Font Detective, Extra Bold…

Thomas Phinney discusses and shows evidence from several of the cases he has been called into as a typographic consultant, including a forged will, legislated point size requirements, a seem... [Read More]

Please Sir May I Have Some More…

John Pobojewski and Bud Rodecker of the design studio 3st share their constant lack of satisfaction, and how it drives their mood, the work they create and the opportunities they seek. Thurs... [Read More]

Public Works Gallery Opening 09.…

OPENING RECEPTION Friday, September 7th, 7-10pm Please join Mr. Thorgerson, Someoddpilot and AIGA Chicago at the Public Works Gallery for an evening of art, music and libations. The exhibiti... [Read More]

Hillman Curtis, a Pioneer in Web…

Hillman Curtis, a former rock musician who became a prominent first-generation Web designer and a visionary figure in the Internet’s evolution from a predominantly text-based medium to the... [Read More]

End Piracy, Not Liberty…

Millions of Americans oppose SOPA and PIPA because these bills would censor the Internet and slow economic growth in the U.S. Two bills before Congress, known as the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in... [Read More]

Woodtype-Now!…

Visiting Artist Lecture by Zurich-based experimental designer and printmaker, Dafi Kuehne, a program supported by the Swiss Consulate of Chicago and Pro Helvetia.   A reception will follow ... [Read More]

What Employers Look For #2…

Go over to David Airey’s blog and read the article What Employers are Looking For #2 by Jim Walls, executive creative director of Philadelphia and Los Angeles-based branding agency 160... [Read More]

Designer as Author: Paul Shaw…

Event Overview AIGA is pleased to present Paul Shaw in our next installment of Designer as Author, an ongoing series devoted to discussing written works with the designer-authors who create ... [Read More]

Small Talk: Froeter Design Co.…

Event Overview AIGA Chicago Small Talks are designed to be intimately scaled events that offer attendees the opportunity to learn about business practices, view work, and experience environm... [Read More]

Inspiration Fueled…

Get ready. Get inspired. Get FUELED. In the design community, we’re trained to find inspiration all around us. But often, we get the most inspiration from each other—and that’s precise... [Read More]

Design Thinking: Alice Twemlow…

Event Overview Design is always changing. It continually transforms how we engage with each other and our world in new and exciting ways. New processes, strategies and technologies are inven... [Read More]