November 18th, 2013
Over at the PSFK website one of their reporters, Plus Aziz, just wrote an excellent piece on the current issue of Vintage Magazine. The article also includes an interview with Vintage Magazine's editor & founder, Ivy Baer Sherman. They discuss the invention of the publication and also talk about the fact that the current issue has a cover designed by Chip Kidd, which is in stores now.
You can read the article if you CLICK HERE!
October 31st, 2013
This post is in response to an interview Chip Kidd recently had with Debbie Millman over at the DESIGN MATTERS Podcast. This video shows a skit that was done on Saturday Night Live (SNL) last year and it was brought up in the discussion. If you missed this interview you can check it out by clicking RIGHT HERE. It’s really great so please go give it listen!
October 22nd, 2013
Debbie Millman, the extremely brilliant and ultra-beautiful host of the DESIGN MATTERS podcast, that is a major part of the DESIGN OBSERVER website, recently interviewed Chip Kidd about many many things: His experience with his now popular TED Talk, what it was like to kiss Neil Gaiman on stage at the last San Diego Comic Con, his life-long appreciation of the comic book character BATMAN and much much more.
But, the main focus of the interview is the creation of Chip’s latest book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). Debbie asked some really great questions that were very thought-provoking and together they cover a ton of design-related topics.
About her, DEBBIE MILLMAN is the president of the design division at Sterling Brands. She is also President Emeritus of AIGA, a contributing editor to Print Magazine, and chair of the School of Visual Arts’ master’s program in Branding. In 2005, she began hosting the podcast show, DESIGN MATTERS. She also has a brand-new book titled, “Self Portrait as Your Traitor” (HOW Books) which is coming out in November, 2013.
To HEAR MORE talks with innovative thinkers and designers just click here: DESIGN MATTERS WITH DEBBIE MILLMAN.
Also, Here is the discussion down below, enjoy:
October 22nd, 2013
Natalie Shure is both a writer and reporter for a very excellent website called METRO. Recently she conducted an interview with Designer Chip Kidd about his brand-new book titled, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (published by Workman) and it’s available for reading online right now! In her article she asks Chip Kidd about the complexity of both writing and designing a book that is geared towards teaching the concept of “Graphic Design” to children. What are some of the issues and solutions? She did a great job on it. Also, you can read it for free right now by clicking HERE!
Antonia Saxon, who writes super-excellent articles all about books for Publisher’s Weekly, just recently held a “Question and Answer” session with the New York Times Bestselling Author, Chip Kidd. In the piece, they discuss his brand-new book titled, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design (Workman Publishing). This book just came out about 10 days ago so you should be able to find it in stores now: hint, hint
To read the P. W. interview, just CLICK HERE!
Over at WFPL Radio (89.3 FM), the news for Louisville, their Reporter Gabe Bullard interviewed Chip Kidd on his new book that just came out, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). The discussion is entertaining, very well-researched, and was one of the earlier interviews to appear. In the broadcast, Gabe Bullard and Chip Kidd talk about both the future and history of Graphic Design. Check it out!
October 10th, 2013
More exciting news! Chip Kidd was recently a guest on the DEAN & DON RADIO SHOW where he was interviewed all about his new book titled, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). The book just came out and is already starting to get some incredible buzz! In fact, yesterday it was the #1 book in the Amazon Bookstore’s “Graphic Design Techniques” category! But enough bragging (ha ha!), please be sure to check out this recent interview:
Chip Kidd was recently interviewed on CENTRAL TIME: NPR Wisconsin Public Radio about his brand-new book that just came out titled, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). We’re all graphic designers – we just don’t know it yet. In the radio interview Chip Kidd shares tips for kids and grown-ups to appreciate and create design in our daily lives.
September 27th, 2013
In case you have not heard, the Art Director and Book Cover Designer Chip Kidd is coming out with a brand-new book titled, “GO: A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design”. It will be published by Workman and comes out on October 8th, 2013. Whew! OK, here’s the most recent, super exciting, news about the book.
If you buy the new issue of WIRED Magazine you can read a really great interview with Chip Kidd. It’s main focus is, “Why Kids Should Learn About Graphic Design”. You see, this book will be directed mostly toward young kids around the age of 10 or 11, even though we’re sure that adults will learn a lot from it too, and that’s what they discuss in the article. It’s really about the challenges of teaching kids about graphic design. To read the online article please CLICK HERE or you can also get the latest copy of WIRED.
September 27th, 2013
Debbie Millman is the president of the design division at Sterling Brands. She is also President Emeritus of AIGA, a contributing editor to Print Magazine, and chair of the School of Visual Arts’ master’s program in Branding. In 2005, she began hosting the podcast show, DESIGN MATTERS.
In a recent "Design Matters" broadcast, Debbie interviewed the World-Class Graphic Designer Stefan Sagmeister. ID magazine has called Stefan’s work: “Distilled, intense, cunning, evocative and utterly complete. His inventions have set a new standard.” A candid and revealing discussion with the master of graphic design.
To HEAR MORE talks with innovative thinkers and designers just click here, DESIGN MATTERS.
Here is their discussion down below, enjoy: