Tony Rushton

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Old school layout

Issue 82, Winter 2012

Feature

Every fortnight, art director Tony Rushton and editor Ian Hislop lay out Private Eye in a way…

Publish and be damned

Issue 82, Winter 2012

Feature

As Private Eye celebrates its best sales figures for 25 years, lifelong subscriber Andrew Billen…

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Letraset Tuesday at St Bride

10 September 2013

Come to St Bride tonight to hear Dan ‘Ultrasparky’ Rhatigan, Tony Rushton (Private Eye) and Letraset designers Dave Farey & Colin Brignall.
Tonight’s Type Tuesday at St Bride Library in London features Dan ‘Ultrasparky’ Rhatigan, Tony Rushton (Private Eye) and Letraset designers Dave Farey and Colin Brignall.

Type Tuesday: Private Eye

18 October 2011

Matthew Carter’s timeless typographic masthead for Private Eye magazine
Tony Rushton has been art director of satirical magazine Private Eye for 49 of its 50 years. The fortnightly is celebrating its half-century with a small, free exhibition in two rooms at the Victoria & Albert museum.

Style and satire

12 October 1963

What happened when Private Eye went to Town? Anne Braybon reveals a curious link between two very different 1960s magazines
In March 1962 Private Eye published About, a parody of About Town magazine, writes Anne Braybon.