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2015 AIGA Medalist Emory Douglas

Each year, AIGA selects a series of designers and visual artists to present with the AIGA Medal. A truly distinguished honor, the medal is awarded to individuals in recognition of their exceptional achievements, services or other contributions to the field of design and visual communication.  Emory Douglas, one of the five artists honored as a 2015...

Dissent Run Awry

Publishing a picture of George W. Bush with blood oozing from his eyes was not the most opportune image to emblazon a magazine cover immediately following 9/11, especially when the nation’s patriotism was on high alert. Yet ten years ago that was the cover of Worldstudio‘s Fall 2001 SPHERE magazine, devoted to dissent and...