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Heller announces summertime fellowship opportunities, including the Vignelli Center and the CUP Social Justice Design Fellowships.
From the SVA Design Writing and Research Summer Intensive in NYC to the "100 Classic Graphic Design Journals," find out the latest design news surrounding writing and books.
Steven Heller covers the latest design news, from a new exhibit with work by Elaine Lustig Cohen and Heman Chong to Varoom magazine.
Take a look at SVA's Summer residency program, a new film about Ralph Steadman and some Heller and Fili books for sale.
Explore the Zimbabwe Institute of Vigital Arts or ZIVA, the first school of digital design, new media and visual communication in Zimbabwe. And Lincoln Cushing tells the story of counter-cultural print shops.
Find out more about the major exhibit of work by Edward Tufte and The MFA Design / Designer as Author + Entrepreneur Thesis Launch.
"This book is dedicated to Lella Vignelli, an inspiration to all women designers who forcefully stand on the power of their merits," says Massimo Vignelli in the dedication to Designed by: Lella Vignelli about his partner in life and work. Read more about this work.
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.
From the top designers participating in the Laser Cat project to Carla Diana's newest 3D work to a comprehensive World History of Design books by Victor Margolin, this Weekend Heller has some fantastic design news you don't want to miss.