21 November 2017


Graphic Design at the National Theatre
Ollie Winser and the NT’s Graphic Design Studio discuss their processes for creating campaign artwork for National Theatre productions. Part of the programming for the ‘National Theatre Posters’ exhibition, curated by Rick Poynor.
National Theatre, Cottesloe Room, South Bank, London SE1 9PX, UK

22 — 23 November 2017


What Design Can Do São Paolo
A series of speakers and designers engaging with the topic of sustainability and the role design plays in finding solutions to climate change.
Rua Francisco Iasi, 61 Pinheiros, São Paulo, Brasil

22 November — 1 December 2017


64 Bits
Private view Wednesday 22 November. RSVP here.
Publicis, 82 Baker Street, London W1U 6TE, UK

to 23 November 2017


Mirror: Women on Women
Private view 12 October, 6-9pm.
Pocko Gallery, 51A King Henry’s Walk, London N1 4NH, UK

Above: Kannagi Khanna.

17 November 2017 — March 2018


Experiments in Electrostatics: Photocopy Art from the Whitney’s Collection, 1966–1986
Curated by Michelle Donnelly, this show explores the use of photocopiers in the work of artists Edward Meneeley, Lesley Schiff, Robert Whitman and the International Society of Copier Artists.
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Lesley Schiff, Flower in Hand, 1981.

17 November 2017 — 18 March 2018


Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley: We Are Ghosts
Tate Liverpool presents surreal video art by partners Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley in thier first solo museum exhibition. 
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Mary Reid Kelley with Patrick Kelley, This Is Offal, 2016. Courtesy of the artists and Pilar Corrias Gallery. Photo courtesy of Tate Liverpool.

17 November 2017 — 18 March 2018


Surrealism in Egypt: Art et Liberté 1938 — 1948
Tate Liverpool presents a comprehensive exhibition on the radical Egyptian surrealist group from a tumultuous yet distinct decade in the twentieth century.
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Ramses Younan, Untitled 1939. Courtesy H.E. Sheikh Hassan M. A. Al Thani collection. Image courtesy Collection of Sheikh Hassan. M. A. AL Thani Qatar, Tate Liverpool.

17 November 2017 — 18 March 2018


John Piper
Tate Liverpool presents more than 40 works from British abstract artist John Piper.
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: John Piper, Abstract I, 1935. © Tate, photo courtesy of Tate Liverpool.



to 24 November 2017


International Biennial Poster Design Terras Gauda
The deadline for 13th International Biennial Poster Design Terras Gauda – Francisco Mantecón Competition is 30 September 2017.
Estación Marítima de ría [Maritime Station], C/ Cánovas del Castillo 3, Vigo, Spain

to 25 November 2017


International Poster Exhibition
Part of Graphic Design Festival Scotland.
The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU, Scotland

to 26 November 2017

Time Off - Yukai Du

Time Off: Illustrations by Yukai Du
Atom Gallery, 127 Green Lanes, London N16 9DA, UK

to 26 November 2017

Akram Zaatari, The End of Love 2012 [detail], 48 framed black and white inkjet prints on silver rag paper. Scanned from 4 × 5 inch negatives from the archive of Hashem El Madani, Studio Shehrazade, Saïda, 18 × 11.7 cm each.

ISelf Collection: The End of Love
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

to 27 November 2017

13. Mondriaan, composition No. IV, with Red, Blue and Yellow

De Stijl at the Stedelijk
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Above: Piet Mondriaan, Composition No. IV, with Red, Blue, and Yellow, 1929, coll. Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.

to 30 November 2017


Erté: A Celebration
Grosvenor Gallery, 35 Bury Street, London SW1Y 6AY, UK

to 30 November 2017

to 2 December 2018


Album: Where We Belong
Autograph ABP, Rivington Place, London EC2A 3BA, UK

AboveReminiscences. Album, 2017. Courtesy UAL / Autograph ABP.

to 2 December 2017

The Oscar Wilde Temple

The Oscar Wilde Temple
This public art project is presented in collaboration with the LGBT Community Center of New York and The Church of the Village.
The Church of the Village, 201 West 13th Street (at 7th Avenue), New York NY, US

Above: McDermott & McGough, detail of Oscar Wilde in Prison, 1895 (MMXVII) from ‘The Oscar Wilde Temple’, 2017. Courtesy of the Artists.

