Issue 46


Editorial, John L. Walters
This ‘Australian special issue’ of Eye marks the first time that the magazine has chosen…
Inspiration, Nick Bell
The Songlines by Bruce Chatwin. Read and appreciated by Nick Bell
Monitor, Keith Miller
Does digital technology democratise the photographic image?
Instant content
Rick Poynor
Design is Kinky is a graphic design website that's high on content, low on critical awareness. It's a hit! Critique by Rick Poynor


A visitor centre offers a pathto understanding the outback
Lynne Ciochetto
The particular in the universal
Rick Poynor
Is Australia’s global cultural impact reflected in its graphic design?
Tim Marshall
Mambo is crude, rude and a global brand. Can it remain subversive?
Rick Poynor
Mambo theology
Roger Butler
Screenprints gave both activists and artists a means of direct expression
Rick Poynor
Does this Brisbane studio offer a role model for socially concerned design? [EXTRACT]
Anne McDonald
Annand’s pavilion for the New York World’s Fair in 1939 was a triumph
Rick Poynor
‘Helvetica has become the generic default, a safe formula under the guise of Modernism. It’s all smoke and mirrors.’