In search of the new simplicity

Are we witnessing a new wave of minimalism in graphic design? In his book, Min, art director Stuart Tolley sets out to map the apparent desire for simplification and paring back – and explore why this is happening

Toys Talking by Leanne Shapton

In her first book for children, writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton gives voice to a selection of soft toys whose worries are not too dissimilar from our own.

Faber Nature Poets

Faber has revisited a selection of its poetry titles to bring the work of six writers together under its ‘Nature Poets’ banner – each with a new cover by one of the country’s leading printmakers

Bridgeman Studio Award 2016

Once again, we are delighted to be partnering on the Bridgeman Studio Award. This year’s prize is a £1,000 book cover commission

How brands can work with YouTubers

If you’re going to work with YouTubers like Tyler Oakley (below), be prepared to adapt your processes – and set aside your prejudices, says Poke’s Nick Farnhill.
Illustrations by Denise Nestor

If I’d known then what I know now

From getting your work noticed and preparing for degree shows to practising public speaking, Wolff Olins designer Alison Haigh shares some of her top tips for creative students about to graduate