Debbie Millman | Design Matters with Debbie Millman
Keenan Scott II
Lee Moreau + Devorah Klein | The Futures Archive
The Futures Archive S1E6: The Toilet
Kathleen Meaney | Essay
100 Years of Land Grant Universities in 100 Points
The Editors | Books
Woman Made
Connect 4 | Audio
Eddie Opara and Tyriq Moore: How Do You Build Knowledge as a Designer?
Connect 4 | Audio
Natasha Jen and Adnan Bishtawi: How Do You Survive as a Designer?
Adrian Shaughnessy | Essays
Charles Dickens and The BBC
Adrian Shaughnessy | Terms of Service
Pan Afrikan Design Institute
| Books
Sign Painting
Andrew Shea | Essays
Flies in Urinals: The Value of Design Disruptions
Jessica Helfand | My First Job
When Less Was More
Adrian Shaughnessy | Essays
Philosophy, Graphic Design and Virtue of Clarity
| Books
The New Art of Making Books
Jessica Helfand | Audio
S9E01: Ellen Mirojnick
Steven Heller | Essays
WAR! What’s it Really Good For?
Alexandra Lange | Essays
Against Kickstarter Urbanism
Elle Luna | Report
Report from a Japanese Maid Café
Adrian Shaughnessy | Essays
The Designer's Virus
Susan Morris | Essays
MoMA’s Documentary Fortnight
Alexandra Lange | Essays
Kicked A Building Lately?
Adam Harrison Levy | Essays
Jump Cut: Thoughts on Editing
Connect 4 | Audio
Min Lew and Zaiah Sampson: Finding Your Creative Voice
Laetitia Wolff | Essays
Design is Capital: Five Lessons I Learned from Lille
Jessica Helfand | From Our Archive
Total Recall
Susan Morris | Essays
Design+ at Sundance, Slamdance, and the NYFF
Steven Heller | Opinions
Pinch Me! 
Is it Really Over?
The Editors | Books
Self-Reliance
Alexandra Lange | Essays
Lessons from the High Line


Observed | October 29

Black students make up only 9% of enrollment at 96 schools teaching art and design in the United States. But thanks to D’Wayne Edwards, that is about to change. [JH]

At just 61 years old, Nigeria is still an emerging nation—and it’s a hotbed of design. [JH]

Humor, art, activism: discuss amongst yourselves. [JH]

What do the words “design” and “delicatessen” have in common? You’re about to find out! [JH]


Observed | October 26

Graphic designers will swoon to see Ricky Jay’s collection, which will be auctioned this week at Sotheby’s in New York. [JH]


Observed | October 22

Elizabeth Diller interprets Edmund de Waal’s book, “The Hare With Amber Eyes” as a cabinet of curiosities. The exhibition opens at The Jewish Museum in New York on November 19. [JH]


Observed | October 15

Karim Rashid opines on the harsher realities of a life in design. [JH]

Richard Schultz, American pioneer of modernist furniture, dies at 95. [JH]

Pixar movies, and the subtleties of dystopian cities. [JH]

In celebration of their relaunch Print magazine comissioned a wonderful video that you should watch. [BV]


Observed | October 01

Adnan Lotia recreates iconic album covers with ... Lego. [JH]

Designers Verònica Fuerte and Sebastián Londoño turn circles into an international design language. [JH]

Jim Jarmusch, collage artist. [JH]

Posted without comment. [JH]



Jobs | December 01