Entries are open through May 31 for our 56th Anniversary GDUSA Inhouse Design Awards, the original and the premier showcase for inhouse graphic design and communications excellence.
Our annual competition celebrates the power of design to forge an emotional link with the buyer at the moment of truth.
Love conquers all! That is the hope behind Rule29’s new online community called LEO, whose mission is to encourage acceptance and love as an antidote to the divisiveness that surrounds us.
Stitzlein Studio developed a warm and human brand identity for Cloudera, a rising data analytics firm, in an industry known for unemotional marketing.
The 2019 list of our favorite programs and institutions that prepare students to work in professional graphic design.
GDUSA starts each year by choosing a group of People To Watch who embody the spirit of the creative community.
Publisher Gordon Kaye on GDUSA’s 2019 People To Watch. And why, in this dumb and divisive time, he is feeling a bit better about where we are and where we are going.
What is the next macro trend? Two leading Interbrand experts contend that, to escape the sea of noise, overstimulated consumers and smart brands will embrace escapism.
With help from Pentagram, Mastercard has dropped its name from the familiar interlocking circles brand mark. The goal is to become a symbol brand like the Nike swoosh, Target bullseye, and Apple apple.
Acclaimed designers Sagmeister & Walsh explore the essence of beauty and the transformative power of beautiful design.
Pantone has announced the Color of the Year 2019: an animating and life-affirming coral hue that nurtures and reconnects us with nature.
Pentagram’s environmental graphics for Scholastic’s corporate headquarters celebrate iconic children’s book characters in a series of artworks and installations.
Wired’s 25th anniversary cover balances the tension between past and present with a grid made from past magazine spines. Original designers Plunkett + Kuhr were brought in to create the celebratory one-off cover.
As the dining market has become increasingly competitive, Interbrand is helping Buffalo Wild Wings maintain its position as the sports bar for game day experiences.
GDUSA spotlights designers who embrace responsibility writ large in terms of how sustainably they create and produce, as well as how, when, why and for whom they work. A special thanks to exclusive sponsor Domtar.
Sponsored by Erickson Stock, GDUSA’s American Health + Wellness Design Awards™ honors outstanding graphic communication by this high-profile segment of the economy. The 2018 winners showcase features 100 projects encompassing the big picture of health and wellness: traditional medicine and healthcare; holistic and alternative healing; healthy lifestyles and nutrition; and the aging of our society.
Sponsored by Mohawk Paper, the 2018 Digital Print Cover Contest gives designers an opportunity to learn more about digital printing and paper selection for enhancing digitally printed projects.
President Wallace sees imagination as the “pathway to successful, sustainable careers” in this look at what is new, and what is fundamental, in design education.
Weight Watchers has changed its branding to win more of the booming health and wellness market, though social media has shown an appetite for brand-shaming the company.
Art Paul of Playboy: The Man Behind the Bunny chronicles the story of the life and artistic impact of Art Paul, founding art director of Hugh Heffner’s iconic magazine.
Young & Laramore created a social media-first campaign for Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana that asks local artists to transform donated garments into their own unique designs.
JKR develops the brand design and creative executions for the launch of Blackened, a new whiskey created by heavy-metal icons Metallica and master distiller Dave Pickerell.
Vanity Fair magazine debuts a new look which features a new logo design and a weightier masthead. Post-Graydon Carter editor Radhika Jones positions the change as a modest revamp.
Academy of Art University graphic design student Celina Oh has used her talents to rebrand Five Keys educational non-profit and earn an internship at San Francisco’s White Space design firm.
Iconic pop culture magazine the Rolling Stone gives its logo, pages and website complete facelifts in recognition of changing audience tastes.