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Redesigning America's Flag: Six New Takes on Old Glory

Redesigning America's Flag: Six New Takes on Old Glory

New York Times | OPINION

September 28, 2021

The American flag is a potent piece of national iconography, but its design shifted frequently until the early 1900s. What if it were redesigned today? We asked artists and graphic designers to try. The flags they came up with reflect a mix of approaches. Some are functional designs, others artistic renderings; some represent America as it could be, others how the artist sees the country now.