Power Of Black Color In Graphic Design

Colors evoke passion, love, aggression, happiness and a host of other emotions. And black is one such powerful color which has been traditionally used to symbolize mystery, power, and such feelings. Professionally trained designers understand the power of black color very well. They use black color strategically to convey a brand message by evoking a… Continue reading Power Of Black Color In Graphic Design

Key Advantages Of Crowdsourcing Your Graphic Design Work

Small businesses do not generally have a huge budget to spend on marketing. For them, crowdsourcing is a cost-effective way to save money. Therefore, many of them depend on crowdsourcing platforms to create different graphic design works like logos. In fact, they enjoy many key advantages by outsourcing their work. More and more small businesses… Continue reading Key Advantages Of Crowdsourcing Your Graphic Design Work

6 Common Traits of Successful Designers

Are you a designer who aspires for making it big in the field and wishes to contribute with really great works? Do not think that there is some secret formula to reach to the status of legendary designers. They all started by learning the tricks of the trade and climbed the ladder gradually. They all… Continue reading 6 Common Traits of Successful Designers

Glenn Greenwald Reveals 7 New NSA Crimes Against Graphic Design

Glenn Greenwald’s new book No Place to Hide based on his work with Edward Snowden is unlikely to change many minds on National Security Agency surveillance given the vast amount of information that the Snowden/Gellman/Greenwald/Poitras crew has already brought to light. But Greenwald is publishing a bunch of new documents to the web concurrent with the book’s release,… Continue reading Glenn Greenwald Reveals 7 New NSA Crimes Against Graphic Design

Graphic Design Student “Redesigns” Iconic Dr. Zizmor Subway Ads

Regardless of what he looks like in real life now, Dr. Zizmor’s iconic ads are an integral part of the subway. Dr. Marvin Lagstein just doesn’t quite cut it, ya know? But one graphic design student at the School of Visual Arts had an aesthetic allergic reaction to the ads—and made the controversial decision to… Continue reading Graphic Design Student “Redesigns” Iconic Dr. Zizmor Subway Ads

Design Manual Reveals Rich Graphic Identity of NYC’s Subway System

Produced for the MTA by designers Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda back in the 70’s, graphics Standards Manual’ had a distinct design language which included a very simple yet powerful feel and was created to portray information and direction to millions. Developed at a time where corporate identities were yearning to be prophetic icons in… Continue reading Design Manual Reveals Rich Graphic Identity of NYC’s Subway System