Type designer Pablo Medina is giving Bushwick an eponymous typeface. Currently engaged in crowdfunding, his reasons dig deep into his own Latino culture.
How many of you knew that designed broom labels were an industry of some note?
In the '30s, the Mexican Travel Board's job was to entice more travelers from the US, and it did so through stylized graphic design and typography.
Not Retro, But Vintage: Steven Heller profiles letterer Daniel Pelavin.
Paul Shaw breaks down the crucial differences between handlettering and typography.
A vintage wrapper lover could overdose on candy wrappers produced in France during the Deco era.
Steven Heller examines George Steere's 1905 price list of sign letters.
Dust jackets from the 1930s and '40s that survived are indeed now worn and tattered. But they are also fascinating indicators of graphic style and form.
by Erin Beckloff Editor’s Note: This is the third part in a series by the creators of Pressing On: The Letterpress Film. Read Part 1 and Part 2. The Spring 2015 Kickstarter campaign for Pressing On: The Letterpress Film was an emotional rollercoaster. It was a challenging and fulfilling experience that connected me to people around...
Steven Heller gets ready for the upcoming Designers + Books fair, and reveals an all-new element of this year's event.