Graphic Thought Facility (GTF)

Recent articles about Graphic Thought Facility (GTF)

Duo-tome

Issue 85, Spring 2013

Review

In 2013, the overblown, completist pretensions of a career-defining monograph…

Illuminated thought

Issue 69, Autumn 2008

Feature

The practice is said to ‘signal a break with the past’ but GTF has an unforced ‘style’ that…

Pin-sharp process

Issue 64, Summer 2007

Feature

GTF’s Tord Boontje monograph employs structural and decorative devices drawn directly from the…

Reputations: Graphic Thought Facility

Issue 39, Spring 2001

Feature

‘It’s to do with keeping things simple and having the confidence to present an idea where…

Recent blog posts by Graphic Thought Facility (GTF)

Collaboratively speaking

14 October 2013

A report from day two of the AGI Open conference at London’s Barbican.
Day two of AGI Open kicked off with insights and wisdom about ‘collaborative practice’, write Pam Bowman and Matt Edgar.

Posters for the blind

12 September 2013

A one-day typographic poster exhibition in the Hoxton Arches captured football chants in print
‘Glory Glory’ was a one-day poster exhibition and book launch encompassing the sound and spirit of football, writes Abbie Vickress.

The view from Here

5 October 2012

Typography, generosity, jelly and body architecture (with a side order of unexplained nudity) at It’s Nice That’s ‘creative symposium’
In mid-September, It’s Nice That (see Eye 82) held their first creative symposium at The Royal Geographic Society in South Kensington, writes Sarah Snaith.

Creative countdown

15 August 2012

Paul Smith, Giles Duley, GTF and Quentin Jones head the line-up for Here 2012, 21 September
How does a wannabe racing cyclist from Nottingham become one of the foremost creative figures of his generation, a global fashion name with a particularly English aesthetic? ‘Here 2012’, the September symposium curated by It’s Nice That, promises a unique – and amusing – insight into the mind that launched a thousand suits, their (informal) mentor Sir Paul Smith.