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Jonny Hannah: Greetings from Darktown - An Illustrator’s Miscellany

Jonny Hannah: Jazz

Vibrant, playful, colourful and totally inspired by music: The works of the British artist and printmaker Jonny Hannah includes book and magazine covers, ad work, and handmade type. > MORE Jonny Hannah: Greetings from Darktown – An Illustrator’s Miscellany Text by:    Philip Hoare, Peter Chrisp, Sheena Calvert ISBN:    9781858946191 Publisher:    Merrell Publ. year:    2014 Language:   […]

Erik Spiekermann: Hello, I am Erik

Mr Spiekermann!

The creator of FontFont Meta and Officina, the founder of FontShop and MetaDesign, and the best know German in the world of type and graphics. His name is Erik Speikermann and this is his book. When Erik Spiekermann founded FontShop International with his wife Joan and Neville Brody, he helped establish the internet as a […]

Abbott Miller: Design and Content

Mr. Abbott Miller: 2wice

The performing arts magazine “2wice” was a sigh of relief when it came. Experimental and readable – which was rare in the 90s. Pentagram partner Abbott Miller is one of the greats and this book, “Design and Content”, will show you why. Enjoy! Design and Content is a 272-page compendium of Abbott Miller’s design and […]

Henrik Nygren

Mr. Henrik Nygren

Henrik Nygren is one of Scandinavia’s leading graphic designers. Known for his modern simplicity, he embodies the Nordic cool. Since 1990s Swedish designer Henrik Nygren has created a name for himself as an uncompromising graphic designer, with a stubborn consistency and simplicity admired by most. Identity programs and book design for clients such as Swedish […]

Takahiro Kurashima: Poemotion 2

Set Them in Motion

The Japanese graphic designer Takahiro Kurashima, who is art director for Dentsu agency, has come with a sequel to his previous Poemotion. ”Poemotion 2 ” is in colour, offering the same joyful sensation of graphics in motion by using a moiré film. Enjoy! > MORE Takahiro Kurashima: Poemotion 2  Author:    Takahiro Kurashima ISBN:    9783037783511 Publisher:   […]

Pretty Pictures by Marian Bantjes

A Merger: Pretty Pictures by Marian Bantjes

Intricate and labour-intensive: Marian Bantjes fuses illustration with letterforms to create ornate and stunning graphics. She has collaborated with Pentagram, Bruce Mau and Sagmeister. ”Pretty Picture”s is arranged chronologically. It begins with a quick overview of Bantjes work as a book typesetter (1983–1993) and then as a graphic designer (1993–2003) with a splatter of thumbnails […]

Hall of Femmes #6 by Tomoko Miho

American designer Tomoko Miho was a modernist. Influenced by her Japanese background, she applied spatial solutions to printed matter. Nothing ever followed a standard format.  > MORE Hall of Femmes by Tomoko Miho Editor:    Marina Arvas Authors:    Samira Bouabana, Angela Tillman Sperandio Essays by:    Véronique Vienne Publisher:    Oyster Press Publ. year:    2013 Language:    English Pages:   […]