Tag Archives: graphic design

  • ‘Logofonts’ by Italian Designer Emanuele Abrate

    ‘Logofonts’ by Italian Designer Emanuele Abrate

    I don’t know if I can really say it’s a slow news day today, since the whole internet is hopping about various announcements and trailers coming out of E3. But since I don’t think I can just write up video game trailers all day, I have to turn to this somewhat interesting project from Italian designer […]

  • ‘I ♥ NY’: Famous Graphic’s Creator Explains Work in Short Video

    ‘I ♥ NY’: Famous Graphic’s Creator Explains Work in Short Video

    Everybody loves New York, but have you ever wondered why everybody says they love New York? Milton Glaser, the famous graphic designer who came up with the “I ♥ NY” graphic that has become near-ubiquitous since it was first developed in 1977. And now, a short video documentary of the same name and produced by Dress […]

  • ‘OMG Posters: A Decade of Rock Art’ Out Today

    ‘OMG Posters: A Decade of Rock Art’ Out Today

    For nine years, the people behind art website OMGPosters.com have been collecting, collating, cataloging, and curating gig posters from across the expansive realm of rock and roll. Now, the expansive fruits of their labors have been collected into a single volume entitled OMG Posters: A Decade of Rock Art. Mitch Putnam is the creator of […]

  • Mastercard: Credit Card Company Unveils 1st New Logo in 20 Years

    Mastercard: Credit Card Company Unveils 1st New Logo in 20 Years

    The classic Mastercard logo is one of the most immediately recognizable in the world, but now it’s relegated to the past, with the unveiling of a new logo from the credit card giant. It retains the same basic shape and recognizable form of the older logo, but with a sleeker, modernized look. It may seem […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Posters for Every Episode From HBO

    ‘Game of Thrones’ Posters for Every Episode From HBO

    Evidently HBO has been producing official posters for every single episode of Game of Thrones. Since Sunday was the last new episode for a while, now might be a time to take a trip through some really grisly memories thanks to a fan who has compiled all the official Game of Thrones posters in one […]

  • Nomo Auto Icon Series Posters

    Nomo Auto Icon Series Posters

    Lots of people love cars, but it’s a select bunch of automotive enthusiasts that love a particular car brand so much they can spot its wares just by looking at the grille, headlights, and vents at the front of the car. It’s these enthusiasts that are the target audience for the new Nomo Auto Icon […]

  • ‘Show Posters: The Art and Practice of Making Gig Posters’

    ‘Show Posters: The Art and Practice of Making Gig Posters’

    Fewer and fewer people are buying albums these days, so a 21st century band that wants to make a visual impression has to do so beyond the boundaries of traditional album art. One way to do that is through the gig poster, the art of which is the subject of Show Posters: The Art and […]

  • 1974 ‘NASA Graphics Standards Manual’ Reissued

    1974 ‘NASA Graphics Standards Manual’ Reissued

    Back in the early 1970s, NASA was starting to slow down following their successful moon missions in previous years, and there was at least one thing very, very wrong with their organization – they had no graphical or branding coherence. Following the implementation of the Federal Graphics Improvement Program, graphic designers Richard Danne and Bruce […]

  • Mondrian Pepsi Can by Andrea Salamino: “World is not just Red” (Pics)

    Mondrian Pepsi Can by Andrea Salamino: “World is not just Red” (Pics)

    Italian designer Andrea Salamino was evidently fed up with the monotony and repetition that characterizes the vast majority of advertising, marketing, and branding, and instead of just complaining or sighing angrily, he decided to create the Pepsi can he wanted to see in the world – and whipped up the Mondrian Pepsi can to demonstrate […]