Review: Graphic Design

 
Design culture with constraints

Design culture with constraints

Until recently, everyday commercial graphic design from East Germany was largely…
 
The book of Michael

The book of Michael

It is a pleasure to read a book that is honest, accessible and direct about life as a…
 
Thesis & antithesis & synthesis (& EJ)

Thesis & antithesis & synthesis (& EJ)

There are few high-profile ‘traditional’ graphic design studios whose members discuss…
 
Automonography

Automonography

Abbott Miller’s book tells the story of a life in design: starting out – as his wife…
 
A message for modernity

A message for modernity

In the late 1950s I had tea in London with László Moholy-Nagy’s former secretary…
 
Poland’s graphic pioneers

Poland’s graphic pioneers

Publications attempting a comprehensive overview of a country’s graphic design history…
 
The museum man

The museum man

This confidently displayed show draws a line in the sand. It secures the De La Warr…
 
Fighting back with pictures

Fighting back with pictures

This is the third book which Liz McQuiston has written on graphic protest in the past…
 
Weimar volumes

Weimar volumes

The musical Cabaret gave a popular view of Berlin between the two world wars; the…
 
Nested narratives

Nested narratives

The Grand Budapest Hotel (Abrams, $35, £21.99) – the book of the film – comes in the…
 
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