Philip Sayer

Recent articles about Philip Sayer

Is foil the new black? Only when it’s green

Issue 99, Autumn 2019


A British firm is determined to help designers understand the foiling process, from start to shiny finish. By Martin Colyer

Industrial light

Issue 96, Spring 2018


Philip Sayer’s photography for Management Today in the 1980s and 90s forged a vivid connection between workers, managers and their companies

Hidden treasure

Issue 95, Winter 2017


Two hours from Paris, the historic printing house Imagerie d’Épinal is reborn as the heart of a contemporary French brand

Permanent opposition

Issue 93, Winter 2016


Perched in a London office overlooking the Thames, Peter Brookes has just hours to turn headline news into hard-hitting cartoons for The Times, skewering vain, inane and insane politicians with meticulous craft

Stamped in the memory

Issue 91, Spring 2016


The Gentle Author’s book about East London print and envelope specialists the Baddeley Brothers demonstrates the very crafts it celebrates

London Letters

Issue 91, Spring 2016


Philip Sayer photographs lettering on the streets of London in this alphabetical compendium

Machine and man

Issue 84, Autumn 2012


Art, science and hot metal casting. Photo essay by Phil Sayer

Recent blog posts about Philip Sayer

Eye before you buy 91

29 March 2016
Design education, Graphic design, Magazines, Visual culture

Eye 91 is currently shipping to subscribers and bookshops worldwide. Here is a glimpse of its contents on a short Vimeo clip
The latest edition of Eye features articles about Camille Walala, the Baddeley Brothers book by…

Noted #71

3 November 2015
Graphic design, Posters, Type Tuesday, Typography

TPTQ Arabic; Frank; FS Brabo by Fontsmith; Typomad 2015; New Perspectives in Typography; The Eric Gill Series
Typotheque’s Peter Biľak has announced the launch of TPTQ Arabic, a new type foundry dedicated…