16 January — 6 May 2018


The Lost Words
The Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AZ, UK

Above: Jackie Morris, Kingfisher.

18 — 20 January 2018


Verbier Art Summit: More Than Real. Art in the Digital Age
W Hotel Verbier, Rue de Médran 70, 1936 Bagnes, Switzerland

18 January 2018



Judges Night with Gemma O’Brien and Sahar Afshar
The Type Directors Club, Great Hall at The Cooper Union, 7 East 7 Street, New York City, NY 10003, US

Top: Gemma O’Brien installing a show, 2017.
Above: Athelas Arabic by Sahar Afshar.

to 18 January 2018


Contemporary Venice
THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, Calle Larga San Marco, 374 - 30124 Venice, Italy and
Palazzo Ca' Zanardi, Cannaregio, 4132 - 30121 Venice, Italy

to 18 January 2018


The Artful Book: 70 Years of The Folio Society
Part of London Design Festival.
Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library Landing – Room 85, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

to 20 January 2018


Alan Kitching: From a Lifetime of Letterpress Printing
North House Gallery, The Walls, Manningtree, Essex CO11 1AS, UK

Open Saturdays from 10-5pm. Please feel free to ring for an appointment at any other time. Phone no. 01206 392717.

Above: Alan Kitching, The High Line.

to 20 January 2018


Michael WolfLife in Cities - continued
Christophe Guye Galerie, Dufourstrasse 31, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland



to 20 January 2018

The Last Shadow Puppets - Matthew Cooper

Best Art Vinyl: 12 Years on 12 Inches
The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, S70 2HZ, UK

Above: Everything You’ve Come to Expect by The Last Shadow Puppets, 2016. Domino Records. Photography by Jack Robinson (Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Design by Matthew Cooper.

to 21 January 2018


Leave Me Alone With the Recipes: The Life, Art and Cookbook of Cipe Pineles
Ildiko Butler Gallery, Fordham University galleries, 113 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023-7414, US

to 21 January 2018

Thomas Ruff

Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979-2017
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Thomas Ruff, L’Empereur 06 (The Emperor 06), 1982, © Thomas Ruff.

to 21 January 2018


Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH, UK

to 27 January 2018

P!CKER_PART I- Elaine Lustig Cohen

PART I Elaine Lustig Cohen
PART II Céline Condorelli
This two-part exhibition involves two solo exhibitions and is a collaboration between Stanley Picker Gallery and P! exhibition space.
Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston University London, Kingston School of Art, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2QJ, UK

Above: ‘P!CKER PART I: Elaine Lustig Cohen’ installation view, 2017. Image: Photography Plastiques

to 28 January 2018

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Artists’ Film International: Luis Lázaro Matos, Zheng Mahler, Nguyen Phuong Linh
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Luis Lazaro Matos, The Nomadic City of Camela, 2017.

to 28 January 2018

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Tove Jansson (1914 – 2001)
Dulwich Picture Gallery, Gallery Road, London SE21 7AD, UK

Above: Tove Jansson, Moomin on the Riviera, British Cartoon Archive, University of Kent, 1955. Photo: Kansallisgalleria / Jenni Nurminen.

to 28 January 2018


The Hobbyist: Hobbies, Photography and the Hobby of Photography
A photography exhibition takes a look at hobby culture in the age of technology, and the work thaat results when hobbies and photography are brought together.
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Grüzenstrasse 44 + 45, CH-8400 Winterthur, Switzerland.

to 28 January 2018


Jimmie Durham: At the Center of the World
Whitney Museum for American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Jimmie Durham, Self-portrait, 1986. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchased with funds from the Contemporary Painting and Sculpture Committee.

to 28 January 2018


Basquiat: Boom for Real
Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

Above: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Hollywood Africans, 1983. Courtesy Whitney Museum of American Art © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ ADAGP, Paris.

