Graphic Design USA recently completed its 50th anniversary survey of favorite design projects and logos as picked by readers.
Some of the favorite design projects include the original Macintosh icons and the 1984 Macintosh commercial, The Beatles’ “Abbey Road” album cover, and the Obama “Hope” campaign poster.
Some favorite logos include the rainbow Apple, PBS, MTV, and NASA.
It’s an inspring look at the design elements that have stood the test of time. See it at www.gdusa.com/issue_2013/march/survey.php
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.