Review: Magazines

 
The glyphic and the vedutic

The glyphic and the vedutic

D. B. Dowd is Professor of Art and American Culture Studies at Washington University…
 
Shock and oral history

Shock and oral history

Ian Birch’s Uncovered: Revolutionary Magazine Covers is an entertaining browse…
 
Japanese traces

Japanese traces

This winter, the Tokyo exhibition ‘Fragments of Graphism: An Alternative History of…
 
Guts and gutters

Guts and gutters

The Brazilian art director and designer Bea Feitler (1938-82) said of magazines that…
 
A single-minded art director

A single-minded art director

A stone’s throw from the building in Cologne where Twen, Germany’s Zeitgeist magazine…
 
Book of the mag of the moment

Book of the mag of the moment

IL is the monthly supplement of the Italian business newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore. Since…
 
Scissor action

Scissor action

John Heartfield: Laughter is a Devastating Weapon (David King and Ernst Volland, Tate…
 
Dreaming in Colors

Dreaming in Colors

In the ‘about’ section on the Colors website, you can see a sepia-tone photograph of…
 
Thirty years before the masthead

Thirty years before the masthead

This book is a lavishly illustrated summary of the three decades when Swiss…
 
All the news in theory and in action

All the news in theory and in action

Everybody is publishing books about small independent magazines these days (or…
 
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