to 4 December 2017


The Wolpe Exhibition
The Type Archive, 100 Hackford Road, London SW9 0QU, UK

to 7 December 2017


Gideon Mendel: Drowning World
J1, 23 Place de la Joliette, 13226 Marseille, France

Above: Gideon Mendel, Car Repair Workshop, Andrews, South Carolina, USA, 2015.

to 9 December 2017


Tara Books from India
Ministry of Illustration, Chausseestraße 110, 10115 Berlin, Germany

to 9 December 2017

Zanele Muholi
In a solo exhibition in New York, artist and visual activist Zanele Muholi displays two related projects, Brave Beauties and Somnyama Ngonyama.
Yancey Richardson Gallery, 525 West 22nd Street, New York 10011, US

to 9 December 2017


Installation as a Subversive Art
Xpace Cultural Centre, 303 Lansdowne Avenue, Unit 2, Main Floor
(between College and Dundas), Toronto, ON M6K 2W5, Canada

to 10 December 2017

Jasper Johns, Flag, 1958.

Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’
Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD, UK

to 16 December 2017

to 17 December 2017


Syd SheltonRock Against Racism
Side Gallery, 5-9 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, UK

Above: Syd Shelton, Paul Simonon, The Clash, Rock Against Racism / Anti Nazi League Carnival 1, Victoria Park, East London 30 April 1978.

to 17 December 2017


Gordon ParksA Choice of Weapons
Side Gallery, 5-9 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, UK

Above: Gordon Parks, Muhammad Ali, Miami, Florida, 1966. © Courtesy The Gordon Parks Foundation.

to 20 December 2017


Stan Douglas
Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, N1 7RW London, UK

to 22 December 2017

to 22 December 2017


In Concert
A sister exhibition to ‘Orchestra of Letters’ showing the work of 27 more lettering artists. See more details on
The Concert Hall gallery, Snape Maltings, Snape, Suffolk IP17 1SP, UK

Above: Rosalind Wyatt, Abstract notation.

to 22 December 2017


Hiroshi SugimotoSnow White
Marian Goodman Gallery, 5-8 Lower John Street, London W1F 9DY, UK

to 23 December 2017


Institute for Contemporary Art – University of Pennsylvania, 118 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3289, US

Above: Kameela Janan Rasheed, And Black?, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.

to 23 December 2017

to 23 December


The Variational Status
Riccardo Giacconi
A dual installation project by Italian artist Riccardo Giacconi focuses on storytelling through puppetry, video, audio and objects. FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, 1 Place Museux, 51100 Reims, France

Above: Riccardo Giacconi, The Variational Status, 2012.

to 30 December 2017

Power in Print
An exploration of the art of the Black Power movement poster, a collection-based exhibition that pulls together dozens of posters from the Schomburg Center’s Art and Artifacts Division, including a selection of work by artist, designer, and former Minister of Culture of the Black Panther Party, Emory Douglas.
Schomburg Center, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard (135th St and Malcolm X Blvd) New York, NY 10037, US


See Noel Douglas’s ‘Treasure trove of graphic resistance’ on the Eye blog.

to 31 December 2017


Como se pronuncia design em português: Brasil Hoje
[How to pronounce design in Portuguese: Brazil Today]
100 approaches to design by 21st-century Brazilian designers, curated by Frederico Duarte.
MUDE: Museu do Design e da Moda, Francisco Capelo Collection
Palácio dos Condes da Calheta, Jardim-Museu Agrícola Tropical, Belém, Lisbon, Portugal


Above: Piseagrama, Non-Electoral Campaign.

to December 2017

Barbara Brown, Frequency, Heal Fabrics, 1969

Barbara Brown: The golden girl of Heal Fabrics in the 1960s & 1970s
The Whitworth, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester
M15 6ER, UK

13 October 2017 —


Poster Girls
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB, UK

to 3 January 2018

Salvador Dalí, Surrealist Object Functioning Symbolically, 1931 (replica 1973).

