Essay

Should design portfolios be straightforward and focused on the work, or should they be a piece of art?
And more importantly: what is the user problem behind that?
Julie Zhuo on side projects.
Designers' professional responsibility is also political responsibility.
A fairly well-known and respected graphic designer once openly criticized something I had written and shared publicly.
I was crazy about graphic design when I was young.
No, Atomic Design is not just about industrialization and standardisation. And Yes, we can be creative while building design systems!
Lately, I've been thinking a lot about what it means to be a successful professional.
We look at the history of Brutalism, examine the principles behind Brutalist architecture, and set out 5 key lessons for today’s designers.
You’ve spent time to perfect your portfolio and resume—what now?