Thanks to the newly published "We Spoke Out" from Yoe Books, we now know that difficult subject matter was covered in comic books as early as 1951.
During World War II, RCA Victor instituted a company-wide campaign to "Beat the Promise."
War Bond efforts during WWII were akin to Kickstarter campaigns. You invest in something, eventually get a return, and often get rewards
Michael Dooley explores the creative and artistic heritage of cartoons and vintage comics from San Diego Comic-Con.
Michael Dooley explores German book cover design featured in the new book, "The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic."
World War II may have been necessary, but like all wars, the horrors outweighed the fruits of victory. The war also produced well-designed insignia, charts and graphs. Considering that military design is to design what military music is to music, the high level of consistency, imagination and taste contributed to well-designed military regalia.
As devastatingly horrific as World War II was, quite a few handsome magazines were produced in warring nations. The Japanese, as it happens, were responsible for the most beautiful of all propaganda magazines during that period—and that is no exaggeration. If only it had served the cause of peace and not savagery. FRONT was...