to 28 January 2018

Beazley Designs of the Year

Beazley Designs of the Year
Tickets available here.
The Design Museum
, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

to 28 January 2018


Jakob Tuggener – Machine Age
Fotostiftung Schweiz, Grüzenstrasse 45, CH-8400 Winterthur, Zürich

Above: Work in the Boiler, 1935. © Jakob Tuggener-Stiftung.

to 28 January 2018


‘The Critic as Artist’
Reading Museum, Blagrave Street, Reading RG1 1QH, UK

to 4 February 2018


House Beautiful: Bringing the War Home
Martha Rosler.
Mamco, 10, rue des Vieux-Grenadiers, CH-1205 Geneva, Switzerland

to 4 February 2018


TextMe: How We Live in Language
The exhibition includes work by Marian Bantjes, Louise Fili, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Milton Glaser and Oliver Jeffers, among many others.
Museum of Design Atlanta, 1315 Peachtree St. NE Atlanta, GA 30309, US

Above: Marian Bantjes, If I Want to Explore a New Direction Professionally, it is Helpful to Try it Out for Myself First, 2007.

See ‘Reputations: Marian Bantjes’ in Eye 72 and ‘Reputations: Louise Fili’ in Eye 87.

to 4 February 2018


Ralph Schraivogel
Le Signe, 1 Place des Arts (formerly Place Emile Goguenheim) - 52 000 Chaumont (Haute-Marne), France

Above: Ralph Schraivogel.

to 4 February 2018

Max Beckmann, Great Variety with Wizard and Dancer, 1942

Max Beckmann: The World as a Stage
Kunsthalle Bremen, Am Wall 207, 28195 Bremen, Germany

to 4 February 2018

Derrin Crawford and Demi Leigh Cruickshank in The Liver Birds

North: Fashioning Identity
Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA, UK

Above: Derrin Crawford and Demi Leigh Cruickshank in The Liver Birds, LOVE magazine, Liverpool, 2012 © Alice-Hawkins.

to 4 February 2018


Double Trouble
The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH, UK

Above: Giacomo Favilla and Valeria Crociata.

to 4 February 2018


Laura Owens
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Laura Owens, Untitled, 2014. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from Jonathan Sobel 2014. © Laura Owens.

to 5 February 2018


I Don’t Know Her Name But I Know Her Work
A small graphic design exhibition by current students of Central Saint Martins along with work from alumni and staff of one of its predecessor colleges, the Central School of Arts and Crafts.
Central Saint Martins, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, King’s Cross,
London N1C 4AA, UK

to 5 February 2018


Woman’s Hour Craft Prize
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Laura Youngson Coll. Photograph courtesy of Perrier Jouet.

to 10 February 2018


A Space for Thought
Brand New Gallery, Via Carlo Farini 32, Milano 20159, Italy

Above: Mequitta Ahuja, Close Quote, 2017.

to 11 February 2018

to 11 February 2018

Pablo Picasso The Dream (Le Rêve) 1932

Picasso 1932: Année Érotique
Musée national Picasso, 5 rue de Thorigny 75003 Paris, France

to 11 February 2018


Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Lucinda Rogers, Eugene at North Eastern Motors.

See ‘Draw the truth’ on the Eye blog.

to 11 February 2018


Instant Stories: Wim Wenders’s Polaroids
The Photographers’ Gallery, 16 - 18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW, UK

Above: New York Parade, 1972 © Wim Wenders Courtesy Wim Wenders Foundation.

to 11 February 2018

Seccionado no. 1/ Sectioned No.1, 1958, Hermelindo Fiaminghi, alkyd on hardboard. Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. © Estate of Hermelindo Fiaminghi

Making ART Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90049, US

Above: Hermelindo Fiaminghi, Seccionado no. 1/ Sectioned No.1, 1958. Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. © Estate of Hermelindo Fiaminghi.

