Feature: Illustration

 
Comic cuts

Comic cuts

Andreu Balius collects Spanish meat papers, which are typically covered in graphic images of animals who…

 
Told in pictures

Told in pictures

Wordless picturebooks form a corner of children’s literature in which illustrators and artists tell…

 
Puffins on the plate

Puffins on the plate

How the Russian revolution – plus new technology – led to a colourful and radical change in children’s…

 
Milan’s anarchic Modernist

Milan’s anarchic Modernist

Alessandro Colizzi explores the Futurist past of Bruno Munari, the eclectic, prolific…

 
Miss Fixit

Miss Fixit

Tina Roth Eisenberg never had a business plan. But all the things she dreams up – the Swissmiss blog…

 
Flights of fancy

Flights of fancy

Si Scott made his name with baroque combinations of type and image, but his 3D paper insects are taking…

 
Machine head

Machine head

Fritz Kahn commissioned illustrators to realise his surreal pedagogical vision – mechanical metaphors…

 
10,000 one offs

10,000 one offs

Field’s 10,000 ‘illustrations’ for SEA’s GF Smith paper swatch give a new dimension to variable…

 

Stories unfolding in time and space

With a revival of journalistic visual essays in US magazines, illustrators are once again becoming…

 
Big subject, little pictures

Big subject, little pictures

Joe Sacco uses the comics medium to describe the lives of Palestinians

 
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