My colleague Gail Anderson has what she's calling "My little dog and pony show" at Farmingdale State University. It's up now through the end of March. Learn more about this event and a type conference.
The AIGA began as the old guard of a new profession and 100 years later is still going strong. This year you can help celebrate the occasion at a number of live and social media events, including Celebrate #AIGA100, Celebrate Design website and The Facing Forward exhibit.
Get the latest design news, as Steven Heller explores the opening of Canadian artist Gary Taxali's solo exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery and regular contributor Paul Shaw's newest book Philip Grushkin: A Designer's Archive.
From the call to save Rizzoli Bookstore in New York City to the Beauty of Letterpress updates to the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada petition, the Weekend Heller has you covered.
American Illustration for Sale Following the success of Swann’s first sale of original illustration art, this auction (January 23) features works by Ludwig Bemelmans (below top), Constantin Alajalov (below bottom), Theodor Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss), Rube Goldberg, Edward Gorey, Al Hirschfeld, Rockwell Kent, Charles Schulz and more. See all the lots (and there are...
Bernard Maisner, calligrapher and stationery will give a lecture as part of the The Artisan Lecture Series and the Creative Action Network is launching a new campaign: See America. Learn more about both events.
A 20-foot-high aluminum monument for the UN designed by Oscar-winning filmmaker and graphic designer Arnold Schwartzman, titled “Shells Into Bells,” was unveiled in Seoul, Korea at the Korean War Memorial on December 20, 2013. The British-born graphic designer (above), who won his Oscar in 1981 for producing and directing the documentary feature “Genocide,” designed the...
These Are a Few of My Favorite Things New Year is a time for reflection, or simply repetition. Too much holiday cheer weighs the blogger down, so its a perfect moment to haul out the of “best of’s.” Since I have the attention span of an elf during the holidays, I reached back a...
From Debbie Millman's interview on Designer+Books to North Korea's recent Photoshop to Stefan Sagmeister's "Touch Someone's Heart" class to a call for applications, this Weekend Heller has your latest design news.
This year's BIG 10TH Anniversary World Graphic Design Foosball Championships are on December 17th at the Cooper Union’s Herb Lubalin Center.