Daily Heller

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Eye-Tail-Yin Design Purgatory

Italian graphic design comes in many shades of strange. These are the kind of eclectic artifacts that are getting harder and harder to find in the new digital purgatory.

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The Italian Tarzan Was a Voman

Pantera Bionda was an Italian comics series launched in 1948, featuring Ms. Bionda ("Blonde Panther"), a jungle girl with a sisterly resemblance to Sheena of the Jungle.

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Who Put the Lust in Lustig?

A Q&A with Craig Welsh who, for over a year, has been creating the Lustig Elements font, colorful prints based on the font, and a documentary film about the font.

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80 is the New 80, Only Much Better

"Twenty Over Eighty" by Bryn Smith and Aileen Kwun features interviews with legendary creatives over the age of 80 who have greatly shaped 20th-century design and beyond.

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Signs of Life, Havana Style

Diego Vainesman, chairman emeritus of the Type Directors Club, recently returned from Havana, where he was seeking typographic treasures.

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Designing Terrorists

More than ever terror is branded like any other business, institution, government or regime.