Issue 15


Graphic design, Editorial, Typography, Rick Poynor
In the three and a half years since Fuse, the interactive type magazine, was started by…
Graphic design, Letter to the editor, Ian Goodyer

Letter from Ian Goodyer in Eye 15

Graphic design, Letter to the editor, Andrew Howard

Letter from Andrew Howard in response to Ian Goodyer’s letter ‘Design is a ghetto’ in Eye 15

Technology, Agenda, Jon Wozencroft

The instant, push-button excitements of the digital wonderland blind us to the imaginative challenge…

Rick Poynor

Ugliness is in the eye of the beholder


Rick Poynor

One of type design’s young stars talks about his new company and the pressures of early success.

Phil Baines

Central Saint Martins' collection of historical letterforms and type samples is an invaluable resource

Michael Rock

Fuse’s talented team is on an inspired quest to ‘Make it new!’ But what is the project really about?

Keith Robertson

Mass-market style has created an audience with an insatiable appetite for more of the same

Will Novosedlik

For Bruce Mau, graphic design is a way of investigating ethical, cultural and philisophical issues

Julia Thrift

Letterpress’s eclipse by digital typesetting has been a liberation for typographer Alan Kitching

Mike Daines

Few contempory display alphabets equal those of Louis John Pouchée for vivacity and invention

Steven Heller

Through its publications and gallery, the Composing Room promoted the new American design