Flat design went from Microsoft’s operating system to mainstream print in 2013, making flat design our pick for graphic design trend of the year.
Flat design eschews the 3D look of beveled edges in graphics, featuring a distinctly two-dimensional look, often with bold colors. It emphasizes typographical simplicity and readability.The flat-design look and probably the term originated with Microsoft in its mobile and Windows [...Continue Reading]
Social awareness campaigns are one of my favorite avenues of politics in which graphic design plays a vital role.
The design to the left is one in a series of public service announcement posters created by Alphabetica, a New England-based graphic design collaborative.
These posters are being distributed to schools in Boston, San Francisco, and Orange County, Florida for posting at high school campuses. [...Continue Reading]