THE AGE - CHIP KIDD GO A Kidd's Guide to Graphic Design Book

THE AGE, one of the very best independent newspapers in Melbourne, Australia, just published a book review/interview they had with Chip Kidd. It appeared on their “Entertainment” page and the main focus was Chip’s new book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). The article was conducted by the reporter, Ray Edgar, and we have to say that he must have researched everything like crazy! I mean, the piece is extremely well-written. Thanks Ray, Good Job!


GO BOOK - A Kidd's Guide To Graphic Design by Chip Kidd

We’re completely honored that “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” by Chip Kidd (Workman Books) has been given a wonderful book review over at the CREATIVE CONSUMPTION website. This is the official blog for the University of the Arts (Philadelphia, PA) and, as we all know, they’re pretty serious about “Design” over there! You can read the review right now by clicking HERE!

TATE UK GO! A Kidd's Guide To Graphic Design by Chip Kidd

We’re really excited (and honored) to mention that Chip Kidd’s latest book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing) made this years special CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE LIST at the TATE Art Museum in the UK! It’s listed as item #11 (of 16) and we could not be more happy. Thank you TATE!


Last November, 2013, Designer Chip Kidd gave a private lecture at Brown University titled, “Creative Mind”. The cool thing was that they videotaped the event and have posted it online. Excellent, that’s so awesome! So, here it is… enjoy. Oh yeah, and THANK YOU to Brown University for such a great time. You guys TOTALLY ROCK… Seriously!

One last thing, if YOU, or your organization, would like to book Chip Kidd as a Speaker at your event then please be sure to visit the Official RANDOM HOUSE SPEAKERS BUREAU, just CLICK HERE!

Entertainment Weekly Magazine Chip Kidd GO Graphic Design Book

Oh My God, WOW! Look at what was spotted in a recent issue of Entertainment Weekly Magazine… a prominent mention of Chip Kidd’s latest book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design”, that was just published by Workman Books. Oh man, this is sooooo cool!! Thank you EW!!


Italian GO Chip Kidd Graphic Design For Kids Book Review

OK, Even I will admit this is pretty cool! Chip Kidd’s latest book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing), has just been reviewed… in Italy of all places! We’re talking about the FUMETTO LOGICA website and the other nice thing is that they included a ton of graphics to go along with their article. Nice!

Here’s a LINK to check it out and if you use Google Chrome as your Browser it will automatically translate it into English. Otherwise, there’s still a bunch of nice pictures to enjoy. Thank you Fumetto Logica!!

TDC Chip kidd Book Cover design lectuire

Here’s a quick post to share this wonderful photo taken by Henry Yee at a recent TDC event. OK, you might ask, “What is TDC?” It stands for the “Type Director’s Club” and Chip Kidd spoke at their most recent conference held in New York City. Anyways, we thought this photo was pretty cool, thanks Henry.

Maria Popova DESIGN MATTERS with Debbie Millman Podcast

Maria Popova is the editor of BRAIN PICKINGS, an inventory of cross-disciplinary interestingness and curiosity, bringing you things you didn't know you were interested in - until you are. She has also written for Wired UK, The Atlantic, The New York Times, and Nieman Journalism Lab, among others, and is an MIT Futures of Entertainment Fellow.

In this audio interview with Debbie Millman, Maria discusses growing up in Bulgaria, her grandmother following her google alerts, problems with public space in Los Angeles, the evolution of @brainpicker, curation and pattern recognition, and inventing the Curator’s Code.

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Here’s the “Maria Popova” interview, check it out:


KMUW Chip Kidd GO, A Kidd's Guide To Graphic Design

Chip Kidd’s new book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design”, just got another wonderful book review and we could not be happier. The cool thing about it is that the review was done as both an audio clip that you can listen to and it’s also an article you can read… Hey, that’s fun and quirky!

It was spoken/written by Beth Golay for KMUW 98.1 Wichita Public Radio. Now, we couldn’t embed the clip here at this site but if you CLICK HERE you can hear it in it’s entirety and we ask that you please do so because it’s really cool. (Thank you Beth, and good job).


Chip Kidd Book Author Quote

OK, in all seriousness, we gotta say that we’re totally honored to be included at Kate Gavino’s LAST NIGHT’S READING Tumblr Page. What is this website and what does she do? Kate visits local book lectures and signings located in New York City and then she does a sketch of the Author she saw at the event and she also includes a famous quote she heard from that person. Awhile back, she saw Chip Kidd at a book event held at the McNally Jackson Bookstore. This was for the release of the latest copy of Vintage Magazine. So, this is what she drew… it ROCKS!!

To see more of her wonderful (and very original) artwork, just CLICK HERE!