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Are You Ready for Some Foosball? (Please Say Yes)

Tomorrow night, the Art Directors Club in New York City will host an event that should be of major import and lasting significance to the city’s graphic design community. That’s right, it’s the ninth-annual World Graphic Design Foosball Championship. The storied tournament dates back to 2004, when Karlssonwilker hosted 23 teams at its office...

The 2012 Regional Design Annual Is Here!

Print‘s 2012 Regional Design Annual is now out in the world. Inside you’ll find the best in American graphic design, as selected by our esteemed judges: Sarah Gephart (MGMT. Design), Sagi Haviv (Chermayeff & Geismar), Nicole Jacek (formerly of Karlssonwilker), Jason Kernevich and Dustin Summers (the Heads of State), Renda Morton (The New York Times),...

"What's In Your Garbage?"

For the Trash Issue, we asked 18 designers, “What’s in your garbage?” Sam Weber The photo is of my recycling bin, holding some reference photos and crumpled-up drawings. . Natasha Jen, Pentagram One 9-by-12–inch manila envelope; one padded manila envelope from a book-seller; two Starbucks grande-size cups; two crumpled yellow Post-its; one crumpled receipt;...

Live-Blogging Karlssonwilker's 11th-Anniversary Spectacular

At 2 p.m. today, the New York design firm Karlssonwilker and several of its high-profile friends—including Stefan Sagmeister, James Victore, Paul Sahre, Emily Oberman, Jon Burgerman, Chris Speed, and Scott Stowell—will be taking over the Art Directors Club for “an intimate mix of talk, show, discussion and performance,” followed, at 8 p.m., by a...

Get Excited: Karlssonwilker's 11th-Anniversary Extravaganza

As regular Imprint readers surely know by now, the five-day HOW Design Live superconference—organized by Print’s sister publication, HOW—kicks off this Thursday in Boston. For New Yorkers who can’t make it up to Boston, however, we’re excited to announce that Print will be the media sponsor of another promising event taking place this week....

Runnin' Down the Highway, Lookin' for Adventure . . .

Last year, Jan Wilker and Hjalti Karlsson of NYC’s karlssonwilker inc. were asked to develop ideas to celebrate the launch of MINI’s latest model the Coupe. One quite “self-serving” notion was to go on a road trip, through countries they wanted to explore, meet with creatives along the way, and take the various countries’...