Issue 49


Critical path, Design history, Magazines, Agenda, Daniel Nadel
Agenda In the spring issue of Eye (no. 47 vol. 12) I wrote a particularly…
Evolutionary tales
Rick Poynor
A new novel uses the possibilities of visual prose to tackle a timely subject. Critique by Rick Poynor
Deborah Burnstone
The European Commission takes steps to ban sexist imagery in the media
John L. Walters
There is a moment in Adrian Shaughnessy’s profile of Angela Lorenz where the latter talks…


Alice Twemlow
It’s a messy hybrid of live chat show, summer camp, theatre and rock’n’roll
Paul Neale
Cock-ups appreciated by Paul Neale, Graphic Thought Facility
Malcolm, Peter … and Keith
Rick Poynor
The British New Wave was born at a boys’ school near Manchester
Michael Worthington
Gerstner’s curious compendium is a dense brick of knowledge
Daoud Sarhandi
300 murders near the Ciudad Juárez sweatshops provoke a graphic ‘shout’
Steven Heller
The atomic bomb’s mushroom cloud has become the logo of annihilation
Adrian Shaughnessy
A Berliner’s work finds parallels between laptop music and design. By Adrian Shaughnessy
Laptop aesthetics
Adrian Shaughnessy
A crackly, digital approach informs one of three current design trends.
Nico Macdonald
Modern-day map-making may be a way out of Web design’s stasis
Adam Deschamps
The Burmese town of Pyay has government slogans on every lamppost