to 16 February 2018

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Bonington Vitrines #5: Communicating the Contemporary – The ICA Bulletin 1950s to 1990s
Bonington Gallery, Nottingham Trent University, School of Art & Design, Bonington building, Dryden Street, Nottingham NG1 4GG, UK

to 18 February 2018


Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: X-ray photograph of silk taffeta evening dress by Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1955, Paris, France. X-ray by Nick Veasey, 2016. © Nick Veasey

to 18 February 2018

Ferdinand Hodler, Unanimity (second version), 1913

‘Picture Ballot! Reformation’
Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, CH–8001 Zurich, Switzerland

to 18 February 2018

Otto Snoek

The Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, De Mortel 4, 5211 HV,  
’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

to 18 February 2018


Celebrating Ceramics: 100 years of Ettore Sottsass
The Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, De Mortel 4, 5211 HV,  
’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

to 18 February 2018


TDM10: Giro Giro Tondo / Design for Children
La Triennale di Milano, Palazzo della Triennale, Viale Alemagna,6 - 20121 Milano

to 18 February 2018


Red Star Over Russia
An exhibition of rare propaganda posters, prints and photographs from the collection of David King including work by El Lissitzky, Gustav Klutsis, Aleksandr Deineka, Nina Vatolina and Yevgeny Khaldei, among others.
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Nina Vatolina, Fascism – The most evil enemy of women, 1941. Tate / Image courtesy the David King Collection.

See ‘David King: Books of blood and laughter’ on the Eye blog.

to 24 February 2018

Water Life of Britain by Barbara Pearman - Altered Books

Ex Libris: Altered Books
Buckinghamshire County Museum, 9 Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP, UK

Above: Barbara Pearman, Water Life of Britain

to 25 February 2018


Toyin Ojih Odutola: To Wander Determined
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Toyin Ojih Odutola, Pregnant, 2017. Charcoal, pastel and pencil on paper, 74 1/2 x 42 in. ©Toyin Ojih Odutola.  Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

to 25 February 2018

to 25 February 2018


Sam Winston: Darkness Visible
An immersive installation that explores perception and spoken word which is the result of artist Sam Winston’s interrogation of the creative impact of working in complete darkness.
National Poetry Library, Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX, UK

See ‘Pictures made of books’ in Eye 94.

to 26 February 2018


Private and Anonymous Photography from the Collection of Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge
Museum der Dinge, Oranienstraße 25, 10999 Berlin, Germany

Above: Anonymous © Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge, Photo: Armin Herrmann.

to 28 February 2018


Harry Potter: A History of Magic
The British Library, PACCAR Gallery, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, UK

to 28 February 2018


Malick Sidibé: Mali Twist
Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, 261, boulevard Raspail, 75014 Paris, France

See Mariam Dembele’s ‘Eye of Bamako’ on the Eye blog.

to 3 March 2018


Pushing the Boundaries of the Physical Book in an Age Writing its Obituary
londonprintstudio, 425 Harrow Road, London W10 4RE, UK

Above: Bhajju Shyam, When Two Times Meet.

to 4 March 2018

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Matt + Fiona: Room for Art
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: MATT+FIONA, Made In Oakfield, 2017. Copyright French and Tye.

to 5 March 2018


New Bauhaus Chicago: Experiment Photography and Film 
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum fur Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstraße 14
D - 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Charlie’s Eye, 1940.

to 5 March 2018


Light! Photography at the New Bauhaus Chicago
Bauhaus‐Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstr. 14, 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Eye on Nails, 1940.

to 11 March 2018

Barbara Brown, Frequency, Heal Fabrics, 1969

Barbara Brown: The golden girl of Heal Fabrics in the 1960s & 1970s
The Whitworth, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester
M15 6ER, UK

to 11 March 2018

Stefan Sagmeister My collection

The Happy Show: Stefan Sagmeister
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

to 17 March 2018


Wim Crouwel - Fascinated by the grid
Kyoto ddd gallery, 10 Uzumasakamikeibu-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi 616-8533, Japan

to 18 March 2018


Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley: We Are Ghosts
Tate Liverpool presents surreal video art by partners Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley in thier first solo museum exhibition. 
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Mary Reid Kelley with Patrick Kelley, This Is Offal, 2016. Courtesy of the artists and Pilar Corrias Gallery. Photo courtesy of Tate Liverpool.

