Issue 9


Agenda / Education [in full], Anne Burdick

We see the giants of design history as champions of total authorship but ignore the obvious message of…

Rick Poynor

Whatever became of the content?


Margo Rouard-Snowman

‘Posters are dying out. They need strong themes, which at present they lack. As a form of communication…

uncredited author

For the first in a new series, Eye revisits Richard Hollis’s innovatory design for a book on the French…

Véronique Vienne

The best-loved children's stories are for adults too. Five American illustrators push at the boundaries of…

Rana Salam

In Syria and Beirut, craftsmen make inexpensive devotional images for the workplace and home

Steven Heller

Designers used to stand for beauty and order. Now beauty is passé and ugliness is smart. How did we get…

Michael Horsham

Video packaging is an area of graphics both marginal and ubiquitous. Who decides how it looks?

Friedrich Friedl

In the late 1920s, a commercial exponent of the new Typography applied its tenets to a car company