In 2008, when Alicia Yin Cheng stumbled across an article in the New Yorker chronicling the strange, fraught history of American elections, she had no idea that just twelve years later she would be publishing a book on the visual history of the printed ballot.
Princeton Architectural Press
November 6, 2020
September 1, 2020
In recent weeks, several bookish items that seem unusually attuned to the times in which we are living have come to our attention.
September 17, 2019
It’s September, that time of year that tends to bring us all back to the books, so to speak.
September 25, 2015
June 19, 2015
Italian artist Bruno Munari (1907-1998) made significant contributions to advancements in graphic design, photography, painting, and even teaching, and is recognized throughout the art world as a pion
April 14, 2015
June 12, 2013
Two new books take the study of American material culture to the masses by highlighting the country's iconic objects--a fragment of Plymouth rock, a presidential button, a soldier's footlocker--and us
September 7, 2012
November 28, 2011
Every year FB&C publishes a holiday gift guide in its fall issue brimming with interesting book-related art, decor, an