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by Sara Breselor

David Sibbet’s notebook is large, with heavy cream-colored paper and a thick black leather cover embossed with an image of a knotty tree. He writes with an old-school calligraphy pen, and it’s lovely to imagine its ... more

06.17.15

Design Culture
Saving Face
by Wendy Richmond
Wendy Richmond takes note of a new era in which the screens are watching us.

06.10.15

Creativity
Art That Transcends
by John Coulthart
Illustrator John Coulthart traces the colorful history of psychedelic art.

05.27.15

Business
In Celebration of Print
by Yolanda Zappaterra
Yolanda Zappaterra reports on the burgeoning business of indie magazines in the renaissance of print.

05.20.15

Typography
The Most Famous Type Designers You've Never Heard Of
by Allan Haley
Allan Haley gives props to the most famous type designers you’ve never heard of.

05.13.15

Advertising
Left Swipe or Be Left Swiped
by Ernie Schenck
Ernie Schenck asks boomer and gen-Xer CDs how they keep up with millennial creatives.

04.29.15

Design Culture
Discovering Your Workspace Mojo
by Wendy Richmond
Wendy Richmond considers how workspaces affect our creative mojo.

04.15.15

Voices
Promoted to Fail
by Xanthe Wells
Without sensitivity and grace, says CCO Xanthe Wells, a creative’s leap into leadership can leave her flat on her face.

04.08.15

Creativity
Analog Magic
by Rebecca Huval
Rebecca Huval discovers anamorphism, an old artist’s trick that reveals a fresh point of view.

04.01.15

Typography
White Shapes
by Cyrus Highsmith
Type designer and educator Cyrus Highsmith shows how to see and draw letters from the inside out.

03.18.15

Design Details
Seen and Heard
by Sara Breselor
The audience is listening. Sara Breselor urges designers to consider how identity systems are both seen and heard.

03.11.15

Advertising
What Interstellar Teaches Us about Radio
by Ernie Schenck
Ernie Schenck awaits the creative colonization of an abandoned outpost—radio.

03.04.15

Emerging Media
Wherefore Wearables
by Sam McMillan
Sam McMillan reports on the coming wave of wearables and how interface designers should prepare.

02.18.15

Design Culture
I Call It the Miracle
by Susan Hodara
Writer Susan Hodara muses on the miracle that creative professionals experience daily.

02.11.15

Business
Confessions of the Crowdsourcers
by Jessica Carew Kraft
Why crowdsourcers compete and whether we should care, by Jessica Carew Kraft.

02.04.15

Design Details
A Rose Is a Rose Is a Rose
by Sara Breselor
Sara Breselor asks experienced brand strategists the age-old question—what’s in a name?