Thoughtful post from Kickstarter’s Creative Independent about how to avoid “creative savior complex” when working on social impact projects, written by Omayeli Arenyeka and illustrated by Neta Bomani.
Thorough look into the history and origins of select typefaces by design powerhouse, Bethany Heck.
The mathematician George Pólya is arguably the first to formalize design reasoning, although he is never mentioned in modern definitions of the process. Will the father of design thinking please stand up? Enlightening essay by Ian Domowitz.
This is not an essay about the pros and cons of capitalism, or speculation, or risk-taking versus investment. This is an essay about redefining value and our relationship to value as graphic designers and commercial artists.Matt McGilvray