Cover design for The Lolita Cover Project, edited by John Bertram. This book “explores the challenges and limits of representation (and mis-representation), and the relationship of a book to its cover through essays and graphic responses in the form of book covers for Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita. Other contributing designers include: Jessica Helfand, Ellen Lupton, Michel Vrana, Chin-Yee Lai and David Gee.
Digital Design Theory is Now Available
My new book begins in the 1960s, a period in which code began to pervade the design world. Essential works not only by designers, but also programmers, present the two threads of discourse—design and computation—that have rapidly merged into the increasingly interactive field of contemporary graphic design.
Read more on the companion website: graphicdesigntheory.net
New on Design Observer: VR: No One Can Tell You, You're Doing It Wrong. Yet (co-written w/NCSU student Madeline Bone ow.ly/q9cm30bM7Tz
Timely reissue of 1977 EPA Graphic Standards System by AIGA. Support & get a copy on Kickstarter ow.ly/O0Fs30blfxI
Crazy flashback. Experience what it was like to use a Mac back in the 80s ow.ly/FJGv30aZgKp Remember MacPaint? Anyone?