Dalí / Duchamp
Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD, UK

Above: Salvador Dalí, Surrealist Object Functioning Symbolically, 1931 (replica 1973).

to 21 January 2018


Leave Me Alone With the Recipes: The Life, Art and Cookbook of Cipe Pineles
Ildiko Butler Gallery, Fordham University galleries, 113 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023-7414, US

to 1 January 2018


Clive Barker: Pop Art Sculpture, 1961 – 1982
Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Lichfield St, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Above: Clive Barker, French Fancies, 1969. Mixed media. Image © Whitford Fine Art.

to 6 January 2018


Irving PennThe Flavour of France
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Marais, 7 rue Debelleyme, 75003 Paris, France

to 7 January 2018

to 7 January 2018


Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films
Pasadena Museum of California Art, 490 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91101, US

Above: Antonio Reboiro, Moby Dick, 1968. Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos (ICAIC). Courtesy of the Center for the Study of Political Graphics.

to 7 January 2018


Celebrating Ceramics: 100 years of Ettore Sottsass
The Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, De Mortel 4, 5211 HV,  
’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

to 7 January 2018

Illustrated posters of La Belle Époque. The Dutailly collection
Galerie au Signe, 1, place Emile Goguenheim, 52 000 Chaumont, France

to 7 January 2018

John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé, 2016 © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Lisson Gallery

John Akomfrah
Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

Above: John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé, 2016 © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Lisson Gallery.

to 7 January 2018

Hassan Hajjaj: La Caravane

Hassan Hajjaj: La Caravane
Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA, UK

to 7 January 2018


Christian Dior: Couturier Du Rêve
Musée des Arts décoratifs, 107, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France

to 7 January 2018

Train Landscape

Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship
Millennium Gallery, Arundel Gate, Sheffield S1 2PP, UK

to 7 January 2018

George. by Julian Opie, 2014; Self-portrait by Anthony van Dyck, c. 1640 © National Portrait Gallery, London; Faime. by Julian Opie, 2016

Julian Opie after Van Dyck
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London WC2H 0HE, UK

to 14 January 2018


Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?
Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE, UK

to 14 January 2018


Woman with a Camera
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611, US

Above: Leslie Hewitt, Untitled (Geographic Delay), 2009. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Jack and Sandra Guthman, 2016. Photo: Nathan Keay © MCA Chicago.

to 14 January 2018

Ferdinand Hodler, Unanimity (second version), 1913

‘Picture Ballot! Reformation’
Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, CH–8001 Zurich, Switzerland

to 18 January 2018


The Artful Book: 70 Years of The Folio Society
Part of London Design Festival.
Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library Landing – Room 85, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

to 20 January 2018


Michael WolfLife in Cities - continued
Christophe Guye Galerie, Dufourstrasse 31, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland

to 20 January 2018

The Last Shadow Puppets - Matthew Cooper

Best Art Vinyl: 12 Years on 12 Inches
The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ, UK

Above: Everything You’ve Come to Expect by The Last Shadow Puppets, 2016. Domino Records. Photography by Jack Robinson (Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Design by Matthew Cooper.

to 21 January 2018

Thomas Ruff

Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979-2017
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Thomas Ruff, L’Empereur 06 (The Emperor 06), 1982, © Thomas Ruff.

to 21 January 2018


Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH, UK

to 27 January 2018

P!CKER_PART I- Elaine Lustig Cohen

PART I Elaine Lustig Cohen
PART II Céline Condorelli
This two-part exhibition involves two solo exhibitions and is a collaboration between Stanley Picker Gallery and P! exhibition space.
Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston University London, Kingston School of Art, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2QJ, UK

Above: ‘P!CKER PART I: Elaine Lustig Cohen’ installation view, 2017. Image: Photography Plastiques

to 28 January 2018

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Tove Jansson (1914 – 2001)
Dulwich Picture Gallery, Gallery Road, London SE21 7AD, UK

Above: Tove Jansson, Moomin on the Riviera, British Cartoon Archive, University of Kent, 1955. Photo: Kansallisgalleria / Jenni Nurminen.

to 28 January 2018


The Hobbyist: Hobbies, Photography and the Hobby of Photography
A photography exhibition takes a look at hobby culture in the age of technology, and the work thaat results when hobbies and photography are brought together.
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Grüzenstrasse 44 + 45, CH-8400 Winterthur, Switzerland.

to 28 January 2018


Jimmie Durham: At the Center of the World
Whitney Museum for American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Jimmie Durham, Self-portrait, 1986. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchased with funds from the Contemporary Painting and Sculpture Committee.

to 28 January 2018


Basquiat: Boom for Real
Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

Above: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Hollywood Africans, 1983. Courtesy Whitney Museum of American Art © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ ADAGP, Paris.

to 28 January 2018

Beazley Designs of the Year

Beazley Designs of the Year
Tickets available here.
The Design Museum
, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

to 28 January 2018


‘The Critic as Artist’
Reading Museum, Blagrave Street, Reading RG1 1QH, UK

to 4 February 2018


House Beautiful: Bringing the War Home
Martha Rosler.
Mamco, 10, rue des Vieux-Grenadiers, CH-1205 Geneva, Switzerland

to 4 February 2018


TextMe: How We Live in Language
The exhibition includes work by Marian Bantjes, Louise Fili, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Milton Glaser and Oliver Jeffers, among many others.
Museum of Design Atlanta, 1315 Peachtree St. NE Atlanta, GA 30309, US

Above: Marian Bantjes, If I Want to Explore a New Direction Professionally, it is Helpful to Try it Out for Myself First, 2007.

