Rian Hughes

Recent articles by Rian Hughes

Drawn to be wild

Issue 71, Spring 2009


Expressive, explosive and sometimes beautiful, this hand-drawn magazine lettering defies categorisation [EXTRACT]

Isometric illustrator

Issue 55, Spring 2005


Hipgnosis. Dark Side of the Moon. Hardie’s iconic collaborations with Storm Thorgerson and co. for…

Talking pictures

Issue 11, Winter 1993


The comic book speech bubble has evolved into a highly expressive form of vernacular lettering

Where is the love?

Issue 63, Spring 2007


Letter from Rian Hughes, Devicefonts

Meanwhile, in the weird world of art

Issue 39, Spring 2001


When musicians remake an old hit, it’s called a cover version. When a painter copies an illustrator it’s called fine art