Francesco Franchi

Recent articles about Francesco Franchi

News cycle

Issue 99, Autumn 2019


Italian designer Francesco Franchi brings magazine finesse to the world of daily newspapers

Book of the mag of the moment

Issue 93, Winter 2017


IL is the monthly supplement of the Italian business newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore…

All the news in theory and in action

Issue 88, Summer 2014


Everybody is publishing books about small independent magazines these days…

Recent blog posts by Francesco Franchi

Vertical hold

6 December 2017

The redesign of Italian daily newspaper La Repubblica is a bold statement in a time of change. By Giulia Tugnoli
How can printed newspapers compete or coexist with the abundance of free information in the digital realm? Italian newspaper La Repubblica has some answers, writes Giulia Tugnoli

ModMag17: Part two

20 November 2017

The second instalment of Sarah Snaith’s report from the fifth annual Modern Magazine conference in London
Writer and podcaster Liv Siddall kicked off the afternoon of the ModMag17 conference with a raw and comical look at her tenure as editor of Rough Trade magazine.

Destination design

8 July 2013

Several quite different summer schools take design education to Portugal, Lithuania and Sicily
Summer presents a chance to explore new destinations and starting this month, a number of summer schools are using location as the starting point for design exploration writes Linda Kwon.

Walk-in book

19 February 2013

In the V&A’s upcoming ‘Memory Palace’, twenty illustrators and designers will give graphic form to Hari Kunzru’s post-apocalyptic narrative.
The idea for the Memory Palace exhibition, which opens this summer at the V&A, came from a desire to find different ways of showing contemporary graphics and illustration in a museum context, write Ligaya Salazar and Laurie Britton Newell.