HOW Design Live is the best source of design inspiration and insight of the year. Need a reason to attend? Watch a video from the 2015 conference.
The Spring 2016 issue of Print Magazine includes 56 design heroes from NYC. See what else is inside.
Go behind the scenes of PRINT's "Hollywood Issue: New York," with the likes of Chip Kidd, Matteo Bologna, Michael Bierut, Paola Antonelli and more.
Michael Dooley presents the first of a series of graphic novel suggestions that either defy or disregard categorization as comics.
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Michael Dooley presents a designer's guide to the 21 Best Comic Book Artists from Comic-Con 2015.
Why should designers spend their time at comic book conventions? Find out in this comic-con guide.
At a Hammer Museum panel last month, Willem Henri Lucas introduced himself, Gail Swanlund, and Brian Roettinger as three L.A.-based designers who were about to discuss a current exhibition of contemporary graphic design in which none of them were included. Asking the audience to keep that perspective in mind, Roettinger, SCI-Arc’s former design director,...
“Penis!” It was the first thing out of the book designer Chip Kidd’s mouth, and without a moment’s hesitation. He and Gary Panter had just been asked: if you could create a magazine of your own, what would you call it? The Pee-Wee’s Playhouse designer was more circumspect, eventually considering the title “Smurfy Beaver Shots.”...
Comics as literature … Maus 1991, check. Comics as art … Masters of American Comics 2005, check. Comics as graphic design … hmm. Among the 100,000-plus at last week’s San Diego Comic-Con, the place was plentiful with designers – Chip Kidd being the most famous – participating in panels and signings. But there were...