It is a paradox that the Nazis, Italian Fascists and Spanish Falangists had some of the most alluringly powerful graphic design.
Still hate your textbooks of yesteryear? These Catalan specimens, with covers designed with an art deco joyfulness, show respect for the eyes of the users.
This c. 1955 volume brings some of us back to when learning about new physical phenomena was a Eureka! moment.
Otto Steininger takes on the colorful topic of Trump.
La Novella de Hoy was a series of novels, first published in 1922, featuring renowned partners and graphics, groundbreaking and surprisingly ribald images.
Safety razor patents were filed as early as 1880. They offered a close shave and a packaging boon for printers worldwide to create razor blade wrappers.
In Spain, the yoke and arrows symbol was the equivalent of Germany's swastika.
Hans Sachs founded the Verein der Plakat Freunde with Hans Meyer in 1905. Out of this poster cult evolved a passion for poster stamps. Here are a few.
If you want to pull in crowds or keep people at bay, there is nothing better than "Flashy Pennants," "Advertising Pencils" and "No Hitch-Hiker Stickers."
In celebration of the New Year, Steven Heller shares some of his favorite posts from two years' past.