An excerpt from the HOW Design University course "Color Theory in Graphic Design." Read a quick refresher on color theory.
After 24 years in the type business, Tobias Frere-Jones founded his own practice this January, Frere-Jones Type, where he has kept busy working on new releases and commissioned work. Although Frere-Jones’ business is new, it’s built on a stellar, longstanding reputation forged working with clients like The Wall Street Journal, Martha Stewart Living and...
What with more than 100 sessions, a better-than-ever Exhibit Hall, and plenty of activities before and after the regular conference day, it’s hard to imagine having much downtime during HOW Design Live this May 4 – 8. But we will be in Chicago, after all, a city laden with art and architecture, a city...
Anyone who’s been to a HOW Design conference will tell you it’s an incredible, inspiring experience. But if you’re going to ask your employer to pick up the tab, you have to make a bold case for attending. So here’s a bit of tactical advice on getting your manager to send you to HOW Design Live:...
Explore the history and evolution of typography in the February 2015 issues of Print magazine.
The Bauhaus school demanded mastery of multimedia design from their Masters, but few incorporated music, theater, and dance as astutely as Oskar Schlemmer.
Michael Dooley discusses the work of Dorothy and Otis Shepard, two pioneers of American Modernist design.
Another well-designed World Cup project, this one a collaboration between Hey and Studio DBD. The book project contains facts about players from each of the 32 teams playing in the 2014 games, and the book, as well as prints are available for purchase at Twenty Twenty Two. Check out more images here.
Part of the allure of the Regional Design Annual is being included in this best-selling issue. View some of the most memorable covers enclosing the RDA. Plus, new this year, six winners (one from each region) will be awarded an all expense paid trip to HOW Design Live 2015.
European art trash is how I describe the “underground” and “alternative” newspapers and magazines published throughout Europe in the 1970s before and just as fanzines were rearing their mimeographed heads. MORE