J. Abbott Miller

Recent articles by J. Abbott Miller

Let’s not forget about culture

Issue 13, Summer 1994

Review

The TEDS conference, “information architect” Richard Saul Wurman’s fifth…

Through thick and thin: fashion and type

Issue 65, Autumn 2007

Feature

Fashion’s obsessions are mirrored in its typography, from Vogue’s femme serifs to butch Chanel and…

Alchemy of layout

Issue 51, Spring 2004

Feature

Walter Pamminger champions the potential of design to create content

Pictures for rent

Issue 14, Autumn 1994

Feature

Stock photography makes up a corporate vernacular that informs almost all levels of graphic design

Word Art

Issue 11, Winter 1993

Feature

In post-war art the visual and the literary have blurred. Typography is the point at which they meet…

Reputations: Fabien Baron

Issue 18, Autumn 1995

Feature

‘Putting too much interpretation into design is not good . . . For me, the reasons behind it are…

The idea is the machine

Issue 10, Autumn 1993

Feature

Style is addictive, While structure comes from within, generating form from the inside out

First Things First Manifesto 2000

Issue 33, Autumn 1999

Feature

Thirty-three visual communicators renew the 1964 call for a change of priorities