Alex J. Todd

Recent articles by Alex J. Todd

Everyday people

Issue 99, Autumn 2019

Feature

Emma Thomas and Kirsty Carter’s Apfel, A Practice for Everyday Life, brings design into the art…

Where was Weimar?

Issue 99, Autumn 2019

Review

The era of the Weimar Republic, which emerged in Germany in the wake of the…

Designing with urgency

Issue 99, Autumn 2019

Feature

From politics to culture to business, Dutch studio Thonik strikes a balance between adventurous…

Hard-working hooligans

Issue 98, Spring 2019

Review

Scan the pages of recent graphic design history, and its coverage of the…

Action to the word

Issue 98, Spring 2019

Review

Dutch Posters 1997–2017 (Lecturis, €41.00, $59, £45), the successor to Dutch…

Point of difference

Issue 97, Autumn 2018

Feature

Enigmatic imagery and restrained typography give HR membership quarterly Work. the visual…

Duck the issue

Issue 96, Spring 2018

Review

Surveying a decade of electoral shocks, coups d’état, demonstrations and…

Recent blog posts by Alex J. Todd

Books received #33

18 July 2018

Covers for The New Yorker, Dressed in Black, Female Photographers Now, Graham Rawle’s Overland, A History of Street Photography, Rebel Voices and Brian Eno’s Light Music
Here is a selection of books that caught our attention in recent months.