See ‘Reputations: Marian Bantjes’ in Eye 72 and ‘Reputations: Louise Fili’ in Eye 87.

to 4 February 2018


Ralph Schraivogel
Le Signe, 1 Place des Arts (formerly Place Emile Goguenheim) - 52 000 Chaumont (Haute-Marne), France

Above: Ralph Schraivogel.

to 4 February 2018

Max Beckmann, Great Variety with Wizard and Dancer, 1942

Max Beckmann: The World as a Stage
Kunsthalle Bremen, Am Wall 207, 28195 Bremen, Germany

to 4 February 2018

Derrin Crawford and Demi Leigh Cruickshank in The Liver Birds

North: Fashioning Identity
Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA, UK

Above: Derrin Crawford and Demi Leigh Cruickshank in The Liver Birds, LOVE magazine, Liverpool, 2012 © Alice-Hawkins.

to 4 February 2018


Double Trouble
The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH, UK

Above: Giacomo Favilla and Valeria Crociata.

to 4 February 2018


Laura Owens
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Laura Owens, Untitled, 2014. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from Jonathan Sobel 2014. © Laura Owens.

to 11 February 2018

to 11 February 2018

Pablo Picasso The Dream (Le Rêve) 1932

Picasso 1932: Année Érotique
Musée national Picasso, 5 rue de Thorigny 75003 Paris, France

to 11 February 2018


Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Lucinda Rogers, Eugene at North Eastern Motors.

See ‘Draw the truth’ on the Eye blog.

to 11 February 2018


Instant Stories: Wim Wenders’s Polaroids
The Photographers’ Gallery, 16 - 18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW, UK

Above: New York Parade, 1972 © Wim Wenders Courtesy Wim Wenders Foundation.

to 11 February 2018

Seccionado no. 1/ Sectioned No.1, 1958, Hermelindo Fiaminghi, alkyd on hardboard. Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. © Estate of Hermelindo Fiaminghi

Making ART Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049, US

Above: Hermelindo Fiaminghi, Seccionado no. 1/ Sectioned No.1, 1958. Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. © Estate of Hermelindo Fiaminghi.

to 12 February 2018


Light! Photography at the New Bauhaus Chicago
Bauhaus‐Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstr. 14, 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Eye on Nails, 1940.

to 18 February 2018

Otto Snoek

The Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, De Mortel 4, 5211 HV,  
’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

to 18 February 2018


Red Star Over Russia
An exhibition of rare propaganda posters, prints and photographs from the collection of David King including work by El Lissitzky, Gustav Klutsis, Aleksandr Deineka, Nina Vatolina and Yevgeny Khaldei, among others.
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Nina Vatolina, Fascism – The most evil enemy of women, 1941. Tate / Image courtesy the David King Collection.

See ‘David King: Books of blood and laughter’ on the Eye blog.

to 25 February 2018

to 25 February 2018


Sam Winston: Darkness Visible
An immersive installation that explores perception and spoken word which is the result of artist Sam Winston’s interrogation of the creative impact of working in complete darkness.
National Poetry Library, Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX, UK

See ‘Pictures made of books’ in Eye 94.

to 26 February 2018


Private and Anonymous Photography from the Collection of Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge
Museum der Dinge, Oranienstraße 25, 10999 Berlin, Germany

Above: Anonymous © Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge, Photo: Armin Herrmann.

to 28 February 2018


Harry Potter: A History of Magic
The British Library, PACCAR Gallery, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, UK

to 28 February 2018


Malick Sidibé: Mali Twist
Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, 261, boulevard Raspail, 75014 Paris, France

See Mariam Dembele’s ‘Eye of Bamako’ on the Eye blog.

to 5 March 2018


New Bauhaus Chicago: Experiment Photography and Film 
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum fur Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstraße 14
D - 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Charlie’s Eye, 1940.

