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Dissent Makeover

By Aleksandar Maćašev The annual Belgrade design conference, “(Graphic) Designer: Author or Universal Soldier,” was subtitled “Action” this year, and included a street exhibition called “Design of Dissent,” consisting of works featured in the book, Design of Dissent by Milton Glaser and Mirko Ilić (Rockport, 2005). An hour before the opening, after the works...

Today's Obsession: Nightmares

I remember the morning of September 11th, 2001 very clearly. That week, I was in the middle of preparing a proposal for Aveda with the flailing dot-com I was working with, and I’d been at work until 2AM the night before trying to figure out elegant ways to say “your site sucks.” I had...

Avengers Assembled

If you’re geeking out these days like I am with all of the superhero movies, then rumors of The Avengers ought to have you downright frothing at the mouth. Lots of buzz has gone around about the cast but it seems finally set (and it’s not half bad). Robert Downey, Jr. reprises his Iron Man...