Brian Stauffer illustrator

Winners of the Communication Arts Annual Illustration Competition 2017

Communication Arts announces the winners of their annual illustration competition 2017. The Illustration shown here is by Brian Stauffer, “For ‘The Spiritual Way beyond Bars,’ an article in Christianity Today about how prisoners serving life terms can find a life beyond prison bars through faith.” Mixed media, digital. There are some wonderful illustrations on show […]

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Jean Francois Porchez

A World of Words Lecture by Jean Francois Porchez

As godfather of modern French typography, Jean Francois Porchez will deliver a talk about his experiences and nuggets of typographic wisdom in designing custom typefaces for some of the world’s most recognizable brands: Le Monde, the Paris Metro, Louis Vuitton, Galleries Lafayette, Sephora, YSL Beauté, The Boston Consulting Group and Nespresso – just to name […]

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John Berger, Ways of Seeing

Sad to hear the death of John Berger

John Berger (1926-2017) was more than an art critic and author. He was a highly influential thinker. Although noted for his book and television series Ways of Seeing, his many other books are worth exploring.  He was a socialist, a novelist (Winning the Booker Prize), a poet and an artist. Arundhati Roy, the author of […]

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Emily Winfield Martin print at the Eric Carl Museum of Picture Book Art

Eric Carl Museum

We have recently discovered the Eric Carl Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts, USA. What a great museum for lovers of children’s picture books and illustration. If it’s too far away for you to visit they have a great shop selling autographed books, posters and prints such as this one by Emily Winfield Martin […]

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