to 18 March 2018


Surrealism in Egypt: Art et Liberté 1938 — 1948
Tate Liverpool presents a comprehensive exhibition on the radical Egyptian surrealist group from a tumultuous yet distinct decade in the twentieth century.
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Ramses Younan, Untitled 1939. Courtesy H.E. Sheikh Hassan M. A. Al Thani collection. Image courtesy Collection of Sheikh Hassan. M. A. AL Thani Qatar, Tate Liverpool.

to 18 March 2018


John Piper
Tate Liverpool presents more than 40 works from British abstract artist John Piper.
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: John Piper, Abstract I, 1935. © Tate, photo courtesy of Tate Liverpool.

to 23 March 2018


Collecting Malcolm Garrett:
Snapshots from the World of Tomorrow

Part of Design Manchester Festival.
Special Collections Gallery, 3rd floor, All Saints Library, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH, UK

to 25 March, 2018


Robert Rauschenberg: Erasing the Rules
SFMOMA, 151 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, US

Above: Robert Rauschenberg, Collection, 1954/55; collection SFMOMA, gift Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson; © Robert Rauchenberg Foundation

30 March 2017 —

Brendan Dawes: Fermata
A new digital art installation, open Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm.
Bruntwood’s Neo building, ground floor, Charlotte Street, Manchester M1 4ET, UK

to 31 March 2018

2.Emory Douglas exhibition at Urbis- 30 Oct 2008- April - afro- american solidarity

Power in Print
An exploration of the art of the Black Power movement poster, a collection-based exhibition that pulls together dozens of posters from the Schomburg Center’s Art and Artifacts Division, including a selection of work by artist, designer, and former Minister of Culture of the Black Panther Party, Emory Douglas (above).
Schomburg Center, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard (135th St and Malcolm X Blvd) New York, NY 10037, US

See Noel Douglas’s ‘Treasure trove of graphic resistance’ on the Eye blog.

to 31 March 2018

‘National Theatre Posters’ exhibition, National Theatre, Friday 6 October 2017 until 31 March 2018

National Theatre Posters
Poster design from 1963 to the present, featuring work by Ken Briggs, Richard Bird, Michael Mayhew, Charlotte Wilkinson and current creative director Ollie Winser and the Graphic Design team. An exhibition curated by Eye’s writer at large Rick Poynor.
Wolfson Gallery, National Theatre, South Bank, London SE1 9PX, UK

to March 2018


Experiments in Electrostatics: Photocopy Art from the Whitney’s Collection, 1966–1986
Curated by Michelle Donnelly, this show explores the use of photocopiers in the work of artists Edward Meneeley, Lesley Schiff, Robert Whitman and the International Society of Copier Artists.
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Lesley Schiff, Flower in Hand, 1981.

to 1 April 2018

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ISelf Collection: The Upset Bucket
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Francis Alÿs, The Upset Bucket, 1991–92. Oil on canvas (oil, graphite and masking tape on vellum in two parts), Painting 31.8 × 40 × 5.1 cm, Drawing 43.8 × 64.8 × 5.1 cm. Image courtesy of David Zwirner, New York/London © Francis Alÿs

to 8 April 2018


Double Vision
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139, US

Above: installation view

to 8 April 2018


Bildfabriken. Infografik 1920–1945. Fritz Kahn, Otto Neurath et al.
Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Deutsches Buch- und Schriftmuseum, Deutscher Platz 1, 04103 Leipzig, Germany

to 8 April 2018


Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: 'Bump, bump, bump', pencil drawing by E. H. Shepard, from Winnie-the-Pooh, chapter 1, 1926. © The Shepard Trust

to 15 April 2018


Painting Power: The Art of Terence Cuneo
Brynmor Jones Library, The University of Hull, 75/76 Carr Lane, Queen Victoria Square, Hull HU1 3AQ, UK

to 15 April 2018

Ferrari: Under the skin

Ferrari: Under the Skin
The Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

to 15 April 2018


Designs on Britain
A look at how twentieth-century British design was shaped by pioneering Jewish émigré designers – including Dorrit Dekk, F. H. K. Henrion and Hans Schleger – who brought with them a knowledge of Modernism and transformed the practice and language of design in the UK.
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London NW1 7NB, UK

