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Scripts

Reading Time: 1 minute Renowned designers Steven Heller and Louise Fili have recently co-authored and published a book titled “Scripts: Elegant Lettering from Design’s Golden Age”. The book focuses on various examples of typography advertising, street signs, invitations, type-specimen books, personal letters from the 19th and 20th Century. “Scripts is a celebration of script letters, alphabets and fonts from […]

How to Become a Design Visionary Without Really Trying

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some tips on how to become a design visionary by Steven Heller from the AIGA website: 12 Ways to Become a Design Visionary 1. Make at least one design breakthrough every two years (that’s not too much to ask). Breakthroughs might include, on a sliding scale, everything from developing a new typographic language for the […]

Designers and Books

Reading Time: 1 minute “Designers & Books is a website devoted to publishing lists of books that esteemed members of the design community identify as personally important, meaningful, and formative—books that have shaped their values, their worldview, and their ideas about design”. Contributors include: Stefan Sagmeister, Milton Glaser, Robert Venturi and Steven Heller. If you are interested in design […]