Here, for your reading and visual pleasure, we present PRINT's annual list of design books released over the past year.
In memory of the late Darwyn Cooke, Michael Dooley gathers tributes and remembrances by a dozen or so of his associates, friends and admirers from the graphic arts.
Michael Dooley reveals a collection of previously-unseen work by Saul Bass.
Designer of the Week Scott Laserow is helping to advance many social and environmental causes through his poster design work. Chances are you’ve seen his posters—if not on a wall or a screen, then in the pages of both PRINT magazine and HOW magazine, where his work has been recognized with many an award. Below, you’ll...
Saul Bass designed the poster for West Side Story, right? Wrong.
Vertigo, North by Northwest and Psycho are three back-to-back films from Alfred Hitchcock's late golden period—and three films that legendary designer Saul Bass also left his stylistic mark on.
AIGA celebrates its centennial year with an exquisite exhibition at Museum of Design Atlanta culled from the organization’s archives. Find out more about this historic assemblage.
Before Saul Bass, designer/illustrators were doing "Saul Bass" for a book company known as The Mystery League. Take a closer look at these mystery book covers.
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...
Attention dedicated film buffs: have you seen Saul Bass’s other sci-fi feature, Rendezvous with Rama? How about Luis Bunuel’s supernatural Las Fotografias? Or that low-budget thriller by Alfred Hitchcock’s nephew, Oh Shit, Bees!? Of course you haven’t. They only exist in print form, as part of “Coming Soon,” an L.A. exhibition of designs for...