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29 October 2018
We are delighted to inform you that Eye 97 is on press and will start arriving at subscribers’ mail rooms and letterboxes at the beginning of next week. Copies will reach all good design bookshops a little later.
In recent weeks, we have published several articles on the Eye blog. Read Nigel Ball’s ‘Ending the war on wildlife’, about Harry Woodgate’s science-driven illustration and design for Chris Packham’s A People’s Manifesto for Wildlife.
You will also enjoy reading ‘Graphic days out’, about the third edition of Torino Graphic Days, as well as Aideen McCole’s ‘Collecting and connecting’ about 100 Archive, a platform showcasing Irish graphic design.
Rick Poynor’s monthly Photo Critique ‘Cinematic view’ looks at the Summer 2018 issue of Aperture, dedicated to the relationship between photography and film-making. Rick examines the affinity between two art forms and looks closely at the enduring features of A2 / SW / HK’s design for the quarterly photography journal.
Jeremy Leslie’s ModMag London conference returns to Conway Hall this Thursday, 1 November 2018. Speakers include Jana Al Obeidyine (A Dance Mag), Emmet Smith (National Geographic), Maxine Leonard (Beauty Papers), Rod Stanley (Good Trouble), Carol Montpart (The Plant), Ian Birch (whose book Uncovered—Revolutionary Magazine Covers is reviewed in Eye 97) and Olivia Ahmad (Varoom!), to name a few. There will also be a 1.30pm screening of 94 [8000 One-Offs], Adrian Harrison’s fifteen-minute documentary about MuirMcNeil’s variable data covers for Eye 94.
Here is a sneak peek of the cover of Eye 97, illustrated by Tom Gauld / Heart.
For those of you attending ModMag, you will be able to purchase a special bundle offer of Eye 96 and Eye 97 for just £29. We look forward to seeing you there!
John Walters, editor