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Pre-postmodernity

Adrian Shaughnessy

Does a small book from nearly 30 years ago encapsulate a ‘golden age’?

 
Herbert Spencer: 1924-2002

Herbert Spencer: 1924-2002

Ken Garland

Ken Garland recalls the late British designer and editor who died earlier this year

 

Waiting for the total toolset

Brett Wickens

Macromedia Director 5 is much improved, but still not quite the ultimate all-in-one toolset

 

Bodies, text and motion

William Owen

Peter Greenaway’s new film, The Pillow Book, is his most sophisticated essay in graphic cinema

 
A design (to sign roads by)

A design (to sign roads by)

Phil Baines

As an exemplary rational design programme, the road signs of Jock Kinneir and Margaret Calvert demand…

 

Reputations: Jon Barnbrook, Virus

Rick Poynor

One of type design’s young stars talks about his new company and the pressures of early success.

 

Information sculpture

Rick Poynor

Tomato are a group of friends, a physical space somewhere in Soho, a multimedia workshop, descendents of…

 
Survival

Survival

Chris Morrow

A slave ship diagram is used as a symbol for the Black diaspora

 

Drag me. Click me.

James Souttar

A sprinkling of icons may make for a pretty interface, but many of them are opaque and meaningless

 
All you need is love: pictures, words and worship

All you need is love: pictures, words and worship

Julie Ault, Martin Beck

Sister Corita Kent’s freewheeling assemblages of text and image provide a new perspective on the 1960s…

 
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