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08/12/2014: Game of Thrones map

Even if you watch the show more for the gore and incestuous romances, it’s always good to know Westeros from The Wall. Now, you can get around the Game of Thrones lands with ease. This map, created by GoT superfan Michael Tyznik uses his talent to create a truly detailed transit map, inspired by...

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05/30/2014: Churchhill quote poster

This is your last chance to have your work judged by some of the biggest names in the industry and have it featured in the next Regional Design Annual. The deadline is TODAY, so act fast and enter now. What better way to wrap our revisiting previous RDA winners than with a piece of encouragement...

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05/16/2014: Design MMoCA posters

Print‘s Regional Design Annual judges are looking to discover top talent to be featured in this year’s RDA. Judges include Debbie Millman, Jessica Helfand, Caleb Bennett, Joseph Duffy, Alexander Isley and Michael Vanderbyl. Enter today. RDA winner Hiebing out of the Midwest Region explored shape and perspective in their poster designs for the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art‘s...

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04/17/2014: Save the Arctic illustration

A look inside the portfolio of Italian illustrator Riccardo Guasco, whose flowing, painterly illustrations evoke Cubism and Di Stijl among other art movements. Below, a poster created for the Save The Arctic movement. More of Guasco’s work can be found here. Via Grain Edit.

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03/21/2014: Beethoven poster project

Jessica Svendsen, Yale School of Art grad now employed at Pentagram, handled Michael Bierut’s 100 Days Workshop in a spectacular way. Redesigning this Josef Müller-Brockmann, each approach plays with space and typography, and there are several excellent solutions, all in black and white. Below is one of the highlights, adding sharp paper forms and...

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Spike Lee’s Other Poster Design Bamboozle: Saul Bass

  A poster for Spike Lee’s latest movie may be a ripoff. But it’s not the first time he’s faced accusations of unlawful design “appropriation.” Eighteen years ago, Saul Bass himself was pointing the finger. First, the latest incident. It began when an ad agency hired L.A.-based freelancer Juan Luis Garcia, whose poster design...

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Image of the Day, 12/10/2013: Holiday poster

Deadline extended to December 13! The Print Celebrates Design Competition 2013 is the first ever Print competition focused on all things festive! Join the party and submit your 2013 designs today! This poster for the upcoming Society of Publication Designers holiday party shows how to use non-traditional icons and colors to create a lively...

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Image of the Day, 10/28/2013: Lou Reed poster

Today we pay tribute to Lou Reed, who died Sunday, with this famous “Set the Twilight Reeling” poster by Stefan Sagmeister from 1996. Check out the packaging for the album here. Via Sagmeister & Walsh.

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Image of the Day, 10/10/2013: Vignelli doc poster

Design is One is a new documentary from Kathy Brew and Roberto Guerra that takes on the enormously influential designers Lella & Massimo Vignelli and features interviews with Michael Beirut, Jessica Hefland and Milton Glaser. Upcoming screenings include the IFC Center in NYC on October 11 and the Hollywood Theater in Portland Oregon on...