Henri Matisse is best-known as a painter, but here, Steven Brower explores his design work, including posters and book cover designs.
Yellow book covers are huge again, say the pundits. Why and how - and where's a color fan to locate the sunniest designs out there? Here's your guide.
Josh MacPhee charts the representation of the Black Power movement in book cover design.
The 2015 Regional Design Annual has been released, and now it's time to get ready for 2016. Gain some design inspiration from these award-winning designs.
Author and photographer Hank O’Neal shares here the fascinating story of one of unsung hero Paul Bacon’s last dust jackets.
Brilliant book cover designer Peter Mendelsund offers a look into his process and philosophy, and showcases 14 of his works.
We know, we know. You should never judge a book by its cover. But looking at this set, it's damn hard not to. Here are 19 of our 2014 favorites that are in stores or on the way.
Print invites you to showcase your work in the next Regional Design Annual. The deadline is nearing, so act fast and enter today. RDA winner The Book Designers out of the Far West Region really showed what can be done when type, color and shape are combined in a detailed, complementary way with the The Complete...
An alluring book cover design can mean the difference between a book that flies off the shelves (or out of the eBook store) or fades away. Learn how to design a book cover that is compelling and memorable with E. Genevieve Williams’ new HOW Design University course Design a Great Book Cover. Designing book...
With books migrating to pads and pods this maybe a moot point. But before designed book jackets, book covers were the primary illustrative and typographical surface on a book. The photographs of the covers taken from "Arts and Crafts Book Covers" (in the book over 90 in all), makes this an essential document of...