design criticism


Design criticism is the judgement and discussion of the merits and faults of design.

Frederike Huygen is a Dutch art historian, researcher and author. She was the curator of the industrial design collection at the Museum Boijmans Van ...
Founder, editor and designer of Open Manifesto. Over the past 13 years Kevin has worked as a designer at a number of leading design studios in Dublin,...
Art historian. Writes regularly on graphic design and published a number of books and articles on relationship of design and architecture. Author of ...
Graphic designer and writer. She graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Design, in Ljubljana and has worked as a consultant for a div...
Italian graphic designer, partner of studio Alizarina, where she works mainly on editorial projects. She teaches at the Scuola Politecnica di Design i...
Designer, art director, writer. Art Director of Taschen 1993–97; Director of International Design UK/Principal of Mark Thomson Design 1998&ndash...
Before getting his M.A. at the LCP, London, Alan Záruba studied architecture in Prague. He now runs his Prague-based studio Alba, organizes Gra...
Dutch writer, typographer and designer. Middendorp started writing on theatre and performance arts, and later specialized on type design. He is the fo...
Prague based curator, and writer. In 2003 she has organized a restrospective exhibition of Ladislav Sutnar that has travelled to Zurich and Rotterdam....
Typographer & typeface designer and a writer on modern typographic history. He worked at Monotype Typography, before studying for a PhD in Typogra...
Design Fellow at the University of Minnesota Design Institute where she manages its graphic design, website and publication projects. With her partner...
Rudy VanderLans is the co-founder of the magazine and type foundry Emigre, together with his wife Zuzana Licko. VanderLans studied at the Royal Academ...
Born York, UK, 1973. Studied graphic design, Reading, UK, 1991-95. Part of the first group of participants at the Werkplaats Typografie, Arnhem, NL...
Art director of the New York Times Book Review and founder and co-chair of the School of Visual Arts, New York MFA/Design Program. He is the former ed...
Roxane Jubert is a graphic designer, teacher and researcher based in Paris. She teaches at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décor...
Typographer, editor and writer. He has contributed regularly to magazines such as Information Design Journal, Blueprint, Journal of Design History, an...
Design critic and writer. He founded Eye magazine,the international review of graphic communication, and edited it from 1990 to 1997. He has writte...
Writer and design critic based in New York. He is a contributing editor for Metropolis magazine and research fellow for the Design Institute at the Un...
Peter Biľak works in the field of editorial, graphic, and type design. In 1999 he started Typotheque type foundry, in 2000, together with Stuart Bail...
Self-trained designer. He has taught graphic design at the Central St. Martins School of Art; the University of East London; the University of Texas a...
Partner in 2x4, a multidisciplinary design studio in New York. From 1985-1991 he was adjunct professor at the Rhode Island School of Design and is cur...
Partner in the New York office of Pentagram, and former president of AIGA (1998-2001) Writes frequently about design and is a contributing editor to I...
Independent design writer and critic. His critical writings have featured regularly in major Dutch art and design journals and in a range of internati...
is partner with William Drenttel in a design consultancy in Northwest Connecticut (USA) named Winterhouse Studio. They concentrate on editorial design...
is a London-based writer and curator with an interest in graphic design. She wrote an MA thesis on film title sequences and a PhD on typeface design o...
Writer, curator, and graphic designer. She is director of the MFA program in graphic design at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) in Baltimore. ...
Started Lines & Splines, a typographic diary, which became instantly known amongst the online type community. In 2002, he replaced it with New...