Véronique Vienne

Recent articles by Véronique Vienne

Fear of the black

Issue 83, Summer 2012


Last winter, as queues formed outside Paris’s Musée des Arts Décoratifs for retrospectives on graphic…

Grandiose gaiety

Issue 71, Spring 2009


In comparison to, say, London, Barcelona or Berlin, Paris is often seen as a ‘museum…

Design’s virtual Woodstock

Issue 74, Winter 2009


I was spoilt for choice. The speakers had all been outstanding, the line-up stellar, the…

No way to treat a woman (designer)

Issue 73, Autumn 2009


A couple of years ago I wrote a series of essays whose working title was…

Art and art direction – Thomas Lenthal

Issue 73, Autumn 2009


Thomas Lenthal, creative director for luxury fashion brands and his own magazine Paradis.

Sticks in the mind

Issue 69, Autumn 2008


Does anyone care about posters, or are they just an ego-trip for the designers who still make them?

Stop making sense

Issue 9, Summer 1993


The best-loved children’s stories are for adults too. Five American illustrators push at the boundaries of the book.