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Rare & Beautiful
By Anne Quito, Superscript August 21, 2013

The first installment of our “Rare & Beautiful” series, aimed at rediscovering overlooked gems in rare book collections, examines the engraving work of an 18-year-old Flemish virtuoso, Clément Perret. More...

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By Bryn Smith, Superscript August 20, 2013

Capitalizing on cities as brands and toning down expected visual tropes will temper the bike’s ubiquitous design and make it a unique part of each city’s infrastructure. More...

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By Bryn Smith, Superscript August 16, 2013

Designers are finding unexpected or unusual approaches to familiar subjects in an expanding range of platforms. More...

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By Angela Riechers, Superscript August 15, 2013

In our media-saturated, high-speed lives, nostalgic design references abound to counter what looks like a shiny yet hollow future.

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By Alan Rapp, Superscript August 14, 2013

Whether through omission, dramatization, or even fakery, architectural renderings today can make the unbuilt look real; the impossible within reach. More...

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By Kimberlie Birks, Superscript August 13, 2013

While the experience of viewing the artist's work may be ethereal, the process of creating such ephemerality is monumental. More...

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August 8, 2013

The author of Multiple Signatures on love and beauty and design. More...

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By Molly Heintz, Superscript August 7, 2013

Armed with insider knowledge of design and branding, a photo editor turned novelist casts a gimlet eye on East Asia’s jet set. More...

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By Kimberlie Birks, Superscript August 6, 2013

The new approach to home energy conservation has its moment in the sun. More...

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By Chappell Ellison, Superscript August 2, 2013

Maurice Sendak’s career extends far beyond Where the Wild Things Are to include over 80 illustrated books, numerous posters, performances, and projects. More...