Francesco Franchi

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News cycle

Issue 99, Autumn 2019


Italian designer Francesco Franchi brings magazine finesse to the world of daily newspapers

Book of the mag of the moment

Issue 93, Winter 2016


IL is the monthly supplement of the Italian business newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore. Since…

All the news in theory and in action

Issue 88, Summer 2014


Everybody is publishing books about small independent magazines these days (or planning to, from what…

Recent blog posts about Francesco Franchi

BIG in Milan

22 May 2024
Awards madness, Critical path, Design education, Design history, Graphic design, Illustration, Magazines, Music design, Events and exhibitions

The first Biennale Internazionale Grafica takes place from 23-26 May 2024

The Biennale Internazionale Grafica (BIG) opens this week, with four days of exhibitions, talks, etc. across Milan.

Vertical hold

6 December 2017
Graphic design, Information design, Magazines, Typography

The redesign of Italian daily newspaper La Repubblica is a bold statement in a time of change. By Giulia Tugnoli
How can printed newspapers compete or coexist with the abundance of free information in the…

ModMag17: Part two

20 November 2017
Graphic design, Illustration, Information design, Magazines, Typography, Visual culture

The second instalment of Sarah Snaith’s report from the fifth annual Modern Magazine conference in London
Writer and podcaster Liv Siddall kicked off the afternoon of the ModMag17 conference with a…

Destination design

8 July 2013
Book design, Design education, Graphic design, Information design

Several quite different summer schools take design education to Portugal, Lithuania and Sicily
Summer presents a chance to explore new destinations and starting this month, a number of…

Walk-in book

19 February 2013
Book design, Graphic design, Illustration, Visual culture

In the V&A’s upcoming ‘Memory Palace’, twenty illustrators and designers will give graphic form to Hari Kunzru’s post-apocalyptic narrative.
The idea for the Memory Palace exhibition, which opens this summer at the V&A, came…