Issue 45


Critique, Rick Poynor

Can sexual image-making escape the stigma of porn? Critique by Rick Poynor

John L. Walters
Though Eye 45 began its life as a ‘typography special', we thought it fairer – both to…
Jesus Ali

A list of four ‘don’ts’ for young designers


Helene Silverman, Daniel Nadel

Air-sickness bags. Collected and appreciated by Helene Silverman (as told to Dan Nadel).

Martin Soames

The normally ignored verso of the common postcard is put under the spotlight

Smartest letterer on the planet
Steven Heller

Chicago’s comic book hero has a finely tuned gift for hand-lettering

Phil Baines

The future of type design

Petra Černe Oven

A passion for classic typefaces drives Porchez’s innovative fonts

A designer and a one-man band
Rick Poynor

Cranbrook’s song and dance man goes back to college with a bang

Stuart Bailey

A perverse assembly of borrowed layouts redefines this magazine

Minos Zarifopoulos

An ‘urban facelift’ challenges the Greek city’s visual mosaic

Reputations: J. Abbott Miller
John L. Walters

'We could be more aware of the civility of design, of how it can be constructive in a poetic sense, not…

Deborah Burnstone

Typography meets sculpture on a windy English seafront

Peter Hall, Jeanne Verdoux

Encounter of two giants