Two high-profile fine art magazines treat themselves to typographic makeovers. Critique by Rick Poynor
Penguin uses design to revitalise its back catalogue with Great Ideas and a revived Reference Library
Letter from Katia Plewnia, Okapi
Letter from Paul Blackburn
Letter from Rick Poynor
Letter from Jessica Jenkins
Letter from Johanna Lohse James
Excavating the history of lettering gives this New York foundry a contemporary edge
Nicolete Gray’s 1960s snaps inspire a re-examination of the capital’s streetscape
For a time, traces of Berlin’s prewar past could be glimpsed in fragments of shop signs
The AR’s Manplan is a tactile reminder of a time when magazines lived dangerously
With visual culture triumphant and content marginalised, how can typography be defined?
Why is Mistral the typeface of choice for so many of Montréal’s small businesses?
Turning Python’s TV humour into cold print required some very serious graphic design
The appearance of Britain’s fried chicken joints are a uniquely British take on an American theme
Collected by Ivan Chermayeff, Chermayeff & Geismar Inc., New York.