Allen Hori

Recent articles about Allen Hori

Absolutely the ‘worst’

Issue 68, Summer 2008


How does a graphic work claim its place in history? Notoriety and originality helps, but nothing beats repeated publication. Critique by Rick Poynor

The (layered) vision thing

Issue 8, Autumn 1992


If it has dotted lines, an arrow or two and it’s impossible to read, then it must be ‘postmodern’. Are we using the theory the way it was intended?

Cult of the ugly

Issue 9, Summer 1993


Designers used to stand for beauty and order. Now beauty is passé and ugliness is smart. How did we get here and is there any way out?

Cranbrook in close-up

Issue 3, Spring 1991


Projects by David Frej, Katherine McCoy, Edward Fella and Allen Hori

Recent blog posts about Allen Hori

Letter to the editor

18 September 2008
Design history, Graphic design, Magazines, New media

Re: Afterword to ‘Googling the design canon’ – don’t diss the digital
From Mike Kippenhan The idea of inviting a variety of people associated with design to…