Michael Bierut Talks About Massimo Vignelli and Logo Design

Michael Bierut talks about his mentor Massimo Vignelli, how the internet has changed the way we do design work in the 20th century and what makes a logo endure.  Massimo Vignelli footage by Gary Hustwit director of Helvetica – hustwit.com via...

Paula Scher: Great design is serious (not solemn)

Paula Scher looks back at a life in design (she’s done album covers, books, the Citibank logo …) and pinpoints the moment when she started really having fun. Look for gorgeous designs and images from her legendary...

David Carson: Design, discovery and humor

Great design is a never-ending journey of discovery — for which it helps to pack a healthy sense of humor. Sociologist and surfer-turned-designer David Carson walks through a gorgeous (and often quite funny) slide deck of his work and found...
LiveSurface – Apply Your Artwork to Books, Bilboards, Magazines

LiveSurface – Apply Your Artwork to Books, Bilboards, Magazines

I found LiveSurface a few months back and I don’t even remember how I found them, but I’m glad I did.  What I wanted was a way to add my artwork to a magazine layout so it looked like I designed a magazine.  And I really wanted to do it without having to...

David Carson – Helvetica Documentary

David Carson is my favorite designer and here he is in the documentary about the font Helvetica. There are 3 other videos on David Carson over at ilovedesign.com – enjoy! Oh and if find any interest in Typography and Helvetica be sure to check out the Helvetica...