Abbott Miller

Full points

Celebrating type in design with full stops from the Monotype collections

Spot the Stop!

Our latest edition of Monograph, free with subscriber copies of CR, features 15 full-stops from typefaces in the Monotype archive. How many typefaces can you spot? (Bonus points for the designer’s name and year)…

Full-Spot: Monotype at Cannes

If you are currently at the Cannes Lions ad festival, Monotype and CR have an evening of typographic fun (yes, you heard right) lined up for the evening of June 18

Collins designs AIGA’s centennial book

Since January, American graphics association AIGA has been celebrating its centennial in style, launching websites, events across the country and a beautiful exhibition curated by Monotype celebrating 100 years in type design. For its Centennial Gala, New York agency Collins created a book and installation commemorating the organisation’s past and its 2014 medallists.

What’s On

CR’s pick of forthcoming exhibitions, design events and creative activities including Prix Pictet at the V&A, Wallace & Gromit in Bristol, Semi Permanent Sydney, Birds Eye View film festival at Canary Wharf Screen, 100 years of Type in Design at AIGA in New York, letterpress workshops with Alan Kitching, Paul McKee’s print show for vinyl lovers in London, and GIF art from 15Folds in London…

Taking a letter for a walk

At the heart of the new identity for the Whitney Museum in New York is a single, not uncontroversial, zigzag line. Meet Experimental Jetset’s ‘responsive W’

Cover story

There’s always more than one way to tell a story: New York Times Magazine design director Arem Duplessis takes us through the process of creating three covers for his title, from initial sketches, to final artwork, with some ideas along the way that, for one reason or another, didn’t make the grade

Branding the art world

Once deemed a dirty word in gallery circles, a competitive art market is increasingly embracing the brand. By Eliza Williams

AGI website by Spin

Spin has unveiled a new look for the Alliance Graphique Internationale’s website, at the same time improving access to the organisation’s vast archive of graphic design

Studio of the Year

It’s a three-way tie for design studio of the year, with Music, Pentagram and Why Not Associates all sharing the honour of having the most entries chosen for the Annual this year

Luke Hayman

“Creative Review is the reason why I became a designer”. Patrick Burgoyne meets Pentagram New York’s most recent partner

2wice As Nice

We’ve been big fans of Abbott Miller’s designs for 2wice magazine for a long time here at CR, so we can heartily recommend a new exhibition of back issues at AIGA in New York that also features another balletomane favourite, Dance Ink

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