“I was just one of the countless new-to-New-York New Yorkers who was fighting for work and I had no idea what I wanted to do.”
Announcing the winners of Communication Arts' Interactive Annual 2015: Our distinguished panel of jurors selected 39 winning projects from 1137 entries.
The new website for Columbia Journalism Review features a more dynamic homepage, text-driven typography, a ... more garciamedia.com
Balazs Gardi gets his thrills from daredevil photography—for clients and war zones alike.
Without sensitivity and grace, says CCO Xanthe Wells, a creative’s leap into leadership can leave her flat on her face.
Overview: Streaming music services lack heart. Algorithms aren’t enough to fix the problem. To deliver the perfect ... more
Andy Bull/Wilf Eddings/Josh Yeston, art directors
Jason Ashlock/Jenna Livingston/Luke Wicker, writers
Simone Cucchi/Jon Ward, senior designers
Daniel Nieuwenhuizen, design director
Rob Northam, associate creative director
Lucio Rufo/Rob Sheridan, Beats Music, creative ... more
John Deere’s Building Together campaign John Deere Construction follows a unique approach to ... more
“Cranks and Gulps” video In an effort to spread awareness about energy concerns in the Canadian ... more
mousegraphics An award-winning design firm in Athens, Greece, repackages traditional Mediterranean ... more
Target posters Target’s logo is elegantly simple: One dot. One ring. Target Creative created a ... more
London Crisp Co. packaging Our identity and packaging design for The London Crisp Co., a brand ... more
Sherwin-Williams’s “Emerald” spot The world’s largest paint retailer, Sherwin-Williams, has created ... more
Five reasons why every designer should embrace uncertainty.
British Journal of Photography interviews photojournalist and war photographer James Nachtwey.
John Winsor on six trends that will shape the future of agencies.
This month’s roundup of type-related info and entertainment from I love Typography.
Gyro’s Patrick O’Hara on looking beyond technology’s glittering lure.
Colorless adventures in a colorful world: what it’s like to be a color-blind designer/programmer.
The history of Knolling, the most popular Instagram trend.
Darrin Crescenzi on why the Golden Ratio still matters.
Sam Macon on his documentation of the creative tradition of sign painting.
Ten things designers freaking hate with a passion.
Kevin Ashton on why people who brainstorm are wasting their time.
Mark Duffy on how to get ahead as a young ad creative.
Can’t concentrate? Jeremy Kratz on silence in the workplace.
Video: Photographer Ted Forbes answers the question, Should I work for free?
Design is compromise. Stephan Ango asks, when did the word “compromise” become vilified?
Jared M. Spool on the redesign of the design process.
Madeleine Morley visits Erik Spiekermann’s studio for a master class in letterpress printing.
How Su Mathews Hale is designing the future for women.
The next big thing in design? Huge CEO Aaron Shapiro says less choice.
Speider Schneider on designer fame and dealing with criticism.