MacDonald Gill

Recent articles about MacDonald Gill

Anglo-Saxon latitudes

Issue 97, Autumn 2018


The London transport maps designed by MacDonald (Max) Gill can be regarded as sitting in…

A tale of two diagrams

Issue 83, Summer 2012


Frank Pick, the London Underground system’s legendary manager, believed good design was good for business.He…

Recent blog posts about MacDonald Gill

Type Tuesday: Max Gill, Adam Dant, City ID and maps

30 November 2018
Design history, Graphic design, Illustration, Information design, Typography, Visual culture

Come to Type Tuesday at St Bride for an unforgettable evening of art, illustration, lettering and typography for maps. Plus free glass of fizz
The next Type Tuesday is ‘Max Gill and maps’ at St Bride Library, and we…

Gill sans Eric

6 June 2011
Design history, Graphic design, Illustration, Posters, Typography, Visual culture

Brighton show will put MacDonald ‘Max’ Gill back on the map.
One could be forgiven for not knowing that Eric Gill had a brother. MacDonald ‘Max’…