to 11 March 2018

Stefan Sagmeister My collection

The Happy Show: Stefan Sagmeister
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

to 23 March 2018


Collecting Malcolm Garrett:
Snapshots from the World of Tomorrow

Part of Design Manchester Festival.
Special Collections Gallery, 3rd floor, All Saints Library, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH, UK

30 March 2017 —

Brendan Dawes: Fermata
A new digital art installation, open Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm.
Bruntwood’s Neo building, ground floor, Charlotte Street, Manchester M1 4ET, UK

to 31 March 2018

‘National Theatre Posters’ exhibition, National Theatre, Friday 6 October 2017 until 31 March 2018

National Theatre Posters
Poster design from 1963 to the present, featuring work by Ken Briggs, Richard Bird, Michael Mayhew, Charlotte Wilkinson and current creative director Ollie Winser and the Graphic Design team. An exhibition curated by Eye’s writer at large Rick Poynor.
Wolfson Gallery, National Theatre, South Bank, London SE1 9PX, UK

to 8 April 2018


Double Vision
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139, US

Above: installation view

to 15 April 2018

Ferrari: Under the skin

Ferrari: Under the Skin
The Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

to 15 April 2018


Designs on Britain
A look at how twentieth-century British design was shaped by pioneering Jewish émigré designers – including Dorrit Dekk, F. H. K. Henrion and Hans Schleger – who brought with them a knowledge of Modernism and transformed the practice and language of design in the UK.
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London NW1 7NB, UK

Above: Jan Le Witt and George Him, Walk When You Can poster.

to 15 July 2018

Lamy Scribble ballpoint pen

Design Studio: Processes
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Above: Hannes Wettstein, draft, engineering drawing, and prototype for Lamy Scribble ballpoint pen, 1997–2005, © Hürlemann AG.

to 4 October 2018


Visible Girls: Revisited
Touring 2017 — 2018
Hull Artlink, 7 July – 11 August 2017
Exeter Phoenix, 17 November – 21 December 2017
Norwich Arts Centre, 7 February – 14 March 2018
Bristol 3CA, 6 September – 4 October 2018

to 10 February 2019


La Raza
The exhibition examines the photography of the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza (1967-1977) and the alternative press of the Chicano Movement, positioning photography as an artistic medium and a powerful tool of social activism.
The Autry Museum in Griffith Park, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462, US

Above: Police in front of Lincoln High School, East L.A. c. 1970. La Raza Newspaper & Magazine Records. Coll. 1000. Courtesy of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center.

28 April 2017 —

Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Oil and graphite pencil on composition board, 24 1/8 × 20 1/8in. (61.3 × 51.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of an anonymous donor 58.63

Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.





22 November — 22 December 2017


Sebastião Salgado: Genesis
Beetles + Huxley Gallery, 3-5 Swallow Street, London W1B 4DE, UK

Above: Sebastião Salgado, Dinka Man, Southern Sudan, 2006.

24 — 26 November and 1 — 3 December 2017

Malika Favre x Outline Editions, ‘Le Crazy’, 24 November — 3 December 2017

Malika Favre: Le Crazy
A selection of new works inspired by the Parisian cabaret Le Crazy Horse.
Outline Editions, 2B Swanfield Street, London E2 7DS, UK

25 November — 9 December 2017


Anja Lutz: Marginalia
Hubertushoehe, Karl-Marx-Alle 98, 10243 Berlin, Germany

See ‘Cultural Chameleon’ in Eye 37.

25 November — 22 December 2017

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Why Not Associates x 30 
Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield S1 1WB, UK

Above: Why Not Associates and Gordon Young, Comedy Carpet, 2011. 

See ‘Gag pile’ on the Eye blog.

28 November 2017


Lecture + Book Signing by Oliver Jeffers
Oliver Jeffers will give a talk concerning his new children’s book, Here We Are, inspired by the birth of his son Harland, followed by a book signing.
The Rich Auditorium, 1280 Peachtree Street Northeast Atlanta, GA 30309, US

29 November 2017


Hidden Women of Design: Miho Aishimo, Dear How To, Corina Angheloiu
Peckham Pelican, 92 Peckham Road, London SE15 5PY, UK

30 November 2017


Sound Design
The Tunnels, Bristol & Exeter House, Lower Station Approach, Bristol BS1 6QS, UK



1 December 2017 — 11 January 2017


Shahidul Alam: Kalpana’s Warriors
Bamburgh House, Market Street East, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BH, UK

Above: Shahidul Alam, Kalpana’s Warriors at Rivington Place. Photo: Zoe Maxwell.

