A book I contributed to was published recently: Draw Your Own Fonts released by Ivy in the UK and under the title Draw Your Own Alphabets by Princeton Architectural Press in America. It was fun to have an excuse to … Continue reading
It’s hard to believe that a monograph dedicated to the work of Saul Bass hasn’t existed until now, so I’m very excited about the forthcoming release Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design. Laurence King know how to produce … Continue reading
I got a sneaky peak at a rather exciting looking book on the Thames & Hudson stand at the London Book Fair this week. Magnum Contact Sheets will showcase the workings of the agency’s legends including Henri Cartier-Bresson and Elliot … Continue reading
Previously only available in a limited edition, Dennis Hopper: Photographs 1961-1967 is published today by Taschen. A testament to the decade’s cultural metamorphosis, the book presents his candid pictures of celebrities and political events alongside snapshots of the everyday landscape. … Continue reading
Loving the cover of The Flavour Thesaurus by Niki Segnit (Bloomsbury), designed by the clever people at Grade Design. A book about taste and what goes with what – full of enticing recipes too.
I found a new (fifth and final) series of Great Ideas on a recent visit to my local bookshop. Penguin have always been pretty good at producing a decent book cover, and this time the colour orange has been adopted … Continue reading