Peopledesign is celebrating its 20th anniversary; co-founders and owners are Yang Kim and Kevin Budelmann
An exhibition at the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum called By the People: Designing A Better America is particularly timely. Cynthia E. Smith is curator and Hitesh Singhal is the exhibition designer.
GDUSA starts every year by spotlighting talented and newsworthy professionals who influence, inspire and are involved in the creative community. Our 2017 selections do not disappoint. You can also see the 2016 profiles-in-talent right here.
Graphic Design USA has just published its 2017 People To Watch special feature. Looking back over more than five decades, here are as many of our Past People To Watch as we can find in our sometimes uneven records. As you peruse the list, you will find several undisputed historical giants including Saul Bass, Ivan […]
GDUSA’s 2015 roster of People to Watch, our annual roundup of newsworthy designers that dates back to the ’60s.
Clinging to the status quo is no way to take your organization to the next level. Diane Domeyer of The Creative Group on five ways to establish a culture where smart risk-taking trumps playing it safe.
Brand strategist Fabian Geyrhalter’s new book — Bigger Than This — features fresh advice about how commodity brands can connect more powerfully with consumers.
Here are the 20 most visited graphic design news items of 2017 on our website. Not included are our massively popular competition pages, special people features, trends and surveys, or personal blog posts. And no value judgements, just the traffic facts.
Lesley Stordahl of CBX says design will play a more prominent role in politics, and could give women candidates an edge.
Landor creates an identity for Delphi Automotive’s Aptiv spinoff and then helps Delphi with its own new brand positioning.
Stefan Bucher has created LetterHeads, a creative book where letters come to life as characters to create a playful, emotional alphabet via 3D modeling.
Ivan Chermayeff, legendary graphic, brand and logo designer, has died. His work is among the most memorable of all 20th century designers.
The pink, cat-eared “pussyhat” icon of the Women’s March in January is the first ever “Brand of the Year” as selected by the SVA Masters in Branding faculty and announced by chair Debbie Millman.
LAND designed new packaging for Stumptown coffee beans that is more culturally relevant and environmentally sustainable.
GDUSA adds ‘Responsible Designers’ to the editorial mix, growing organically out of our Green Design annual feature.
Stock visuals remain a vital creative resource for graphic designers, transitioning over decades from marginal to mainstream to essential.
Design for Good was started by Mark Haak in 2007 to work with charities, non-profits and businesses that believe creativity has enormous power for change, and that strong design can move people and get results.
Rachel Martin is the design director of Rachel Martin Design, a sustainable and socially responsible design studio that works with conscious businesses who are committed to social value and want to create a better world.
Kimberly Dow approaches eco-consciousness as an ongoing learning experience, and brings that to her firm, Kalico Design.
Lennie Gray Mowris’ design career grew out of a desire to create artistic communications that serve people and their environment.
Chris Hershey has devoted her career to using creative skills to help nonprofits, issue-oriented and other progressive organizations soar.
As the design director for the Southern Poverty Law Center, Russel has made it a personal mission to use the highest quality visuals as a tool to elevate our voice.