Michelle Hamer's work may look like overblown photography, but her creations are the result of painstaking needlepoint that comment on an information-saturated society.
The designer shares the inspirations behind her simple but mind-numbingly intricate work, collected in her latest book.
Sikh cartoonist Vishavjit Singh says he dons superhero garb to battle stereotypes.
Al Goldstein, the Screw magazine creator who died on Thursday, could be a deeply unpleasant man. But he was also fiercely loyal, conscientious, and leaves behind a real legacy.
A new book documents colorful entryways of New York City—and tells a story about art and urban change.
Warren Lehrer is touring the country with a multimedia presentation of his meticulously illustrated chronicle of the fictional fiction author Bleu Mobley.
A new MoMA digital exhibit explores the darker consequences of creativity.
One reason to recreate world monuments in letters: to prove you can.
Pablo Ferro's spindly lettering graced classics like Dr. Strangelove. Now, a documentary spotlights his contributions and colorful life.
Chattanooga designers have created a typeface meant to give the town more of a cohesive visual identity.
A new book interrogates the hideous.
A new book captures the diverse array of art in plain sight in the Big Apple.
A new film captures the dynamic that has kept the Vignellis influential for more than six decades.
Roy G. Biv: An Exceedingly Surprising Book About Color offers trivia, insights, and opinions about hues.
Unscrolled brings together a diverse array of talents for a new, often irreverent take on the very old book.
A new, large-format book captures the dawn of comics, when the medium had no rules and its messages were surprisingly irreverent.
"They looked so evil I had to draw them."
The passion and generosity of font fans helped save Wisconsin's Hamilton Wood Type when it was forced to leave its historic factory building.
Packaging for fake firearms from the '50 and '60s blended striking realism and cartoonish imagery—and, for people who grew up in the era, induces deep nostalgia.
Under Bloomberg, Willy Wong has headed up an aggressive visual campaign to boost New York City's image abroad and at home.