Umber is a new design magazine that explores the perspective of creatives and people of color. Mike Nicholls is a creative director, designer and illustrator in Oakland, California, and he has a Kickstarter campaign to support printing and distribution of the first issue. We met last week to talk about the magazine and how it can give voice to people that don’t fit into one particular box.
HBCUs have a history of educating some of the nation’s best Black minds. But for designers, are HBCUs preparing them to deal with life after the classroom?
Charles Harrison’s memoir, A Life’s Design, is about his successes throughout his long industrial design career creating innovative designs.
When people think of the best schools for designers, places like Pratt, MICA, RISD, and SVA come to mind. But one of the design world’s best kept secrets is located right in Raleigh, NC at North Carolina State University’s College of Design (NCSU).
In a world that already fears and hates them – what if only Black people had superpowers? Find out in the new graphic novel BLACK.