Review: Illustration

 
Industrialised folk art

Industrialised folk art

Alexander Girard ‘brought together what the modern had once separated: craftsmanship…
 
Activism follows anger

Activism follows anger

How do you channel anger into effective activism? This question remains urgent in an…
 
Design culture with constraints

Design culture with constraints

Until recently, everyday commercial graphic design from East Germany was largely…
 
Nested narratives

Nested narratives

The Grand Budapest Hotel (Abrams, $35, £21.99) – the book of the film – comes in the…
 
True confessions

True confessions

Two recent exhibitions in London shone a light into some less explored corners of the…
 
Anecdotage

Anecdotage

GraphicsRCA: Fifty Years and Beyond, which reminisces over the past half-century of…
 
Living, breathing picturebooks

Living, breathing picturebooks

Starting from 1910 and ending in 2014, this large-format book shows illustrations…
 
Learning from Ladybird

Learning from Ladybird

For any member of the generations who grew up with Ladybird Books, the mini-hardback…
 
‘Typo’s guaranteed!’

‘Typo’s guaranteed!’

Do you know of the calypso singer Mighty Sparrow? Or the jazz singer Slim Gaillard…
 
Nostalgia for the Carnation Revolution

Nostalgia for the Carnation Revolution

The exhibition ‘Freedom of Image’, which was spread throughout Porto between May and…
 
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