The Blind Man: New York Dada, 1917 brings back the Blind Man magazine in a facsimile reprint packaged in a handsome boxed set.
It has been a rocky road for civil liberty this year. So, are you ready for some good old-fashioned Punk anti-fascist good-tidings? Or at least a reissue of a Punk icon?
These album covers had an aura of faux Modernism with a touch of kitsch and a dab of bad typography—but if you wanted to be a good seller of things, this was the wellspring of inspiration.
For the New Year, here's a curious coincidence. It's not that one copied the other. But dotted lines for stork legs? Good ideas may be in the air.
These examples of 1950s Italian design feature both geometric simplicity and optical vivacity.
"All good art is political" is the theme of Galerie St. Etienne's exhibition of the same name featuring Käthe Kollwitz (1867–1945) and Sue Coe (b. 1951).
Fattobene (Done Well): Italian Everyday Artifacts by Anna Lagorio and Alex Carnevali explores objects that are designed but, in a curious way, undesigned.
Florentine Giovanni Battista Bracelli's extraordinarily modern book of prints titled Bizzarie di Varie Figure cleverly depicts a variety of human figures.
BANG! says it is "the must unpredictable magazine in the world." It is also a beautifully and tastefully conceived publication.
Today of all days is when we should all experience empathy. Type designer Pablo Medina and Charles Hall have created a structure to remind us all.