Above: Jan Le Witt and George Him, Walk When You Can poster.

to 22 April 2018


Into the Woods: Trees in Photography
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Tal Shochat, Rimon (Pomegranate), 2011. Museum no. E.1127-2012. © Tal Shochat

to 29 April 2018


20 Years of Penguin Essentials
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Ln, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

to 29 April 2018


Elizabeth Friedlander
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Ln, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

to 20 May 2018

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Paul Pfeiffer
Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

Above: Paul Pfeiffer, Three Figures In A Room, 2015–16. 48 minutes, looped. © Paul Pfeiffer. Courtesy of Paula Cooper Gallery, New York

to 15 July 2018

Lamy Scribble ballpoint pen

Design Studio: Processes
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Above: Hannes Wettstein, draft, engineering drawing, and prototype for Lamy Scribble ballpoint pen, 1997–2005, © Hürlemann AG.

to 4 October 2018


Visible Girls: Revisited
Touring 2017 — 2018
Hull Artlink, 7 July – 11 August 2017
Exeter Phoenix, 17 November – 21 December 2017
Norwich Arts Centre, 7 February – 14 March 2018
Bristol 3CA, 6 September – 4 October 2018

to January 2019


Poster Girls
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB, UK

to 10 February 2019


La Raza
The exhibition examines the photography of the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza (1967-1977) and the alternative press of the Chicano Movement, positioning photography as an artistic medium and a powerful tool of social activism.
The Autry Museum in Griffith Park, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462, US

Above: Police in front of Lincoln High School, East L.A. c. 1970. La Raza Newspaper & Magazine Records. Coll. 1000. Courtesy of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center.

28 April 2017 —

Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Oil and graphite pencil on composition board, 24 1/8 × 20 1/8in. (61.3 × 51.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of an anonymous donor 58.63

Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.





21 January 2018 —


Scenes from the Collection
The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Ave at 92nd St, New York, NY 10128, US

Above: Mel Bochner. The Joys of Yiddish, 2012. Courtesy: The Jewish Museum, New York

22 January — 17 March 2018


Kouga Hirano and Shobunsha
Ginza Graphic Gallery, DNP Ginza Building 1F/B1, 7-2, Ginza 7-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan

23 January 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Graphic design and publishing
Mario Piazza and Tony Brook
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

23 January — 24 February 2018

marianna rothen

Marianna Rothen: Shadows In Paradise
The Little Black Gallery, 13A Park Walk, Chelsea, London SW10 0AJ, UK

23 January — 19 May 2018

deborah roberts

Deborah Roberts: The Evolution of Mimi
Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, 440 Westview Drive, SW Atlanta, GA 30310, US

24 January 2018

Expand: Paul Sahre, Why Be a Designer?
AIGA San Francisco, 130 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94104, US

24 January — 2 March 2018

after butt

Ian Giles: After BUTT
Chelsea Space, Chelsea College of Arts, 16 John Islip Street, London SW1P 4JU, UK

AboveFilm still from After BUTT, 2018. Image courtesy Ian Giles

24 January — 8 April 2018

25 January 2018


The Typographic Circle presents: Astrid Stavro, Atlas
JWT, 1 Knightsbridge Green, London SW1X 7NW, UK

See ‘Reputations: Atlas, Astrid Stavro and Pablo Martín’ in Eye 95.