2 — 16 December 2017


Anja Lutz: Marginalia
Florence Loewy, 9 rue de Thorigny, 75003 Paris, France

See ‘Cultural Chameleon’ in Eye 37.

2 December 2017 — 20 January 2018


Alan Kitching: From a Lifetime of Letterpress Printing
North House Gallery, The Walls, Manningtree, Essex CO11 1AS, UK

Above: Alan Kitching, The High Line.

5 December 2017


Type Tuesday: A matter of life and death
Spend an evening with GraphicDesign&’s Lucienne Roberts & Rebecca Wright, exploring the weird and wonderful relationship between typography, life … and death.

Come to Eye magazine’s popular quarterly event at
St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

All profits from ticket sales go to the St Bride Foundation.
Buy tickets – £8, £10, £12.50 – from Billetto.

5 December 2017

Italian Graphic Design: Typefaces
Enrico Tallone and Keith Adams
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

6 — 29 December 2017


Escaping War and Waves
An exhibition of work by reportage illustrator Olivier Kugler documenting the lives of Syrian refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan, Greece, Calais, England, Germany and Switzerland, commissioned by MSF.
Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA, UK

See ‘Olivier Kugler: bearing witness’ in Eye 93.

8 — 10 December 2017


The Royal College of Art Christmas Fete 2017
12 pm – 8 pm
Kensington Gore, London SW7 2EU, UK

13 December 2017

Version 2

LX Lecture – Sue Hufton: calligrapher, lettering artist
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK



6 January — 29 April 2018


Elizabeth Friedlander
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Ln, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

21 January 2018 —


Scenes from the Collection
The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Ave at 92nd St, New York, NY 10128, US

Above: Mel Bochner. The Joys of Yiddish, 2012. Courtesy: The Jewish Museum, New York

23 January 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Graphic design and publishing
Mario Piazza and Tony Brook
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK



3 February 2018 —

Empress of Britain colour lithograph poster for Canadian Pacific Railways, J.R. Tooby, London, 1920 – 31 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Ocean Liners: Speed & Style
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL, UK

13 February 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Posters
Leonardo Sonnoli and George Hardie
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK.

13 February — 11 March 2018


Anja Lutz: Marginalia
Haus Am Waldsee @ Bikini, Budapester Straße 46, D-10787 Berlin, Germany

See ‘Cultural Chameleon’ in Eye 37

21 February 2017


LX Lecture – Jim Sutherland: graphic designer
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK


MARCH 2018

13 March 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Graphic design and industry
Carlo Vinti and Jeremy Aynsley
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

14 March 2018


LX Lecture – Andrea Wunderlich: calligrapher, lettering artist
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

17 March — 9 June 2018

Train Landscape

Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship
Compton Verney, Warwickshire, CV35 9HZ, UK

23 March, 2018


Reasons to:
The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2DB, UK

23 March — 24 June 2018


Berthold Wolpe: The Total Man
Curated and designed by Professor Phil Cleaver.
Lettering Arts Centre, Snape Maltings, Snape 1P17 1SP, UK

23 — 25 March 2018


OFFSET: Dublin 2018
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2, Ireland.
Speakers include comic artist Chris Ware, NYT Magazine design director Gail Bichler, director/photographer Aoife McArdle and illustrator Peter Donnelly, among many others. 

Tickets available here soon.


APRIL 2018

11 April 2018


LX Lecture – Charlotte Howarth: lettercarver, lettering artist, messerabout
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

12 — 14 April 2018

Typo Labs Berlin 2018

TYPO Labs 2018: Berlin
Umweltforum, Pufendorfstraße 11, 10249 Berlin, Germany

Tickets available here

17 April 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Magazines
Giorgio Camuffo and Adrian Shaughnessy.
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

21 April 2018 — 27 January 2019


Fashioned From Nature
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Suit, Richard James, 1998, England. Museum no. T.111:1&2-2012. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

31 August — 18 November 2018


Robert Delaunay and the City of Light
One of the largest collections of Delaunay’s work in Switzerland shows his innovativeness in abstract art and focuses on themes of light and color. Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, CH–8001 Zurich, Switzerland

Above: Robert Delaunay, Formes Circulaires, Soleil, Lune, 1913.


MAY 2018

16 May 2018


LX Lecture – Giles Macdonald: lettercarver
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

17 — 19 May 2018


Typo Berlin 2018: Trigger Your Mind
HKW – House of World Cultures, John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 Berlin, Germany