Pentagram's new identity for illustrated book publisher Thames & Hudson

Creative Boom

Pentagram has designed a new brand identity for Thames & Hudson , the publisher founded in 1942 by Walter and Eva Neurath, to make the world of art accessible to everyone. Pentagram researched previous incarnations of the publisher's logo and looked at how it was applied.

Japan's largest publisher Kodansha, of Akira fame, launches new branding by Gretel

Creative Boom

New York-based design studio Gretel has worked with Japan's largest publisher Kodansha , which is responsible for AKIRA and Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon, a manga created by Naoko Takeuchi that was developed into a Japanese tokusatsu television series.

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Nearly Published: Two graphic design students start a platform that celebrates processes, mistakes and failures

Creative Boom

Abbie Lilley and Lili Phillips have launched Nearly , an online publishing platform that reveals the creative process, the submissions that never got published, the ideas that never came to anything, the mistakes and the lessons and "the wild and wonderful thinking behind making".

Nearly Published: Two graphic design students start a platform that celebrates processes, mistakes and failures

Creative Boom

Abbie Lilley and Lili Phillips have launched Nearly , an online publishing platform that reveals the creative process, the submissions that never got published, the ideas that never came to anything, the mistakes and the lessons and "the wild and wonderful thinking behind making".

Why you should approach magazines to feature your work (and insider tips on how to get published)

Creative Boom

You might think an interview or article about yourself in a magazine won't directly result in some paid creative work, but you'd be wrong. Raising your profile in lots of different places helps to build your brand and put you in front of many relevant people.

This Experimental Publisher Is Rethinking How Design Books Get Made

Eye on Design

Volume was not Wall’s first brush with crowdfunding: in 2013, he spearheaded a Kickstarter campaign for an art book called Sensible Software 1986–1999 about a much-loved British video game developer, which he published through his newly formed company Read-Only Memory (ROM).

Taschen publishes 152 paintings from iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo in the most extensive study to date

Its Nice That

The mammoth book, titled Frida Kahlo. The Complete Paintings, houses her notable self-portraiture, diary pages, letters, an illustrated biography and rarely seen photographs.

How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

Made / Publish by Process #print

Designspiration

Made / Publish by Process #print

2 Years Since Shillington Sydney: Natasha Michels—Designer at Nine Publishing and Creative Director at Sweaty City magazine

Shillington

Only two years after graduating, Natasha now works as a Graphic Designer at Nine Publishing , alongside her role as Creative Director of the brand new Sydney-based independent magazine Sweaty City —which she co-founded with friends.

Sandu Publishing

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Sandu Publishing

Noted: New Logo and Identity for Music Publishers Association by The Playground

Under Consideration / Brand

1881) "Music publishing generates over a quarter of the UK music industry's £2.6 In 2018 Music publishing in the UK contributes £459 million to the UK economy, this has increased by 5% since 2017. “The Music of Sound”.

Japanese publisher Kodansha rebrands for the first time in 112 years

Creative Review

The Tokyo-based publisher Kodansha owns several literary and manga magazines, and first published much-loved manga series Akira in the early 1980s. The post Japanese publisher Kodansha rebrands for the first time in 112 years appeared first on Creative Review

Made / Publish by Process #print

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Made / Publish by Process #print

Technological Arts Preservation Book Published

Creative Applications

Museum digitalSSM Archive and Research Space published the first ebook for its project Technological Arts Preservation. p Sabanc? The book edited by Sabanc? University’s faculty members Selçuk Artut and Cemal Y?lmaz,

Stormzy’s publishing imprint #Merky Books announces its first children’s book of Superheroes

Its Nice That

Titled Superheroes: Inspiring Stories of Secret Strength, the comic-style publication aims to address the lack of representation in children’s books.

Digital Publishing Essential Training

A Graphic Design Blog

As part of the Mbari Uno Workshop Series aimed at deepening design knowledge and driving innovation, Mbari Uno presents Digital Publishing Essential Training with Laolu Obende. This program will focus on bridging knowledge gap for designers aspiring to take up a career in publishing design. The post Digital Publishing Essential Training appeared first on A Graphic Design Blog.

Kyle Ellingson publishes an absurd and entertaining 100-page comic book, devoid of any words

Its Nice That

The Baltimore-based illustrator has compiled a series of wordless graphic illustrations, inspired by the elusive structure of his dreams.

The best desktop publishing software in 2021

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Create assets with the best desktop publishing software

Slanted Publishers

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Slanted Publishers

Diversifying and decolonising the field of graphic design, Sold Out Publishing celebrates underrepresented references

Its Nice That

Founded by Bakhtawer Haide and Betty Brunfaut, Sold Out is a platform facilitating multiple perspectives based on plurality.

Grand Central Publishing

Shillington

The post Grand Central Publishing appeared first on Shillington Design Blog.

