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Eddie Opara: From London to New York

Meet Eddie Opara—designer, Pentagram partner and judge of PRINT's 2017 Regional Design Awards. Deadline to enter has been extended to May 1st!

Designer of the Week: Eleanor Shakespeare

PRINT is pleased to announce our latest Designer of the Week, Eleanor Shakespeare, an illustrator and designer from London who specializes in photomontage image-making. She works across publishing, editorial and design, with clients including The Telegraph Magazine, Therapy Today, Times Higher Education, and our very own PRINT magazine. Name: Eleanor Shakespeare Location: London, UK Website: www.eleanorshakespeare.com Design school attended: The University...

Seeing the Olympics from a Different Perspective

As Londoner Gareth Hague commented in this space in early July, the pomp and national pride that usually marches in during every Olympic cycle has been supplanted by ridicule, aggravation, and protest, thanks to an Olympics that is, as the New Statesman put it, “suffocated by sponsors.” The angst that the denizens of London...

A Designer’s Midcentury-Mod Music-Graphics Mashups

Graham Moore creates fine-art pieces that put you in a dancing mood, just by looking into them. In fact, many of them began as vintage LP record album covers, several decades pre-mp3. Then, under his knife, texts lose their legibility, images lose their identity, and those often dull cardboard sleeves are reconfigured into visual...

Mark Dion's Wunderkammern

This is one of my favorite art pieces. It combines mucking about in the Thames with scientific processes, systems for collecting, and a presentation taxonomy. Mark Dion created it in preparation for the opening of the Tate Modern in London. Dion established a methodology for exploration … where to look, for how long, how...