is a blog about design, technology and culture written by Khoi Vinh, and has been more or less continuously published since December 2000 in New York City. Khoi is currently Principal Designer at Adobe, Design Chair at Wildcard and co-founder of Kidpost. Previously, Khoi was co-founder and CEO of Mixel (acquired by Etsy, Inc.), Design Director of The New York Times Online, and co-founder of the design studio Behavior, LLC. He is the author of “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design,” and was named one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America.” Khoi lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn with his wife and three children. Refer to the advertising and sponsorship page for inquiries.+
A treasure trove for comics nerds of my generation: this style guide was produced by DC Comics over thirty years ago for licensees of their many iconic characters. I remember many of the images from seeing them on beach blankets, tee-shirts and other items over the years. The majority of the art in the guide was illustrated by artist José Luis Garcia-Lopez. Where comic book artists as a whole have traditionally been quite expressive and interpretive, Garcia-Lopez’s clean, strong line was able to forge a reasonably canonical notion of what these characters “really” looked like.
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