Steven Brower explores the work of Don Record, a lost designer whose work defined Hollywood's early film titles.
Michael Dooley explores German book cover design featured in the new book, "The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic."
Michael Dooley presents a designer's guide to the 21 Best Comic Book Artists from Comic-Con 2015.
Dooley talks with pop culture archaeologist Warren Dotz, author of books on design artifacts such as packaging labels for firecrackers... and Elephant Love.
Read Michael Dooley's exploration of the history of the beautiful, unorthodox Flair Magazine.
If you’ve been captivated by the bold, atmospheric cinematography of Daredevil‘s first season on Netflix, you might want to seek out the similarly stunning comic book version by Alex Maleev. Series executive producer Jeph Loeb credits Maleev as a key visual influence: “With Alex’s art, we looked at that and said ‘that’s the look...
Michael Dooley shares a post-finale essay on advertising for the hit TV series Mad Men.
Jeshurun Webb asked renowned designers to pair an art-related book with a non-art related book to create a "required" reading list for designers.
As a subject, color is emotional, turbulent, “hot.” (Don’t believe me? Two posts’ worth of hotheaded quotes by famous people about color should help you revise your opinion in a hurry.) That’s why – paradoxically – it thrills me to consider the flipside of color: its coolly abstracted life as a mere data-point. In...
This post explores the many contradictory meanings of the color green, from poison to nature, from luck to its opposite.