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A collection of news and links from all over

Adam Harrison Levy

Henri Matisse: The Lost Interview, Part III

Matisse considers his legacy

John Foster

The Memory Savior

Levi Bettwieser and The Rescued Film Project

Adam Harrison Levy

Henri Matisse: The Lost Interview, Part II

In Part II, Matisse lets down his guard

Bonnie Siegler

Dear Bonnie: Pondering in Ponderosa

Constructive criticism

Adam Harrison Levy

Henri Matisse: The Lost Interview

A previously unknown conversation with a modern master

Rick Poynor

Exposure: Rise Up You Are Free by Dominic Hawgood

A post-photographic view of exorcism

Ashley Toliver

Ideal Machine

A new poem

The Editors

News from Elsewhere

A wrap up of the week at Design Observer, and some weekend reading from around the world.

John Foster

Into the Light

The instinctive collaboration of Jen and Bill Renninger

Bonnie Siegler

Dear Bonnie: Tenafly to Tennessee

A compendium of questions

Meghan O’Rourke

Literary Chic

The unlikely cover girl

Timothy Young

Following Suit

The afterlife of playing cards

Rick Poynor

Exposure: Striporama street scene by Vivian Maier

How good was the photographer nanny?

Robert Hetherington

Beyond Words

Typographic units at the limits of alphabetic writing

The Editors

News from Elsewhere

A roundup

John Foster

Doug Rickard: N. A.

Headfirst into the underbelly

The Editors

What Design Sounds Like

On February 21, Design Observer will host the first design-centered event of its kind: a one-day symposium that explores the relationship between design and sound.

Steven Heller

On the Front Lines of Free Expression

Terror and the satiric press

Rob Walker

Resolutions, Vibrantly Illustrated

Illustrator Linzie Hunter cleverly hand-letters other people’s 2015 resolutions

The Editors

50 Books | 50 Covers: Call For Entries

Enter a book for consideration into 50 Books | 50 Covers.

Ava Kofman

The Printer’s Progress

The (book) art of ideals

Rick Poynor


Viktoria Modesta photographed by Nadav Kander

Adrian Shaughnessy

The Design Conference

An outmoded format or an essential feature of the design calendar?

The Editors

News From Elsewhere

A new weekly roundup

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