RDA Selects

RDA Selects: A Beirut Concert Poster Realized “Through Internet Magic”

We’re running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013. Beirut at Terminal 5 poster by HumanShapedRobot (Cornelius, NC): Jamie Reed (creative director/art director/designer); humanshapedrobot.com “I’m a huge fan of Beirut, and I...

RDA Selects: Behind The New Yorker's “Rubbed Out” Cover

For the next few weeks, we’ll be running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013. “Rubbed Out” cover by The New Yorker: Françoise Mouly (art editor); Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu (illustrator); newyorker.com “The night of...

RDA Selects: Kit Hinrichs's Antiquarian Style

For the next several weeks, we’ll be running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013. Antiquarian Book Print & Paper Fair poster by Studio Hinrichs (San Francisco): Kit Hinrichs (creative director/art director); Dang Nguyen...

RDA Selects: How to Design a Taco Logo

For the next several weeks, we’ll be running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013. The Taco Spot logo by J Fletcher Design (Charleston, SC): Jay Fletcher (creative director/art director/designer); jfletcherdesign.com “This project was...

RDA Selects: Non-Format's “Dystopian Typographic Acrobatics”

For the next several weeks, we’ll be running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013. Black Devil Disco Club Circus album packaging by Non-Format (St. Paul, MN): Kjell Ekhorn, Jon Forss (creative directors/art directors/designers);...

RDA Selects: Michael Bierut Imitates Irving Penn

For the next several weeks, we’ll be running selected projects from the 2012 Regional Design Annual along with quotes from their designers. To submit work for the 2013 RDA, click here—the early-bird deadline is February 1, 2013.   Is Drawing Dead? poster by Pentagram: Michael Bierut/Pentagram (art director/designer); Yve Ludwig (designer); Yale School of Architecture (client);...