As a history nerd, I simply cannot resist going down the rabbit hole of the history behind great design. I found myself studying advertising design in HOW U’s online course, which discusses the history of advertising during the World War I era—which in turn piqued my interest. I decided to dig further into this era of advertising. One...
Why are we so surrounded by circles? Author Manuel Lima seeks to answer this question and more with The Book of Circles: Visualizing Spheres of Knowledge
Take a look at Pum Lefebure's Manifesto—a shot of the creative director's kickass advice and overall killer style.
The geometric patterns found in mosques are stunningly beautiful and intricate. View some of the historic, beautiful mosques and see the evolution of geometric shapes incorporated into their religious decoration.
Explore some enthralling magazine covers for titles like Vogue and Verve by Picasso, Matisse, Dali and more.
A peek into the early grid systems of layout design in this excerpt from the HOW Design University course, Advanced Layout Design.
A review of copyright infringements occurring in political campaigns while noting the definition of fair use and how to use it correctly. View copyright infringement and fair use examples from present and past political campaigns.
Editor’s Note: This piece was originally featured in the Print Fall 2016: Special Typography Edition as A Little Death by Karli Petrovic. Grab a copy before they’re gone! La Petite Mort: A Creative Side Project by Sub Rosa Words by: Karli Petrovic What happens when some of your design firm’s brightest creative ideas end up on the cutting-room floor?...
Meet Designer of the Week Camila Evia, an editorial designer and artist based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, who runs her own publishing house and magazine.
A great deal of brilliant and fascinating automotive design graphics were produced from 1900-1973, as seen in a new volume from Taschen Books.