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Eye magazine - issue 104 - Reading Room


Eye / 104


Editorial, John L. Walters

The urge to make static artwork that depicts movement has long been a human preoccupation.


This is a column

Rick Poynor

Design that tells the story of its own making harks back to conceptual art of the 1960s. By Rick Poynor


Resistance is essential

Front matter, John L. Walters

Telegraf’s second issue embodies Ukraine’s creativity and courage in the face of the Russian invasion. Report by John L. Walters


Reputations: Peter Knapp

‘I redesigned the Elle logotype as I thought it was too small. I wanted its letters to sit with the head of the cover model by enlarging the letter-spacing. Of all the things I’ve done, this is the one thing that was never changed.’ Interview by Serge Ricco. 


Philadelphia freedom

Pentagram’s Luke Hayman has given The Philadelphia Inquirer an overhaul. By Steven Heller. 


Jump cuts

Motion design is everywhere. The gleaming screens of our phones, TVs and poster sites demand more and more ways to make words and pictures dance in space and time. By John L. Walters.


John Randle and his 26 soldiers of lead

As Matrix comes to a full stop, its doughty founder talks to Eye. Photographs by Philip Sayer. 


Form and feeling

Rudolph de Harak gets the recognition he deserves in a new monograph by Richard Poulin. 


Heavy rotation

Christopher Wilson

From 1977-92, the Album Cover Albums presented a broad spectrum of record sleeve art, unintentionally raising questions about the way graphic design for popular culture is experienced, interpreted and preserved. By Christopher Wilson.




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