Oliver Munday

Live Wire Lines

Oliver Munday has been working for months on The Wire Poster Project for which he designed 60 posters, one for each episode of HBO series The Wire. The posters are typographic responses to the epigram(s) that precede every episode. I asked Munday to tell us more.

The Future History of Graphic Design

Every generation of graphic designers looks to design heroes from the past for inspiration. For Paul Rand, it was A. M. Cassandre. For Ivan Chermayeff and Tom Geismar, it was Paul Rand. For me, it was Chermayeff & Geismar. This cycle continues as today’s budding graphic designers begin to shape their own careers. But which...