REGIONAL DESIGN ANNUAL 2008IntroductionInside the 2008 Regional Design Annual.BY JOYCE RUTTER KAYE
* Web extra: Go behind the scenes to see how the ingenious designers at Gluekit constructed this issue’s cover. Far WestCalifornia North, California South, Northwest, and the Rest of the West.INTRODUCTION BY ALISSA WALKERSouthwestDallas, Austin, Houston/Rest of Texas, and the Rest of the Southwest.INTRODUCTION BY CLIFF KUANGMidwestMinnesota, Illinois. Missouri, Ohio, and the Rest of the Midwest.INTRODUCTION BY JANE LERNER
SouthTennessee, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and the Rest of the South.INTRODUCTION BY EDWARD LOVETT
EastWashington/Baltimore, Mid-Atlantic, and New England.INTRODUCTION BY ANGELA STARITA
New York CityThe Big Apple.INTRODUCTION BY JEREMY LEHRER
F.O.B. Lulu disappoints, D.C.’s downtown surrealism, Grant Achatz designs a cookbook, and the year that almost was. Plus: Khoi Vinh, design director of nytimes.com, talks to Mark Porter, creative director of The Guardian, about the paper’s recently redesigned website.
SHELF LIFEStrong Language, returning books, and daring dairy.MONOLOGUEWorks—Progress?The Orphan Works Act may mean copyright chaos for graphic artists.BY MARK DERYOBSERVERPaper TrailsIn the French city of Avignon, street posters are unruly and inspiring.BY RICK POYNOR DIALOGUEDavid Butler, vice president of design, Coca-Cola.BY STEVEN HELLER
IN PRINTVol. 37/no. 6; vol. 38/no. 2 Where’s Canada? It must be here somewhere. Has anyone seen Puerto Rico?BY MARTIN FOXDESKTOPComing Interactions The year ahead.BY ANDREI MICHAEL HERASIMCHUKPlus: Paul Shaw reviews Studio Lettering in Hot Type.
BOOKSGary Panter, edited by Dan NadelREVIEW BY BILL KARTALOPOULOS
The Call of Trains: Railroad Photographs by Jim Shaughnessy, by Jeff Brouws; The New West: Landscapes Along the Colorado Front Range, by Robert AdamsREVIEW BY MARK LAMSTER
New Graphics Design in China edited by Javin MoREVIEW BY BUZZ POOLE
What It Is, by Lynda BarryREVIEW BY HILLARY CHUTE
END PRODUCTWar CollageBY JIM HANAS