Ellen Lupton, award-winning author of Thinking with Type and How Posters Work, demonstrates how storytelling shapes great design with her new book, and our book of the week, "Design is Storytelling."
Most cities have brands. New York has a blocky typographic logo. Philadelphia’s logo is a graphic of the Liberty Bell, with the slogan “Life, liberty, and you.” But Gainesville, Florida, has gone in the opposite direction with its new identity: debranding, rather than rebranding.
A list of 17 design fails that'll make you burst out laughing, courtesy of reddit's r/CrappyDesign. Because sometimes life is full of happy accidents.
Designers can influence politicians by proposing "10,000 little steps" to improve the world, according to speakers at Dezeen's final Good Design for a Bad World talk at Dutch Design Week.
This week's book of the week is the Superpowers of Visual Storytelling by Laura Stanton and David LaGesse
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The role of design in politics is constantly examined, and design seems to be playing an important role in politics. This is why the Design Museum has developed an exhibition about political graphic design from the last decade.
Ahead of new V&A exhibition The Future Starts Here, the curators pick 10 objects in the show that can help us predict what's in store in years to come.
Brand innovation agency Spicefire has announced the appointment of Chris Wallen as Brand Director, based at Spicefire’s Cincinnati office.
Our book of the week is none other than Don Norman's The Design of Everyday Things, considered the essential guide to human-centered design.