Review: June 2012

More pricks and clicks

More pricks and clicks

John O’Reilly

Back before we networked on Facebook by sending each other vampires, zombies and…

Typographic footnotes for the future

John D. Berry

This heavy little compendium is a mixed bag. It’s accurately self-described on the cover…

Love letters

John L. Walters

Scripts, with a jazz-like mix of virtuosity and improvisation, can represent many…

Taking a scalpel to the dictators

Steven Heller

John Heartfield is credited with having invented ‘political photomontage’ but an…
Pipe dreams

Pipe dreams

Dan Wilkinson

Push Pin founders Seymour Chwast (pronounced ‘kwast’) and Milton Glaser instigated a…
An unruly history

An unruly history

Darrel Rees

The big surprise, on first flicking through this weighty, image-packed book, is…

Who knows where the time flows?

Robin Fior

The latest in the stream of books authored by Steven Heller is useful (and not only to…

Spectacle and knowledge

Stephen Coates

This elegant mini-brick of a book, designed by Irma Boom, reproduces a selection of 700…
All the juice that fits, in bite-size bits

All the juice that fits, in bite-size bits

Tom Lynham

Shortly after it began trading, Innocent received a letter from the Trading Standards…

Art’s talented daughter

Martin Soames

Laurie Anderson’s communication skills, drawing ability and fund of ideas might have made…
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