25 January 2018

Using Unique Materials to Level Up Your Designs
LSI / LSI Graphics, 2950 Brother Boulevard #Suite 103, Memphis, TN 38133, US

25 January — 10 March 2018


Thomas Paquet: Fragments #1
Galerie Thierry Bigaignon, 9, rue Charlot, 75003 Paris, France

27 January — 22 April 2018

Edward Burra, The Band, 1934, HIGH RES

Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain
Two Temple Place, London WC2R 3BD, UK

Above: Edward Burra, The Band, 1934.

30 January 2018

Eye Magazine—>NYC: Eye 95 Launch with R. O. Blechman and Triboro

Join the Type Directors Club for a special NYC launch of Eye 95, the latest issue of the acclaimed independent, international review of graphic design. The team behind Eye, including Editor John L. Walters and Art Director Simon Esterson, will be on hand to moderate presentations by Brooklyn design practice and creators of this years TDC Annual Competition campaign Triboro (David Heasty & Stefanie Weigler), and legendary illustrator R. O. Blechman – both featured in this latest issue.

6-9pm, Type Directors Club 347 W 36th St Suite 603
New York, NY 10018 United States



3 February 2018 —

Empress of Britain colour lithograph poster for Canadian Pacific Railways, J.R. Tooby, London, 1920 – 31 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Ocean Liners: Speed & Style
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL, UK

3 February — 3 June 2018

13 February 2018


Italian Graphic Design: Posters
Leonardo Sonnoli and George Hardie.
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

Above: Leonardo Sonnoli, photographed by Andrea Basile, for Pulp 10.

13 February — 11 March 2018


Anja Lutz: Marginalia
Haus Am Waldsee @ Bikini, Budapester Straße 46, D-10787 Berlin, Germany

See ‘Cultural Chameleon’ in Eye 37

16 — 18 February 2018


FLIP! 2018 with Marty Neumeier
Casa Las Palmas, 323 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, California 93103, US

16 February — 3 June 2018


Anthony McCall: Solid Light Works
The Hepworth Wakefield, Gallery Walk, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 5AW, UK

Above: Anthony McCall, Face to Face II, 2013. Installation view Eye Film Museum, Amsterdam 2014. Photo: Hans Wilschut.

20 February 2018


Decompiling History: Tobias Frere-Jones
St Bride Library, 14 Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

21 February 2018


LX Lecture – Jim Sutherland: graphic designer
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

23 February 2018

Church on Morgan, 136 East Morgan Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, US

23 February — 27 May 2018


Spanish Still Life
Bozar / Centre for Fine Arts, Rue Ravensteinstraat 23, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

27 February — 6 May 2018

forensic architecture

Forensic Architecture
Institute of Contemporary Arts
, The Mall, London SW1Y 5AH, UK

AboveThe Ayotzinapa Case: A Cartography of Violence, 2017. Courtes: Forensic Architecture


MARCH 2018

3 March — 1 July 2018


Lud­wig Gün­ter Peter Straschek: Emi­gra­tion – Film – Politics
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

Above: Günter Peter Straschek in Jean-Marie Straub/Danièle Huillet: Einleitung zu Arnold Schoenbergs “Begleitmusik zu einer Lichtspielscene” [Introduction to Arnold Schoenberg’s “Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene”], 1972. Film still © BELVA Films

8 March 2018


Tony Di Spigna on Spencerian Script
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603, New York, NY 10018, US

13 March 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Graphic design and industry
Carlo Vinti and Jeremy Aynsley
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

14 March 2018


LX Lecture – Andrea Wunderlich: calligrapher, lettering artist
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

17 March — 9 June 2018

Train Landscape

Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship
Compton Verney, Warwickshire, CV35 9HZ, UK

See ‘The crew with no name’, John Walters’ review of the exhibition in Eye 95.

