A former colleague reflects on working alongside the cartoonist Herb Block, as well as some of the surprising aspects of Block's private life revealed in the new documentary Herblock.
The new documentary Herblock: The Black & White shows how one editorial caricaturist's ideals persisted over the decades—and still matter today.
A boxed set from Andy Partridge of XTC and Peter Blegvad of Slapp Happy repurposes 1930s Russian typography and the Mexican game of Loteria to complement its songs.
In 1993, an unsuspecting Gia Carangi biographer made up a word to collectively refer to the many tiny factions within the 1970s fashion industry. Today, it's everywhere.
Don't worry, it's for art.
'Swallow' aims to be part periodical, part coffee-table book, part passport, and part dinner-party argument starter.
Filmmaker Hamid Rahmanian's new book brings vivid life to the epic tales of the ancient Persian kings.
Writing a biography of the "Li'l Abner" creator meant confronting just how mean, and kind, he could be.
Why's there a Paris in Hangzhou? Or a Holland in Shanghai?
While some fashion photographers are inspired by the futuristic, others go retro—very retro.
New York art space P! is devoting six months to imitations, rip-offs, and reproductions.
Her sci-fi art in the '30s was controversial for its raciness—and for the fact that it was made by a woman.
A new iPad and iPhone puzzler is about form, not function—and is about to become a status symbol.
These frozen art pieces are about as temporary as a temporary exhibition can get.
For a less outwardly rebellious, small-screen generation, Jeffrey Keyton overhauled the network's visuals.
The controversial Chinese artist's image overlooks the D.C. parade route Barack Obama will soon walk.
Modern concepts met antique methods for the proclamation's 150th anniversary stamp.
Part graphic novel and part memoir, Danny Gregory's 'A Kiss Before You Go' recounts the designers' wife's death.
Photographer Platon on how he captured a difficult portrait of the Israeli prime minister
Designer Roberto de Vicq de Cumptich has embraced the possibilities of using fonts to illustrate images.