Center for an Urban Future
NYC Design Schools: Catalysts for Economic Growth?
Design schools may be the real engines of New York City’s innovation economy, according to a new report published by the Center for an Urban Future.
Report from a Japanese Maid Café
Globetrotting IDEO designer Elle Luna writes of her adventures among crazed anime addicts.
Hard Times for Hard Copy
Why AIGA almost scuttled its most venerable design competition: 50 Books/50 Cover.
Eva D. Blake
Design Observer Group Buys Huffington Post
This deal follows closely on the heels of the announcement in February that struggling AOL would buy Huffington, one of the most heavily visited news websites in the country.
12.02.10: Edited by Julie Lasky
New Contexts/New Practices: Six Views of the AIGA Design Educators Conference
Perspectives on the 2010 AIGA Design Educators' Conference, "New Contexts/New Practices."