Quentin Newark

Recent articles by Quentin Newark

The essence of graphic design?

Issue 45, Autumn 2002


Siegfried Odermatt has collected posters by Swiss designers since 1942. Sigi (as he…

Fetish and fantasy

Issue 48, Summer 2003


Letter from Quentin Newark

Recent blog posts by Quentin Newark

Giants of the visual imagination

29 October 2012

While others struggle with ‘personal expression’, the Vignellis prove that a simple approach and focus makes great design, writes Quentin Newark.
   Quentin Newark writes:   As I was designing the catalogue for the Tate Modern exhibition ‘Albers and Moholy-Nagy’ (2006), a book hefty with designs for adverts, glass paintings, books, chairs, exhibitions, logos, films and colour studies, I thought: we don’t make them like that any more. Creative minds that can flit between disciplines without inhibition.