John Maeda

You Don’t Know Y (the Conference), Part 3

. In this, the third of four installments, the Y team reflects on memorable people and moments over the past 15 years. Here are parts one, two, and four. And here’s info about next week’s Y16, at the University of San Diego. . David Conover: Owner, StudioConover AIGA/SD Board (Membership) in 1996 and Y1...

Print Design Is a Lesser Form of Design

I thought that headline might get your attention. Don’t get me wrong; I love to look at print design, but I much prefer working on the digital side of things. Mostly that’s because designing for print sometimes leaves me feeling trapped creating static, even passive, layouts. Digital design, on the other hand, feels like...