30+ Awesome Wallpapers and Posters About Design


Sometimes even artists need a little nudge sometimes. Maybe you need a little inspiration when you have artist’s block. Or a little motivation when you just woke up on the wrong side of the bed. Whatever the case, we bring you some awesome wallpapers and posters about design. Enjoy!

This is not Love by Francicso Sottolichio

I love the use of colors, font, and most of all the underlying message. Design is, first and foremost, a labor of love.

Periodic Table of Typefonts by Cam Wilde

Obviously inspired by the Periodic Table of Elements during our good old high school chemistry days. Cam Wilde made his own Periodic table of typefaces, with the most popular fonts from different type families: sans serif, serif, blackletter, script, etc.

Creative Truths by Shirley-Ann Dick

Well said, wise words about art from the great men in art.

Graphic Design is Making a Point by Dan Mall

Dan Mall’s entry for the What is Graphic Design Poster Competition. Beautiful, simple and straight to the point.

Design is thinking made visual by Saul Bass

Design is essentially thinking made visual, according to Saul Bass. Saul Bass is a genius in graphic design, having created the immortal logos and designs for various companies such as Kleenex, Quaker Oats and YWCA. He has also made several movie posters and even his own science fiction film, Phase IV.

Some People Refuse to be Default by Ahmed Galal

De-Sign by Juanma Teixido

A humorous and literal approach on the question: What is Design? Teixido’s answer: To remove a sign from its original location and then blame it on the client.

I am. by Change the Thought

Interesting Infographics on Design by Shane Snow

Hilarious take on infographics for graphic designers–what’s not to love?

Graphic Design is me by Ukocu

Graphic Design is Eye Music by Pintovsky

Catchy visual play with the use of ‘i’s and ‘eye’. The minimalist design achieved quite beautifully.

I don’t know what Graphic Design is but sometimes it involves… by Todd Roeth

There is always an undeniable importance of Lorem Ipsum in graphic and web design.

Good Typography is Invisible/Bad Typography is everywhere by Words are Pictures

Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts Wallpaper 

Wallpapers are not only pretty; they can be useful too. Like this wallpaper, it can serve as a cheat sheet for all Adobe Photoshop Keyboard shortcuts. Pretty awesome; and its interface is clean and beautiful too.

HELVETICA! by 2canart

This poster proclaims the love for Helvetica, in the classic CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black) colors

There’s More to Life than Helvetica by Shirley-Ann Dick

A t-shirt design by Shirley-Ann Dick. This tee is perfect for fellow designers who are sick of other designers for the overuse of Helvetica.

Nothing can Stop a Good Idea by Mauro Hernandez

This poster brings us good vibes, with a great message: that nothing (or no one) can stop a good idea.

Designers are meant to be loved, not to be understood

Graphic Design Wallpaper by Jackispiboi

Graphic Design is also made up of many different elements: land, air, water, fire, etc., or so this wallpaper says.

Dirt Poster by Rolando Tiangco

This is a genius interactive poster designed by Roland Tianco–yes, it’s physically interactive, and you get your hands dirty with ink and dirt! As you handle the poster and open it from the envelope, you can’t help but get your hands dirty. That’s what makes it more fun! Smear the paper with the ink and dirt and you get the real message of the poster: ‘The future belongs to the few of us still willing to get our hands dirty’. Genius!

Adobe Designer Series by K. Brock

A real graphic designer can identify all these Adobe icons by heart.

Design is by Kasra Kyanzadeh

A wallpaper meant to humor, not to offend.

Graphic Design is… by Sursly

Graphic design is about surprising, about thinking outside the box.

Design is Everywhere by DeaPeaJay

We not Me by Change the Thought

Because in some cases, design may require team effort. No ‘artist’ is an island.

Design is using your right brain right by macmaniacttt

ISO Series Posters
by Change the Thought

Poster series by Change the Thought, based on the ISO or International Paper Size Standard.



  1. Israel

    i just love the concepts behinds the graphic designs and it’s really worth looking at and trying to emulate.