Creative Inspiration

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Exposure: Leslie Zhang

Photographer Leslie Zhang explores Chinese identity, drawing from memories of growing up in the country and Eastern iconography of the 80s and 90s. Art Director Gem Fletcher speaks to the Shanghai-based artist about his work

Apple goes colour-tastic in new ad

Rupert Sanders has directed Apple’s latest ad, which sees swarms of colourfully dressed parkour fans vault and twist their way across a city, in a bid to emphasise the colour quality of the Liquid Retina display on the iPhone XR

Photography review of the year 2018

We look back on the highlights of our coverage of photography throughout 2018 on Creative Review, including a visit to the Polaroid Originals factory, Ami Vitale on pandas and an interview with Alex Prager

Magazine covers of the year 2018

It’s been a highly politicised year for editorial design, with everything from Facebook’s data controversies to – of course – Trump gracing the covers of magazines far and wide. We’ve teamed up with Coverjunkie to bring you our top ten covers of 2018