A great deal of brilliant and fascinating automotive design graphics were produced from 1900-1973, as seen in a new volume from Taschen Books.
What's the common thread in these "Fortune" magazine ads from 1945?
Michael Dooley talks with the authors of 20 Over 80: Conversations on a Lifetime in Architecture and Design.
Michael Dooley reveals a collection of previously-unseen work by Saul Bass.
“Bread and Circus” referred to they way the Roman emperor would hand out cheap food and entertainment as a way to gain popularity with the common people. And yet today, it’s this same model that should replace the lingering plague of 30-second TV spots.
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.
Steven Brower explores the work of Don Record, a lost designer whose work defined Hollywood's early film titles.
The Presidential candidate may be convenient for cheap laughs, but Harvey Kurtzman’s Trump, a witty graphic humor magazine, deserves our serious respect.
Dooley talks with pop culture archaeologist Warren Dotz, author of books on design artifacts such as packaging labels for firecrackers... and Elephant Love.
Michael Dooley shares a post-finale essay on advertising for the hit TV series Mad Men.