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By Steve Kroeter March 3, 2020

The first in a series of articles that we hope will evolve into an ongoing forum for discussing best practices, creative thinking, and innovative approaches to marketing books.  More...

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By Kimberlie Birks, Superscript September 27, 2013

“Donald Judd was notorious for his dislike of architects,” muses ARO principal Adam Yarinsky. “I tell people I think it was for all of the right reasons.” More...

Rare & Beautiful
By Peter Kraus April 13, 2021

From trade catalogues to children’s stories, Dutch graphic designers during the first half of the 20th century produced a memorable body of work that deserves revisiting. 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 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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October 5, 2021

David Feldman, son of the esteemed experimental printer, artist, and co-editor and co-designer of The Notebooks and Drawings of Louis I. Kahn, offers a poignant recollection of his father and the architect Louis Kahn. The essay is part of our continuing celebration of Kahn’s 120th birthday this year, which includes the re-issue of this 1962 book of the architect’s work. More...

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By Steve Kroeter February 12, 2014

Designers & Books presents its first annual Design Book of the Year Award. More...

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By Stela Razzaque, Superscript October 24, 2013

Over the past 400 years, only two chair designs have graced the distinguished reading rooms of the Bodleian Library at Oxford. Here is the latest one by Barber Osgerby. More...

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By Laura Raskin, Superscript October 18, 2013

Design and architecture organizations like Manhattan’s Van Alen Institute are upping efforts to lure in an increasingly design-curious public. More...

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By Jennifer Krichels, Superscript September 19, 2013

The Madrid-born designer, with an exhibition of his work coming up, talks about his latest chair design. More...