articles 1983 - 2005


Wild, Lorraine

Modern American Graphics II: The Birth of a Profession

Industrial Design, Volume 30, No. 4 - July/August 1983


Butler, Frances

The Covers of Arts and Architecture

Arts and Architecture, Volume 2, No. 2 - 1983


Remington, Roger and Hodik, Barbara J.

Alvin Lustig Remembered

Communication Arts, Volume 25, No. 2 - May/June 1983


Ritchie, Ward

A Tale of Two Books

The Book Collectors, Los Angeles, September 2, 1985


Ritchie, Ward

Fine Printing, The Los Angeles Tradition

Library of Congress, Washington, 1987


Usher, Frederick A.

A Tribute to Alvin Lustig

AIGA, Los Angeles, Summer 3 - 1987


Smith, Elizabeth A. T.

Blueprints for Modern Living: History and Legacy of the Case Study Houses

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, MIT Press, Cambridge, 1989


Remington, Roger and Hodik, Barbara J.

Nine Pioneers in American Graphic Design

MIT Press, Cambridge, 1989


Heller, Steven

Born Modern

Eye International Review of Graphic Design, Volume 3, No. 10 - 1993


Heller, Steven

1993 Lifetime Achievement Award - Alvin Lustig Born Modern

AIGA Annual, Watson Guptill, 1994


Heller, Steven

Lustig’s Legacy

I.D. The International Design Magazine, November 1994


Heller, Steven and Chwast, Seymour

Jackets Required

Chronicle Books, 1995


Cohen, Lustig Elaine and Lupton, Ellen

Letters from the Avant-Garde: Modern Graphic Design

Princeton Architectural Press, 1996


Mukai, Shutaro and Tanaka, Ikko

Transition of Modern Typography: Europe & America, 1950’s-60’s

Ginza Graphic Gallery, 1996


Friedl, Friedrich, Ott, Nicolas, Stein, Bernard and Koln, Koneman

Typography/Typographie/Typographie: Wann Wer Wie/Quand Qui Comment/When Who How



Linz, Francisco-Carolinum

Work & Culture

Exhibition at Landes Galerie Am Oberosterreichischen Landesmuseum, June 19 - October 4, 1998


Heller, Steven

Historical Critique: Positive Space

Critique, No. 16, Summer 2000


Tupitsyn, Margarita

Bauhaus: Dessau: Chicago: New York

Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany. August 12 - November 12, 2000.


Design 1935-1965, What Modern Was

Selections from the Lilian and Davis M. Stewart Collection at the Musee de Arts Decoratifs de Montreal, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.


Powers, Alan and Beazley, Mitchell

Front Cover: Great Book Jacket and Cover Design

Octopus Publishing Ltd., London, 2001


Vital Forms: American Art and Design in the Atomic Age, 1940-1960

Brooklyn Museum of Art in Association with Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Exhibition and Catalog, 2001.


Heller, Steven and Balance, Georgette

Graphic Design History

Allworth Press, 2001


Heller, Steven

Alvin Lustig: Born Modern

Allworth Press, 2001


Kelly, Rob Roy

Design Issues - The Early Years of Graphic Design at Yale University

Volume 17, No. 3, Summer 2001


Remington, Roger

American Modernism: Graphic Design 1920 to 1960

Laurence King Publishing, London, 2003


Heller, Steven

When Paperbacks Went Highbrow: Modern Cover Design in the 50s & 60s

Baseline International Typographics Magazine, United Kingdom, No.43 - 2003


Cohen, Elaine Lustig

Alvin Lustig's Top Ten Designs

Voice: AIGA Journal of Design, June 3, 2004


Heller, Steven

Down the Pidgeonhole

Print, January/February 2004


Heller, Steven

The Lost Adman and His Forgotten Ads

Baseline International Typographics Magazine, United Kingdom, No.44 - 2004


Heller, Steven and Pomeroy, Karen

Industrial Design

Design Literacy: Understanding Graphic Design (Second Edition)

Allworth Press, 2004


Drew, Ned and Sternberger, Paul

By Its Cover: Modern American Book Cover Design

Princeton Architectural Press, 2005

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