To somehow bring the Act of Reinstating Independence of Lithuania back to Lithuanian people, a local design studio called FOLK has recreated the font used in the original Independence Restoration Act.
These days when we think Russia, we think election tampering, Putin authoritarianism and the future of peace and well-being. As a respite from the tension, there is a certain irony in the admiration for Russian post-revolutionary posters, especially those representing the triumph of the working class designed by Gustav Klutsis. This month !Productive Arts!...
What will happen if the stable environment that has supported the aspirations of preceding generations over the last 10,000 plus years were to change and you had to spend a great deal of your time dealing with serious weather or other damaging disruptions? How would it affect your plans and your life?
One of the most controversial subway posters to hang in NYC was a famously searing portrait of Che Guevara. Starting this week, it will hang in the space that will contain Poster House, a new museum on West 23rd Street in Manhattan, devoted to the art of the poster.
If you're lucky enough to be in Paris, visit Joost Swarte's exhibition at the Gallerie Martel. "New Yorkers" runs from January 19 to March 17 at 17, rue Martel 75010 Paris.
Ever wonder what goes into all those luscious mixed drinks that were so popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s? Mildred Sophie Porter had to know.
Steven Heller pays tribute to both the printed PRINT magazine and the decades it contributed so much to so many.
These examples of 1950s Italian design feature both geometric simplicity and optical vivacity.
The gents at !Productive Arts! have another amazing collection of Soviet-era magazines, including "Krasnaia Panorama" (Red Panorama).
... And here, Italy’s premier cultural quarterly, "Prometeo," and Stephen Alcorn, explain why.