We feature a fair amount of poster deign here on It’s Nice That but in the pell-mell rush for aesthetic appreciation it’s rare to take time out to consider how this particular design discipline works. Luckily the Cooper Hewitt Museum in New York has forced our hand with its new show How Posters Work
The United Nations’ refugee agency just ordered 10,000 shelters designed by Ikea, its largest corporate partner. They are set to be shipped out and built this summer. Produced by Better Shelter, a social enterprise started by the Ikea Foundation, the design marries form, function, and sustainability.
The designer talks about a new film detailing the bumpy road to his first couture collection for Dior — and the intimate relationship with the women of his atelier.
Berlin-based design event Typo celebrates its twentieth anniversary this year, with an eclectic mix of speakers from the graphic design world and beyond, centred around the theme ‘Character’.
Fontpeople es una acción participativa organizada por el movimiento de arte urbano Wallpeople para el Congreso Internacional Open Design / Shared Creatvity (ODSC). Más de 100 personas participaron aportando sus trazos para dar forma una tipografía colaborativa y única.
Miart may play host to some of the international contemporary art world’s most exciting young programs this year—but there’s much to see away from the fair too. Below, our picks of the 10 gallery shows you shouldn’t miss while in Milan.
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