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Posts Tagged ‘Pentagram’

The Purple Book: Sensuality & Symbolism in Contemporary Art & Illustration – Review

A selection of carefully curated contemporary illustrators explore sensuality and desire in this gorgeous book, published in June by Laurence King.

Written by Amelia Gregory

The Purple Book - Laurence King, review
The latest offering from preeminent art publisher Laurence King is a huge purple and pink tome put together by two leading thinkers in the graphic design world. Angharad Lewis was behind the brilliant (and now sadly defunct) Grafik Magazine, and Angus Hyland is a partner with mega design consultancy Pentagram. Their beautiful joint creation sets out to explore the relationship between illustration and the written word when it comes to describing desire and eroticism.

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A Review of Kenneth Grange: Making Britain Modern at the Design Museum

Reflections and highlights from a retrospective Design Museum exhibition on Kenneth Grange’s extraordinary career, during which he designed some of Britain’s most iconic and beloved objects.

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Kenneth Grange exhibition by Sophia O’Connor. Art galleries can sometimes make one feel a little ill at ease, whether it’s the worry that you will somehow damage the pristine white […]