Entertainment Weekly, October 17, 2014
Design director: Tim Leong, photograph: Art Streiber, lettering: Geoff McFetridge

Entertainment Weekly, October 17, 2014

Design director: Tim Leong, photograph: Art Streiber, lettering: Geoff McFetridge

Pages from Herb Lubalin's 1961 redesign of The Saturday Evening Post. See more at the Society of Publication Designers.

One of four new Batman stamps released yesterday by the US Postal Service. Art director/designer: Greg Breeding. I’ve already ordered my copies! 

One of four new Batman stamps released yesterday by the US Postal Service. Art director/designer: Greg Breeding. I’ve already ordered my copies! 

A smart collection of reader-friendly magazine designs, via Society of Publication Designers Guest Editor Robin Benson. Including this classic cover of Instant Cookery featuring a giant tea bag!
See more here.

A smart collection of reader-friendly magazine designs, via Society of Publication Designers Guest Editor Robin Benson. Including this classic cover of Instant Cookery featuring a giant tea bag!

See more here.

Former Fortune art director Leo Lionni was given the Herb Lubalin Award at the 28th Society of Publication Designers Gala in 1993. See photos, the Gala program covers, and more at the SPD site.

Don’t miss this rich and inspiring collection of pages from early 1960s German magazine Twen, compiled by Society of Publication Designers Guest Editor Robin Benson.

Cover and inside cover spread from the debut issue of The California Sunday Magazine.

Creative director: Leo Jung, photographs: Holly Andres

Another example from the Society of Publication Designers look at McCall’s art director Otto Storch, “The Man Who Made Pictures Out of Type.” SPD Guest Editor Robin Benson has a great collection of late 50s-early 60s pages from McCall’s and some background on Storch. 

Another example from the Society of Publication Designers look at McCall’s art director Otto Storch, “The Man Who Made Pictures Out of Type.” SPD Guest Editor Robin Benson has a great collection of late 50s-early 60s pages from McCall’s and some background on Storch. 

"The Best Designed Magazine I Ever Saw." SPD Guest Editor Robin Benson shares his love for Quality magazine, a Vanity Fair-style publication published by Time Inc. in 1987, and art directed by Mary K. Baumann and Nora Sheehan. There are multiple pages on display at the SPD site of this rarely-seen magazine. 

"The Best Designed Magazine I Ever Saw." SPD Guest Editor Robin Benson shares his love for Quality magazine, a Vanity Fair-style publication published by Time Inc. in 1987, and art directed by Mary K. Baumann and Nora Sheehan. There are multiple pages on display at the SPD site of this rarely-seen magazine.