19 Awesome Graphic Design Magazines
Print is a bimonthly magazine about visual culture and design. Founded in 1940 by William Edwin Rudge, Print is dedicated to showcasing the extraordinary in design on and off the page. Covering a field as broad as communication itself—publication and book design, animation and motion graphics, corporate branding and rock posters, exhibitions and street art—Print covers commercial, social, and environmental design from every angle. Engagingly written by cultural reporters and critics who look at design in its social, political, and historical contexts, Print explores why our world looks the way it looks, and why the way it looks matters.
3. Web Designer
Web Designer is the premier magazine for aspiring online creatives and industry professionals. The monthly title offers cutting-edge practical projects spanning XHTML, CSS, Flash and WordPress as well as hosting features and interviews with the web community’s most influential people. Each issue also has a dedicated Industry section covering news and views from the trade, website showcases featuring the finest design talent and a free CD of valuable resources. The official blog site at webdesignermag.co.uk offers additional editorial, exclusive interviews, reader support plus a series of entertaining podcasts from the magazine team.
4. Layers Magazine
Every page of Layers magazine is brimming with powerhouse tutorials for Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, GoLive, Acrobat, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Dreamweaver and Flash – all the secret Adobe techniques that design professionals need to quickly and easily produce dazzling results. In today’s communication-crazed world, graphic designers, photographers, and video editors at every level have to reconfigure their finished work for a multitude of different channels, knowing one or two programs just won’t get the job done. That’s why Layers magazine is such an essential publication for the today’s do-it-all creative pro. There really is no other magazine like it in the world.
5. Bak Magazine
What is Bak Magazine? As a bilingual, international visual arts e-magazine, Bak started its colorful journey in the New Year's Day, January 1st, 2006. In a very short time, it's downloaded by hundreds of thousands of artists and art lovers from more than 140 countries.
Kromag magazine is an eclectic and colorful publication we created the same year to dig deep into these subjects that fascinate us. Kromag is a PDF magazine, bilingual french-english and available for free.
7. Breed Magazine
BREED Magazine covers art, fashion, music and ideas quarterly for free subscription. With the appearance of a news-stand print magazine, presenting online page-flipping magazine showcasing mad creative skills and products.
8. Castle Magazine
Castlemagazine is a pdf online mag with regularly issues.
It consists of the work of free Illustrators, Artists or other creative nerds.
Every issue comes for free and is full of weird and high quality arty stuff.
9. Etel Magazine
Etel Magazine is an online magazine for young creators, about international contemporary design and arts.
IdeaFixa is a collaborative visual arts project that has the goal of promoting inspiration, ideas and the participating professionals.