Eric Gill was one of the great British artists of the 20th century – and a sexual abuser of his own daughters. A new exhibition at Ditchling asks: how far should an artist’s life affect our judgment of their work? Read the story by Rachel Cooke, Guardian – The Observer.
The Stack Awards 2016 winners were announced 29 November, and you can click on the categories below to read more about the judges, each category, the shortlisted magazines, and the winning and commended titles.
Is This the Answer to Helvetica, a.k.a. the “Lazy” Design Choice? An interview with Bruno Maag by Luc Benyon, AIGA Eye on Design blog.
The identity for the Design Museum is crisp, clean and acts as the nervous system of the museum. The job was given to Fernando Gutiérrez and his London-based studio of the same name. Via It’s Nice That.
London Design Festival is one of Europe’s biggest celebrations of design, in all disciplines. It’s Nice That picked up to ten exhibitions.
The fourth edition of the annual editorial design conference, The Modern Magazine, will return to Central Saint Martins this autumn.
Royal College of Art Blog talked to Professor David Crowley about his curation of the fiftieth Warsaw International Poster Biennale in June 2016, and the changing faces of poster design and dissemination in the digital twenty-first century. (more…)