Typography

Typography design is a vibrant field in the digital era, with designers creating web fonts, crafting new versions of classics, and delving into everything from hand-drawn type to experimental typography. Printmag experts including Paul Shaw, Steven Heller, and J.J. Sedelmaier provide thoughtful reflections on fonts and typography designers, providing a wealth of inspiration. Interviews reveal the behind-the-scenes artistry of the craft.

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10 Ways RDA Winners Celebrate the Holidays

How do you celebrate the holidays? Our RDA winners have some suggestions. Check out some decked-out, holiday-cheering, gift-tastic winners from across the US. Still need some gift ideas? HOW Design has its 2015 Gift Guide for Designers. Or discover some swanky treats in the Print Regional Design Annual. Purchase it online here or subscribe. Happy Holidays!...

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Designer of the Week: Tyler Finck

You might call Designer of the Week Tyler Finck a Renaissance man. Freelance graphic designer, type designer—but his interests and talents don't stop there.

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Hygiene and Handwriting

During the late 19th century, when typewriters were just emerging, precise, formulaic penmanship and letter-making was an essential business tool.

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Style

Sarajevo-based designer and professor of industrial design Asim Đelilović just published "Museum in Exile," a brand new history of this hot-button region.

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Holiday Books and Things

I've never produced a formal Holiday Gift Guide, but the time has come to grab the books by the spines and make a stand, from Charlie Brown to Bodoni.

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My Seven Favorite Lois Identities

George Lois has branded, promoted, advertised and otherwise created the visual and typographic stories that comprise much American popular culture.