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Seymour Chwast

Graphic designer Seymour Chwast, who was the co-founder of Push Pin studios, is a giant of 20th Century design, from the whimsical to the political Chwast might well be one of the most influencial artists of his day. 26 more words

Art And Design

Things, a Story of the Sixties*: Mad Men, Season 7, Episode 14: ‘Person to Person’

*With apologies to Georges Perec

Often I am permitted to return to a meadow

as if it were a scene made-up by the mind,
that is not mine, but is a made place, 6,154 more words

TUNE IN, TURN ON, DROP OUT...AND THEN DROP IN AGAIN: How youth/subcultures can be seen to subvert the design process

In society there have always been certain members whose beliefs, mistrust of authority, and individualism have set them apart from the mainstream and what is considered the norm. 2,333 more words

Beat Generation

Advertising - Paper & Printing

For the nostalgic paper chaser. Advertising – Paper & Printing. You have to feel it to believe it.

Also check out the West Virginia Pulp and Paper… 42 more words

Picture Collection

kaizen: how to think like a great graphic designer

kaizen (改善): “Good Change” or continual improvement. We never need fixing because we aren’t broken. Screw self-help…just keep learning and growing.

Spotlight: How to Think Like a Great Graphic Designer… 449 more words

Zen Doughboy Presents

Barthelme and Chwast (Book Acquired, 7.15.2014)

Not Barthelme’s finest, but hey. An illustrated artifact, very much of its era.


Illustration: From Caves to Computers - A Brief History

Illustration – A depiction that is used to educate, elucidate, inform, decorate and stimulate.

The first evidence of illustration came in the form of cave paintings from approximately 40,000 years ago. 912 more words