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Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Identity change for Newsweek

A new look for Newsweek is in the works…

Newsweek is about to begin a major change in its identity, with a new design, a much smaller and, it hopes, more affluent readership, and some shifts in content. The venerable newsweekly’s ingrained role of obligatory coverage of the week’s big events will be abandoned once and for all, executives say.

via New York Times:

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 7:00 am  

Monday, November 10, 2008

Take a Visual Ride on the Carousel

Carousel is a Canadian hybrid literary & arts magazine. The cover and interior image is from issue #23 and showcases some of designer/illustrator Andy Rementer’s artisty. To pick up a copy press this.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 9:44 am  

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

“A booklet for people who give a damn”

“Good Business” is the bonus segment of this month’s issue of Good Magazine. Click here to explore.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 7:54 am  

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Good Magazine and Starbucks join forces

The Good Sheet is a joint venture between Good Magazine and Starbucks. Over the next 11 weeks Starbucks will feature a new Good Sheet that focuses on a specific issue such as healthcare, education, carbon emissions, and the like.

As usual Good holds it down with the visuals. We’ve included four issues from previous weeks below.

The Good Sheet: Getting Gas
The Good Sheet: Coming to America

The Good Sheet: Bill of Health
The Good Sheet: CO2 World

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 7:30 am  

Sunday, October 5, 2008

Silent Majority?

In the latest New York Times Style Magazine, Alice Rawsthorn asks “Is Design Still a Boy’s Club”

The article outlines the history of women in design from the Bauhaus period to the present day. Heavyweights include:

Graphic Designer
Paula Scher

Fashion Designer
Miuccia Prada

Zaha Hadid


posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 9:49 am  

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Wallpaper diecuts

Wallpaper Magazine has an upcoming special issue with a 16 page feature full of die-cuts and other fun stuff. It’s quite a feat for a widely distributed magazine. A true “must see,” if we may say so ourselves.

via eye:

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 9:03 am  

Thursday, August 28, 2008

Changing the Face of Type

In Print Magazine’s August issue, Emily King wrote a great article on a new “type movement” which is being created by an increasing number of programmers.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 9:22 am  

Sunday, August 24, 2008

Freestyle Manifesto

Umool Umool is an experimental graphic magazine out of Seoul, Korea. There is no set format or guidelines. Each issue is a manifestation of its guest contributors.

We’ve included some shots of Volume #8.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 11:51 am  

Friday, August 15, 2008

Education Issue from GOOD

As you may know, we think very highly of GOOD Magazine. “The Education Issue” has just hit the shelves and we’ve included two examples of their outstanding information design.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 8:13 am  

Friday, August 1, 2008

GOOD information design

Every month we look forward to the information design section of GOOD Magazine because they continually raise the bar.  We have included three of our favorite layouts. Enjoy.

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 12:23 pm  
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