ephemera assembled by various contributors.
Typography nerds and Dwiggins fans alike will savor the reprinted masterpiece "Stencilled Ornament & Illustration" when it is released in September.
There’s a movement afoot for a new candidate and a contest that the logo factory 99designs is running right now to create a logo for Deez Nuts, the presidential candidate/15-year-old Iowa farm boy giving nutsy old Donald Trump a run for his money. “Little is known about Deez Nuts,” says Aimee Grove for 99designs,...
Steven Heller takes a look at Peter Max and Tom Daly's Panopticon exhibition, created with images from the legendary Bettmann Archive.
With this handy oblong booklet from Art Instruction Inc. you too can become a Commercial Artist and Designer, just like A.M. Cassandre.
If you've never encountered Art Young's cartoons from the early 1900s, you're missing out on one of America's most strident and witty political cartoonists.
Steven Heller talks with Adrian Wilson about The Inutilious Retailer — a new store that sells nothing.
In 1977, decades before my own head became barren, I was invited to an unveiling of Yossarian's The Razor's Edge—the journal for women with shaved heads.
Steven Heller takes a look at the redesign of The New Republic.
In the early 1920s American products were either nondescript or laden with ornament to camouflage a mass-market look. Although mass production was the foundation on which the modern American economy was built, many cultural critics felt that items coming off the assembly line lacked good taste. American industrialists, who could easily afford to aesthetically...