Peter Kennard

Recent articles about Peter Kennard

Defiance and revelation


A new book of Peter Kennard’s work adds context and background detail to his angry, radical photomontages. Photo Critique by Rick Poynor

Violently opposed to war

Issue 86, Autumn 2013


Looking for images of ‘peace’ on the internet yields predictable and clichéd results, as Signs…

Beyond words

Issue 80, Summer 2011


Peter Kennard’s angry, wordless montages show a political nightmare in the hope that we wake up and deal with it

A geezer with blunt scissors

Issue 39, Spring 2001


In London, not far from where I live, there is a man who stands on…

Taking a scalpel to the warmongers

Issue 67, Spring 2008


For the politically engaged, Peter Kennard’s photomontages have always been an inspiration. Not only are…

Whose space?

Issue 66, Winter 2007


When the demands of Neoliberalism play havoc with our lives, it is time to fight back, and designers wield the sharpest tools

Recent blog posts about Peter Kennard

Political photomontage

17 May 2011
Design history, Graphic design, Illustration, Photography, Posters, Technology, Visual culture

Noel Douglas on Peter Kennard’s ‘At Earth’ at Raven Row – last few days
Peter Kennard’s ‘At Earth’ show at Raven Row Gallery is a sibling to his new…

Signs of Revolt

12 November 2009
Graphic design, Photography, Visual culture

Ten years after Seattle, the visual force of today’s social movements
In November 1999, an alliance of direct action activists, environmentalists and trade unionists, shut down…