British Twitter Channel Published Spectacular Pictures of Frozen Soap Bubbles

Design You Trust

Photographer (Twitter channel @StormchaserUKEU) has posted some interesting photos of frozen soap bubbles. For their realization he used pottery and water. It took about 5-10 minutes to completely turn them into ice forms, but it was definitely worth it.

How to Create a Stylish Magazine Layout in Affinity Publisher

Tuts Plus

What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a simple and stylish magazine spread using Affinity Publisher , the great-value and easy-to-use alternative to Adobe InDesign. How to format typography and images to a high standard in Affinity Publisher.

The Monomarks Book: My 1st Self Published Perfect Bound Logo Design Book

The Logo Smith

The post The Monomarks Book: My 1st Self Published Perfect Bound Logo Design Book appeared first on The Logo Smith All Content © 2020 TheLogoSmith.co |. The Monomarks Book: My 1st Self Published Perfect Bound Logo Design Book. Starting the Self Publishing Journey.

How to publish your design

Canva

Below, we give you a step-by-step guide to publishing your creations. . Once you’re happy with your final product, find the publish button and press Download. Once complete, press Publish and then Present.

Gordon Kaye On The Pandemic Pause

Graphic Design USA

Blog Top Stories GDUSA publisher Gordon Kaye gordon kaye Graphic Design News Graphic Designers and the Pandemic Letter From Publisher massimo vignelli remote working Social distance Work Is WorshipA first cut on how graphic designers are dealing with the coronavirus crisis in real time.

5 Common Self-Publishing Mistakes To Avoid and What to Do Instead

Crowd Spring

Use these tips and insights to help avoid the top 5 mistakes many authors make when self-publishing a new book. Design Graphic Design Marketing Design Print Design

Type Autism Publishers by MORPHORIA DESIGN COLLECTIVE #editorial

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Type Autism Publishers by MORPHORIA DESIGN COLLECTIVE #editorial

Copyright Office Publishes CASE Act Resource Page

Guild News Blog

The Copyright Office has published resources on the CASE Act and the creation of the copyright claims board (CCB). The post Copyright Office Publishes CASE Act Resource Page appeared first on The Graphic Artist Guild.

NYC studio EyeBodega transforms Enorme gallery into a hotbed of indie publishing

Its Nice That

The studio has transformed Manhattan gallery Enorme into a pop-up shop featuring publications from small presses and independent artists from all over the world, providing a whistle-stop tour of the great and the good in illustration, independent publishing and print-making.

Gay Times redesigned as it switches to quarterly publishing schedule

Design Week

First published in 1984, Gay Times is the world’s longest-running magazine for the LGBTQ+ community. It has been in print every month since its launch, but as part of a new strategy to see it into the future, it will now move to four issues a year published seasonally.

Cravenhill Publishing

Shillington

The post Cravenhill Publishing appeared first on Shillington Design Blog.

Ekta: 160 Faces by Lundgren+Lindqvist

BP&O

Text by Richard Baird 160 Faces is a new publication from Swedish artist Daniel Götesson working under the name Ekta, designed by Lundgren+Lindqvist and distributed under the studio’s publishing arm ll’Editions.

CELGA book cover series on Behance #collection #layout #publishing #book

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CELGA book cover series on Behance #collection #layout #publishing #book

People of Print teams up with Kickstarter to support and celebrate independent publishers

Creative Boom

People of Print has joined forces with crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to come up with a fair and sustainable model for the UK's fast-growing independent publishing industry. One lucky winner will then have their idea published in early 2020.

ICoD Publishes Professional Code of Conduct for Designers

Guild News Blog

The post ICoD Publishes Professional Code of Conduct for Designers appeared first on The Graphic Artist Guild. ICoD’s Code was constructed to provide guidance to design associations intending to craft their own codes, and to educational institutions developing curricula.

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LogoArchive – Logo Redux by Darren Leader

BP&O

LogoArchive returns with its fifth collaborative Extra Issue: Logo Redux, dedicated to the fascinating theme of Renaissance printers’ marks. These marks, many drawn from the 15th century, appear somewhat modernist in nature.

Ill Studio - Moodcyclopedia #moodcyclopedia #publish #influence #self #book #ill

Designspiration

Ill Studio - Moodcyclopedia #moodcyclopedia #publish #influence #self #book #ill

Diversity in design book publishing

Creative Review

A project by Leonardo de Vasconcelos shows how few design books from leading publishers involve BIPOC writers and editors. Here, Vasconcelos, Gail Anderson and Adrian Shaughnessy discuss the state of publishing and the implications this has for the design ecosystem.

Queremos Sonreír by Mucho

BP&O

Mother Shanghai publishes a “cookbook for our age” complete with saliva-inspired brush

Its Nice That

Created by the team during two months of lockdown, the recipe collection takes inspiration from Chinese ration books and propaganda with a dash of contemporary colours and chaos.

Graphic Design No. 11, 1963

BP&O

Graphic Design History Publishing TextsText by Richard Baird. “Graphic Design” / ??????????