Weekend Heller: Filiworld

"Louise Fili: The Masters Series" at The School of Visual Arts brings the iconic designer's work to life.


Weekend Heller: Help is on the Way

Saluting the work of Good Samaritans over the past 100 years, “Help is on the Way!” is a satirical “museum” of vehicles designed to help others.


Weekend Heller: Ciao Roma

All the transcendent riches of Rome + the leading experts on Roman typography & graphic design are yours at the Rome Summer Typography and Design Workshop.


SVA Masters Recipient: Tom Geismar

This article from Grids + Guides in Print's 2014 International Design Issue takes a brief look at the SVA 26th Masters Series Award recipient, Tom Geismar.

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Weekend Heller: Italian Fantasy, Rome Reality

Paolo Ventura, whose work I have written about many times in this blog, has produced one of his fantastical gems for the Edizioni Corraini series Un Sedicesimo (#34). "The Napoleonic Soldier and Other Stories" is a conceptual tour de force yet haunting in its subtlety.

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Sketching as Meditation: Drawing on Rome

My student, Tim Cohan, wrote a lovely story about his experiences at the SVA Masters Design Workshop in Rome called "Drawing Inspiration from Rome." The workshop is currently accepting participants for Summer 2014, and I thought it a propitious time to share his story.