Wed 12 Sep
Unit Editions “Lubalin” is gorgeous, impressive and unlikely to be read.
Tue 03 Apr
Carrying a book around in your pocket opens up possibilities that e-readers don’t.
Thu 23 Dec
A new compilation of sketchbooks from over a hundred designers — including me.
Fri 05 Nov
Coming to a bookseller near you in December: “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design.”
Wed 07 Oct
An interview with Armin Vit on the occasion of his book “Graphic Design, Referenced.”
Mon 11 Aug
Proving Steve Jobs wrong for myself, anyway.
Mon 16 Jun
A beautiful — and I mean gorgeous — book about galleries in Tokyo.
Mon 12 Nov
Where design books are found at your local bookstore.
Thu 28 Jun
Real books written by real people I know.
Thu 12 Apr
Accusing the company of being a company.
Thu 27 Apr
Design books are endlessly fascinating, but not particularly entertaining.
Mon 24 Apr
Seth’s “Wimbledon Green” lives up to the romantic hype of print.
Thu 23 Mar
The 37signals book “Getting Real” as a casual manifesto.
Mon 09 Jan
“The Complete New Yorker” is an amazing archive of content with a disappointing user interface.
Tue 12 Jul
Jonathan Mahler’s account of New York City at the edge of disaster.
Wed 26 Jan
What is a blog, weblogs as fiction, and other vague, ill-formed ideas about the medium.
Wed 19 Jan
Books on my table, just sitting there, waiting to be read.
Thu 11 Nov
In the midst of learning digital photography, an appreciation of an old book.
Wed 27 Oct
Jon Stewart’s book doesn’t look as good as it reads.
Tue 23 Dec
The reissued “This Is New York” from M. Sasek.
Tue 14 Oct
How impulse shopping helps baseball trump literature.
Sat 20 Sep
What I would read given an imaginary week-long vacation.
Sun 25 May
Michael Lewis’s “Moneyball” is at the top of my reading list.
Wed 18 Sep
One hundred words every high school student should know.
Tue 10 Sep
The Big Con is a guidebook to the underworld of yesteryear.
Tue 03 Sep
I sheepishly admit that Computers, An Illustrated History is probably the perfect book for me.
Fri 23 Aug
Elvis Costello in graffiti form.
Tue 23 Apr
Reading The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay.
Thu 18 Apr
The Russian Avant-Garde Book at MOMA.
Thu 13 Dec
Michael Lewis got Next.
Tue 29 May
That lovable old Howard Hawks.
Wed 21 Mar
Books on my night stand.
Mon 08 Jan
A list of movies, books, magazines and other pop junk that came my way in the year 2000.