Issue 93


Editorial Eye 93
John L. Walters
Illustration and the power of the drawn image are at the heart of this issue of Eye.…
Traces of a drifter
Photography, Critique, Critique / Photography, Rick Poynor

Camera in hand, Harry Pearce dives into the urban underbelly in search of the unfathomable. Photo…


Crayon game
Steven Heller

The unexpected craze for adult colouring books has created a bonanza for publishers. Can they keep it…

Biggest badass in the room
Laurie Haycock Makela

Post bereavement, post stroke, post rehab, post 60 … Laurie Haycock Makela braves her first job…

Modernist cottage industry
Rick Poynor

For more than a decade, Ruth Artmonsky has been publishing modest, readable books about design and…

Reputations: Fuel
Rick Poynor

‘We love collecting vernacular … it’s functional, not following a preconceived idea of what is correct.…

A breath of fresh air
Chiara Medioli

In postwar Milan, Swiss designer Lora Lamm brought flair and humour to her work for clients in industry…

Olivier Kugler: bearing witness
John L. Walters

This contemporary illustrator uses his ears and eyes – plus a camera, digital voice recorder…

The long look
Holly Catford

Creating playful, thoughtful images for The Guardian’s ‘long read’ section relies upon a close…

Ardizzone at peace and in conflict
Alan Powers

Edward Ardizzone’s experiences as a war artist gave an extra depth and toughness to his work

Permanent opposition
Martin Colyer

Perched in a London office overlooking the Thames, Peter Brookes has just hours to turn headline news…

The men who fell to earth
Mike Dempsey

In three turbulent years, from 1968-71, the illustration and design supergroup Bentley / Farrell /…