Issue 26


Editorial, Max Bruinsma

Agenda, Nico Macdonald

Web designers must face some tough questions

Screen, Jessica Helfand

Ten myths and misconceptions about the so-called ‘new’ media


John L. Walters

Postwar composers, such as Cage, Cardew and Crumb, have left an exuberant legacy of seductive graphic…

Steven Heller

They are obsolete now, but the picture magazines of the pre-TV era were breeding pens for today's visual…

Max Bruinsma

Mieke Gerritzen brings her visual language of graphic emblems and clear-cut lines, colours and type to the…

John Warwicker

A CD-ROM may combine poetic imagery with virtuoso programming, but is it the right medium to convey…

Brett Wickens

The five windows of GoLive CyberStudio 2.0 help Web designers and HTML programmers to get along better

An early form of info-graphics, Dell Books' lurid covers and 'Mapbacks' of the 1940s brought pulp crime…

Yvonne Schwemer-Scheddin

One of the few remaining poster designers with political edge now teaches his students to reflect more…

David Peters

The Wieden & Kennedy agency provides big-name clients with the personal styles of cutting-edge graphic…

Max Bruinsma

Designers can bring clarity and consistency to Web interfaces and find new ways to organise navigation

Julia Thrift

Activists were not interested in design sophistication, but their publishing tools imposed their own…