Review: Posters

 
Minard’s retirement plans

Minard’s retirement plans

Sandra Rendgen’s The Minard System re-contextualises in book form for the first time…
 
Action to the word

Action to the word

Dutch Posters 1997–2017 (Lecturis, €41.00, $59, £45), the successor to Dutch Posters…
 
Body of work

Body of work

In our digital age, when every image is available and mutable, when pornography is…
 
Guts and gutters

Guts and gutters

The Brazilian art director and designer Bea Feitler (1938-82) said of magazines that…
 
Weimar volumes

Weimar volumes

The musical Cabaret gave a popular view of Berlin between the two world wars; the…
 
Fighting back with pictures

Fighting back with pictures

This is the third book which Liz McQuiston has written on graphic protest in the past…
 
A man of high purpose

A man of high purpose

Drawn from the magnificent archive of the artist’s family, this engaging centenary…
 
Violently opposed to war

Violently opposed to war

Looking for images of ‘peace’ on the internet yields predictable and clichéd results…
 
Political imagery re-examined

Political imagery re-examined

One challenge of design and art historians today is how to analyse familiar material…