The Annual 2021: Trends and observations

Last year was dominated by the Covid-19 pandemic, but we also saw a number of other trends and developments emerge in the commercial creative industries. Here, we examine what they might suggest for the future

Trends of the Year 2020

In many ways this has been a year to forget, but amidst all the pandemonium of 2020, creativity has provided some welcome relief. Here, we look back over the past 12 months and examine what trends emerged

Creative Review Turns 40!

The latest issue of CR celebrates our 40th birthday. We talk to some of the creatives that have made the magazine what it is today, and profile four creative heroes who we believe are shaping culture now, including our cover designer, Annie Atkins

40 creative moments that changed culture

No major magazine birthday is complete without a list, so as part of Creative Review’s 40th celebrations, we’ve picked out 40 significant moments from across both high and low culture that we feel have shaped the work that is produced by our audience today


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