Marcel Duchamp

Recent articles about Marcel Duchamp

Los Angeles’ lost palace of treasures

Issue 101, Summer 2021


Using photographic evidence, designer Mark Nelson has reconstructed one of the great twentieth-century art collections. Photo Critique by Rick Poynor

Readymade format

Issue 88, Summer 2014


An illustrated ‘gift book’ dictionary by Heretic brings Marcel Duchamp’s ideas to a wider audience. Critique by Rick Poynor


Issue 38, Winter 2000


In a typographic tour de force, Richard Hamilton has turned Duchamp’s notes for the Large Glass into printed form

Recent blog posts about Marcel Duchamp

The stars stare back in Scotland

19 January 2013
Graphic design, Illustration, Reviews, Visual culture

The Edinburgh exhibition ‘From Death to Death’ looks at mortality, the body, dolls, guilt and other shadows of the mind.
The exhibition ‘From Death to Death and Other Small Tales’ hangs contemporary and historically significant…

The power of chess

7 January 2013
Design history, Graphic design, Posters, Visual culture

Chess – the gymnasium of the mind – is a perennial source of inspiration for designers, film-makers and artists, says Jim Sutherland
It’s no wonder chess holds such a fascination for artists, film-makers and designers, writes Jim…