Review: Magazines

 
A single-minded art director

A single-minded art director

A stone’s throw from the building in Cologne where Twen, Germany’s Zeitgeist magazine…
 
Book of the mag of the moment

Book of the mag of the moment

IL is the monthly supplement of the Italian business newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore. Since…
 
Scissor action

Scissor action

John Heartfield: Laughter is a Devastating Weapon (David King and Ernst Volland, Tate…
 
Dreaming in Colors

Dreaming in Colors

In the ‘about’ section on the Colors website, you can see a sepia-tone photograph of…
 
Thirty years before the masthead

Thirty years before the masthead

This book is a lavishly illustrated summary of the three decades when Swiss…
 
All the news in theory and in action

All the news in theory and in action

Everybody is publishing books about small independent magazines these days (or…
 
Guerrilla warfare, semiotic style

Guerrilla warfare, semiotic style

The political philosophy of anarchism has attracted some extraordinary and perhaps…
 

Losing its flavour

The ultimate in cheesy designer excess, packaged in a giant trading card wrapper, the…