PRINT Magazine Spring 2017 – The Hollywood Issue: San Francisco

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We’re back with one of our favorite issues of the year! A spin off of Vanity Fair‘s Hollywood Issue. Last year it was the Big Apple. This year, the City by the Bay. Meet San Francisco’s creative community—from designers to thought-leaders, and filmmakers to startup savants. This issue is packed with interviews from West Coast game-changers like Jessica Hische, Elle Luna, Clement Mok, Scott Dadich and more. Plus discover the winners of PRINT’s Typography & Lettering Awards!

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Featured in This Issue:

The Hollywood Issue: San FranciscoFrom Clement Mok and Jennifer Morla to Scott Dadich and Elle Luna, Print presents a visual archive of leading creatives and those on the cusp of tech, art and design today.Photographs by John Keatley; Words by Zachary Petit and Maija Zummo

If You’re Going to San Francisco:Tech, dreams and design coexist—or collide—in the City by the Bay.By Jason Tselentis

Golden State/Silver Screen:What do the typefaces of classic film titles say about California?By Angela Riechers


Grids + GuidesA smattering of the latest from the world of design.By Callie Budrick

Evolution: The Acid AestheticWhen tracing the history of far-out patterns and typography, the Doors of Perception don’t always open onto the ’60s.By Steven Heller

Historiography: Rebels With CauseRampartsandScanlan’sraked muck and raised hell when it was most needed.By Steven Heller


Observer: The Importance of MeaningCalArts redefined what young designers were capable of—and electrified the field in the process.By Rick Poynor

Design Matters: In PrintNathan Shedroff is a UX pioneer who was key in the dawn of interaction design.By Debbie Millman

The Last WordAlexander Hamilton caused a stir long before he became a hit on Broadway.By Seymour Chwast