Recent articles about SEA

10,000 one offs

Issue 80, Summer 2011


Field’s 10,000 ‘illustrations’ for SEA’s GF Smith paper swatch give a new dimension to…

Sampling the Modern

Issue 72, Summer 2009


Bill Mackay's lucid work for GF Smith established a design tradition now continued by SEA

Recent blog posts by SEA

A glimpse of Italian graphics

5 June 2015

‘Made In Italy’, a brief chance to see the work of midcentury Italian graphic design masters – Friday 12 & Saturday 13 June 2015
Next week there’s a brief chance for Londoners to see work by some postwar masters of Italian graphic design, including Bob Noorda, Heinz Waibl, Giancarlo Iliprandi and Franco Grignani
. Eye magazine will also be hosting a special event on Friday 12 June.

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.

Type in Wapping

13 November 2012

Pencil to Pixel opens up Monotype’s archive of typographic history, from artwork to artefacts
The ‘Pencil to Pixel’ exhibition, which opens this Friday at Metropolitan Wharf in London, gives visitors is a chance to see some of Monotype’s extensive archive of original artwork, type drawings, arcane artefacts (including justification drums and ships’ curves) and publications.