23 March, 2018


Reasons to:
The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2DB, UK

23 March — 22 July 2018

Figure 5 (c) Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

America’s Cool Modernism
Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, UK

Above: Charles Demuth, I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold, 1928.
© Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

23 March — 24 June 2018


Berthold Wolpe: The Total Man
Curated and designed by Professor Phil Cleaver.
Lettering Arts Centre, Snape Maltings, Snape 1P17 1SP, UK

23 — 25 March 2018


OFFSET: Dublin 2018
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2, Ireland.
Speakers include comic artist Chris Ware, NYT Magazine design director Gail Bichler, director/photographer Aoife McArdle and illustrator Peter Donnelly, among many others. 

Tickets available here soon.


APRIL 2018

11 April 2018


LX Lecture – Charlotte Howarth: lettercarver, lettering artist, messerabout
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

12 April 2018


LetterHeads: A New Book by Stefan G.Bucher
Talk with Stefan G.Bucher
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603, New York, NY 10018, US

12 — 14 April 2018

Typo Labs Berlin 2018

TYPO Labs 2018: Berlin
Umweltforum, Pufendorfstraße 11, 10249 Berlin, Germany

Tickets available here

17 April 2018

Italian Graphic Design: Magazines
Giorgio Camuffo and Adrian Shaughnessy.
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

18 April — 24 June

19 — 22 April 2018


Design Ranch 2018
Camp Waldemar, 1005 FM 1340, Hunt, TX 78024, US

21 April 2018 — 27 January 2019


Fashioned From Nature
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Suit, Richard James, 1998, England. Museum no. T.111:1&2-2012. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

24 — 26 April 2018


D&AD Festival 2018
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL, UK


MAY 2018

2 — 6 May 2018


Pictoplasma Conference
Acud Macht Neu, Veteranenstraße 21, 10119 Berlin Mitte, U8 Rosenthaler Platz, Germany
Urban Spree, Revaler Strasse 99, 10245 Berlin, Allemagne, Germany

Above: Victor Castillo at Pictoplasma 2018

14 May — 23 June 2018


Wim Crouwel - Fascinated by the grid
Ginza Graphic Gallery, DNP Ginza Bldg., 7-7-2 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan

16 May 2018


LX Lecture – Giles Macdonald: lettercarver
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

17 — 19 May 2018


Typo Berlin 2018: Trigger Your Mind
HKW – House of World Cultures, John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 Berlin, Germany

23 — 25 May 2018

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UX London 2018
Laban Theatre, 30 Creekside, London SE8 3DW.

31 May 2018


JUNE 2018

16 June — 23 September 2018


Pho­to­g­ra­pher’s Name: Aenne Bier­mann
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

Above: Aenne Biermann, Porträt [Portrait], ca. 1929. Silver gelatin paper, 16.8 x 12.4 cm. Museum Ludwig, Cologne. Reproduction: Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln/ Cologne

23 June — 14 October, 2018


I Was Raised on the Internet
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, US

Above: Sophia Al-Maria, Installation view of Black Friday at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Photo: Ronald Amstutz



31 August — 18 November 2018


Robert Delaunay and the City of Light
One of the largest collections of Delaunay’s work in Switzerland shows his innovativeness in abstract art and focuses on themes of light and color. Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, CH–8001 Zurich, Switzerland

Above: Robert Delaunay, Formes Circulaires, Soleil, Lune, 1913.

31 August 2018 — 6 January 2019


Do­ing the Doc­u­ment: Pho­to­graphs from Diane Ar­bus to Pi­et Zwart
The Barten­bach Do­na­tion
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany



13 October 2018 — 3 February 2019


Alexan­der von Hum­boldt: Pho­tog­ra­phy and Le­ga­cy
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

Above: Paul de Rosti, Mexiko [Mexico](from the album Aufnahmen aus Mexiko und Venezuela 1857–1858 [Photographs from Mexico and Venezuela 1857–1858], gift to Alexander von Humboldt, 1858), 1857/1858. Albumin paper on cardboard. 28.9 x 40.4 cm. Museum Ludwig, Cologne. Reproduction: Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln/ Cologne