Branding & Identity Design

Looking to better your branding design, or write a branding strategy? How do you get started? Print has a great collection of logos, and analysis to help you jump start the branding design process.

Romance Sign Language Of Romania

On May 2, 2011, I wrote this Daily Heller (and text below) about the 50s and 60s history of Romanian graphic design. Now a new volume of Graphics Without Computer is published that focuses on “Letters. Hand-Drawn, Embossed and Volumetric.” Signs of the Times In other words, lots of signs – electric, metallic and...

La Vie Sentimentale

On a few occasions I worked with Belgian-born illustrator Jean-Michel Folon (1934-2005). Folon’s career went from making illustrations for Esquire, The New Yorker, The New York Times and Time in the Sixties to designing posters for Amnesty International, Greenpeace and the United Nations, and in 1989, he created the logo used to commemorate the bicentennial...

art nouveau music

Art Nouveau Music

Steven Heller presents sheet music published in Italy during the fin de siecle in the Art Nouveau style, noting its type and motif is typical for the era.

Brandade: 5 Cents

An iconic Corporate Identity Manual, David's Lemonade is a memorable examination at what it means to know who you are - and how to tell the world.