Posted by Patrick Burgoyne, 27 October 2014, 12:19
This month we are launching CR Club, offering subscribers exclusive access to events, free gifts and money off a variety of brands you love
Posted by Rachael Steven, 24 October 2014, 16:46
This month’s pick of new type designs, projects and events includes new releases from foundries Klim and Blackletra, a lovely letterpress printed newspaper and an exhibition exploring type and manual printing methods...
Posted by Mark Sinclair, 24 October 2014, 15:46
Emily's cat Bagpuss; the most important, the most beautiful, the most magical saggy old cloth cat in the whole wide world. And as new book The Art of Smallfilms reveals – originally, marmalade. So what happened to him?
Posted by Mark Sinclair, 24 October 2014, 12:17
The debut issue of Artefact, the new newspaper for the University of the Arts London, features well-honed student journalism, imagery by a range of established artists and photographers and an influential name in the art director's chair: Scott King. I talked to him and the London College of Communication's Simon Hinde about the launch of the new project...
Here's CR's pick of the best ads that we've seen these week: including work for Facebook, Virgin America, Lacoste, Full Circle, Google, and the UK's Coastguard service. First up though, a Halloween-inspired film for Ikea...
Posted by Mark Sinclair, 23 October 2014, 10:01
A new sourcebook aims to reveal the secrets behind the many of the patterns and symbols that occur in the traditional visual arts. From Celtic and Islamic designs, to studies of curves, perspective, symmetry and the 'golden section', Designa is a real box of delights...
Posted by Antonia Wilson, 22 October 2014, 14:50
From cosy geladas to luminous squid, here are some of our highlights from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 winners and shortlisted works...
Posted by Eliza Williams, 22 October 2014, 12:32
We are used to seeing photos of people who stand out on the street – those who are snapped by fashion mags for having a 'look' all their own. But what about the rest of us? We might just find a place in Hans Eijkelboom's new book, People of the 21st Century...
Posted by Mark Sinclair, 22 October 2014, 11:43
From the puppets created for Bagpuss and The Clangers, to the paper cut-outs that shaped the world of Noggin the Nog, the archive of Smallfilms has been meticulously detailed in a new publication from Four Corners Books. It's both a celebration of handmade creativity and a tribute to British eccentricity and imagination...
Posted by Rachael Steven, 22 October 2014, 10:34
The latest instalment in The Times' Unquiet Films series offers a fascinating look at the work of political cartoonist Peter Brookes.
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|Music Videos of the Month (2)|
|Illustrating a Heart of Darkness (2)|
|50 (sometimes) glorious years (8)|
|How We Got to Now (6)|
|Peter Saville designs new England shirt|
|What makes a great image? CR's Photo Annual judge Gemma Fletcher shares her favourite work|
|Designing for The Grand Budapest Hotel|
|Barry Island's typographic climbing wall|
|Catch London's bus art sculpture trail|