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January 16, 2014

Graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister will sign personalized copies of the latest edition of his book Things I have learned in my life so far at his New York studio on February 6. Can’t be there? You can still get a personally inscribed copy! More...

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By Amanda Kolson Hurley, Superscript January 14, 2014

The U.S. Mint recently released a new design for the $100 bill. What’s the design verdict? More...

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By Stephanie Salomon, Designers & Books January 3, 2014

August 9, 2014: Designer Eileen Gray’s (1878–1976) birthday is August 9. A post from our archive to celebrate the “Emily Dickinson of design.” More...

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By The Editors, Designers & Books December 31, 2013

To ring out 2013, we recap our 99 Notable Design Books of the year, reviewed by our Book Board members. More...

The Proust Questionnaire — Book Edition
By The Editors, Designers & Books December 30, 2013

We showcase highlights from among the many memorable answers in the 29 Proust Questionnaires we published during November and December. More...

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By Stephanie Salomon, Designers & Books December 19, 2013

Students from Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown’s 1968 studio class at the Yale School of Architecture, Learning from Las Vegas, which would give rise to a famous book of the same name, share some memories of the class they took 45 years ago. More...

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By Angela Riechers, Superscript December 18, 2013

In the mystery novel S., an inventive format demonstrates new ways that print can surprise and engage a reader. More...

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By Branden Klayko, Superscript December 17, 2013

Steven Heller and Mirko Ilić’s new book, Lettering Large, explores the art and design of monumental type. More...

The Proust Questionnaire — Book Edition
By Mark Lamster December 13, 2013

The book that best says who Dallas Morning News architecture critic is just might be Woody Allen’s Without Feathers. More of Mark’s answers to The Proust Questionnaire—Book Edition. More...

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By Anne Quito, Superscript December 13, 2013

Swiss branding designers discuss the challenges of defining an entire country through graphic design. More...