The history of illustration was once a topic rarely discussed in critical and academic circles. But today, that's finally changing.
In this Observer column from Print's International Design Issue, Rick Poynor discusses the term critical graphic design and explains what it means for designers today.
Rick Poynor explores why Pinterest—despite early criticism—has found its place in design as a respected archive of visual finds.
Rick Poynor takes issue with the "Forms of Inquiry" exhibition and the term critical design. And the curators respond to his initial ideas.