History

Feb26
A grawlix is a string of typographic characters that represent obscene language, often found in comics.
Feb25
2019 marks 50 years since the Stonewall Riots. Here's a whistle-stop tour of some of the major graphic themes that have emerged in LGBT+ design.
Feb18
Every morning, Lena Forsen wakes up beneath a brass-trimmed wooden mantel clock dedicated to "The First Lady of the Internet."
Feb13
The story of the Minivan Taxi is fascinating, from the way engineers handled the prototyping process, to real-life, big city testing.
Feb03
Explore key moments in graphic design history, like the Middle Ages, punk publishing, and Swiss Design, and see how design has shaped culture.
Jan23
As the #10yearchallenge is making its way around the internet, let's look at how some of the most visited websites on the internet have aged.
Dec09
When you see an inspiration, what exactly are you looking for? A technique, a color palette or a specific shape?
Dec01
This year, 2018, marks the 150th anniversary of Japan's Meiji Restoration.
Nov20
“The broader one’s understanding of the human experience, the better design we will have.”
Nov14
Vespa is a well-known brand of Italian scooters that became cultural phenomenon and has fascinated millions of people around the World.