Issue 89

Opinion

Against the flow
Graphic Design, Illustration, Magazines, Visual Culture, Critique, Rick Poynor

As editorial design becomes more predictable, Swedish feminist quarterly Bang kicks against visual…

Editorial Eye 89
Graphic Design, Illustration, Magazines, New Media, Photography, John L. Walters
Photography and illustration may be separate disciplines, but they are interwoven…

Features

Crowd-sourced wisdom?
Tom Harrad

As Hershey and Airbnb have discovered, the internet has spawned a vast, powerful audience of opinionated…

Reputations: Mucho
John L. Walters, Simon Esterson

‘We were interested in working internationally, to learn from different cultures and to know how design…

Truth to photographic materials
Patrick Baglee

Platon specialises in arresting portraits of the world’s movers and shakers; now, with his People’s…

The first couple of American billboards
Jim Northover

Otis and Dorothy Shepard, the ‘Scott and Zelda’ of mid-century advertising graphics, were neglected when…

John L. Walters

In 2009, Norman Hathaway and Dan Nadel arrived at an archive in Arizona to rediscover a legacy of graphic…

Pay close attention
Rick Poynor

Adam Michaels and Prem Krishnamurthy of Project Projects bring deep cultural engagement to every aspect…

Chasing perfection
Mike Dempsey

From Penguin bestsellers to Royal Mail stamps; from elaborate playing cards to the covers of Radio…

Dance on the spot
Sarah Snaith

Abbott Miller’s iPad contemporary dance apps for the 2wice Arts Foundation – a dynamic coming together…

Critical heat on the Aegean coast
Gülizar Çepoğlu, Ayşegül İzer, Sarah Snaith

A workshop in a remote Turkish village gave international students a chance to explore what design can…