Jon Gray

Recent articles about Jon Gray

Love songs for Piano

Issue 90, Summer 2015


In her photographs and brief text for Office Romance (Aperture, $29.95, £19.95, designed by Jon…

You can judge by the cover

Issue 70, Winter 2008


Designer Andrew Howard’s catalogue of his exhibition Gateways: An International Exhibition of Book Covers, Portugal…

Out of hand

Issue 80, Summer 2011


Handwriting is a touchstone in the history of graphic design, where lettering meets the messy reality of the human body

Penguin in pictures

Issue 73, Autumn 2009


The Penguin Collectors’ Society is an owners club for people who worship at the shrine…

Recent blog posts about Jon Gray

Lincoln in the limelight

20 December 2017
Awards madness, Book design, Graphic design

Robert Hanks takes a final look at the cover designs for The Man Booker 2017 shortlist and the winner – George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo
Book design can be an unlovely process – a set of negotiations to find something…

The look of literature

31 August 2017
Book design, Graphic design, Illustration, Photography, Typography, Visual culture

The Man Booker longlist provides a snapshot of graphic design for literary fiction. By Robert Hanks
The variety of the novels on this year’s Man Booker longlist is reflected in the…