Rachel Olson offers this brief history of the color wheel in one of HOWU's newest courses: Color Theory for Designers. Gain a better understanding of color…
On what would be his 100th birthday, Michael Dooley celebrates the art, writing and impact of comics icon Will Eisner.
Sagi Haviv discusses principles of identity design as they manifest in trademarks created for educational institutions.
Steven Brower offers up a sampling of historical political cartoons from the U.S. that seem familiar in the current election.
Michael Dooley talks with the authors of 20 Over 80: Conversations on a Lifetime in Architecture and Design.
The Oxford rule sounds like article of law, but in reality it is something more mundane: a thick and thin line that sits side by side. Still, this fairly innocuous device has its origins in the earliest printings in recorded history.
Michael Dooley talks with David Mayes and Steve Child about the exhibition "Pushing the Presses" from Typecraft Lithography's Archive Library.
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.
Valley Vista is a new gallery exhibition at California State University, Northridge—one that reaches beyond all the shallow regional stereotypes.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art plans to build one of the country’s most vital, important graphic design collections.