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Seventies Style

The seventies were an eclectic time in design history on the verge of being overtaken by postmodern approaches to form and function. Letragraphix, a journal of techniques from Letraset, represents the bold type and illustrative design of the period. Explore several issues here.

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A Visit to Milton Glaser’s “Camp”

I never cared for the Camp sensibility. Sit through a “so bad it’s good” flick? Please! I barely have time for good-good movies. My notes on a Sontag lecture I endured: “So dry and detached it’s deadening.” And anyway, Camp is so 49 years ago. But I love “The Camp Followers’ Guide.” This cheap...

Complete Anarchy, Illustrated

As the Tea Party and Occupy movements fade from the political scene, anarchy is still visible . . . well, its graphics are, anyway. In England, Autonomy: The Cover Designs of Anarchy, 1961–1970 just hit the streets. And PM Press is singlehandedly keeping anarchy alive with an impressive catalog of revolutionary fare that covers...

Words of Wisdom – No. 21

An inspirational message for today, #21 Read more inspirational messages from Seymour Chwast. Resources Recommended by Imprint Available now: Print Magazine’s Guest Art Director Digital Collection Milton Glaser and Mirko Ilic give a live DesignCast on The Design of Dissent. Register now! Get an inside look at logo design from Chermayeff & Geismar Design TV: Improve your design skills with help from...

Words of Wisdom – No. 18

An inspirational message for today, #18. This week’s quote was submitted by Brenda Cofield @SpecCoastPaper. (Submit your favorite quote via Twitter or Facebook and you, too, just might get the Chwast Quote treatment.) Read more inspirational messages from Seymour Chwast. Resources Recommended by Imprint Available now: Print Magazine’s Guest Art Director Digital Collection Register now for expert help on running an in-house...