On Design as Narrative Promise

Most design—arguably all of it—isn’t created to be the actual or final experience. It is instead an experience designed to direct us to another experience yet to come.

Print’s October 2013 Issue

Behind every graphic design is the heart and soul of a great story. In this issue of Print Magazine, we look at storytelling from every angle, from an authentic narrative that sets a brand apart to interactive storytelling that brings the reader in and engages them like no other story could, we even share...

Reading Comics This Way and That Way

Matt Madden’s 99 Ways to Tell a Story: Exercises in Style (Penguin), a comics adaptation of Raymond Queneau’s Exercises in Style,  is a fascinating analysis of and a treatise, of sorts, on language in comics. Madden started self-publishing minicomics in the early 90s. His first graphic novel, Black Candy, was published by Black Eye...