The AIGA announced today that the organization has landed a new executive director: Bennie F. Johnson.
Ezio d'Errico was an Italian artist, playwright, and painter, whose work and life has remained largely unexplored. Steven Heller tells us what he knows.
Almost half a century after World War II, in an abandoned and dust-filled storage shed beside an old photography studio in Esfahan, Iran, Parisa Damandan found a unique collection of stunning Diane Arbus-esque photographs by Abolqasem Jala that are reminders of war in general and World War II's human displacement. Four years ago, a...
Greeta Payal, author of a new book about Another Green World, Brian Eno's 1975 masterpiece, selects 10 of her favorite Brian Eno album covers of all time.
Steven Heller takes a look at DESIGNerd, a multiple choice design trivia game app and analog card game, created by Australian-based designer, Kevin Finn.
The burgundy color is associated with bureaucracy, hotel carpets, and officialdom everywhere. We take a look through history to find out why.
I grew up drinking Orange Crush and hearing my mom tell stories of how it used to come in a distinct brown Crush bottle, supposedly to protect the flavor. But by the time I was a kid, those days were long gone, and their bottles were clear. I was also aware that Orange Crush...
Today, vintage type catalogs, often called "type bibles," are treated with more holy reverence (and used more as reference) than ever.
Poor Old Glory has been a staple of propaganda posters for as long as anyone (well, anyone standing around me at the moment) can recall. American Flag propaganda is having its symbolic moment again, brought back as the object of hatred in anti-American propaganda in a certain small nation dictated by a certain Glorious...
Celebrate March 14th with Pi in pies. On Pi Day, everyone loves Pi...or pie. Here are our top pie picks for the 3.14 of our dreams.