Max Gadney

Recent articles by Max Gadney

Glorious transit

Issue 85, Spring 2013


Let’s face it, graphic design is short of real drama. There are no good…

Training the big guns

Issue 82, Winter 2012


Peter Sullivan’s newspaper war visuals 1970s & 80s

You are here

Issue 82, Winter 2012


Information designers are ideally placed to make the most of the new digital era.

Understand, visualise, survive

Issue 78, Winter 2010


Max Gadney argues that information design should be a compulsory part of every graphic design course…

Recent blog posts by Max Gadney

Information is everywhere

23 January 2017

Awards tell only a fraction of the story, but there was plenty to learn from at the Information is Beautiful Awards, writes Max Gadney
The 2016 Information is Beautiful Awards were a generous and cerebral jamboree hosted by David McCandless, writes Max Gadney.

Coming to an Understanding at St Bride

22 January 2013

The third annual DoU information design conference takes place in London this Friday
This Friday sees the third annual Design of Understanding conference at St Bride Library in London.

Training the big guns

18 July 2012

Peter Sullivan’s newspaper war visuals, 1970s & 80s – from Eye 82
Peter Sullivan worked at The Sunday Times in the 1970s and 80s, an era when the newspaper innovated in every department from editorial design and photography to investigative journalism, writes Max Gadney in Eye 82.