Graphic Design

An exhibition at Amsterdamā€™s Stedelijk Museum will present hundreds of Japanese posters from the 1930s to the present day

By Frieze News Desk

As an exhibition of smiley memorabilia curated by Fatboy Slim opens, a timeline of the omnipresent symbol and pop-cultural icon 

By Kadish Morris

Design Matters - 18 Oct 2017

For the fourth in our six-part series in collaboration with Bang & Olufsen, Design Matters, the New York Times Magazine design director Gail Bichler discusses taking risks, the tactility of print, and creating a record of history

James Langdon's re-staging of Norman Potter's 1974 play, 'In:quest of Icarus', at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, December 2012. Photo: Courtesy James Langdon

Graphic designer James Langdon has begun an extensive research project on Potter and his teachingsĀ 

By Annie Godfrey Larmon

David Bennewith (ed.) (Clouds, Jan van Eyck Academie and Colophon, Auckland and Maastricht, 2009)

By Tim Abrahams

Independent publishing has seen a boom in new imprints, often designed by artists, of classic novels and ‘lost’ books

By Michael Bracewell
Alice Rawsthorn and Francesco Vezzoli participate in the panel 'The Expanded Museum - Mass Forms for Private Consumption' at Frieze Talks 2007. Photograph: Polly Braden/Frieze

Design, graphics and film in the traditional preserves of art

Two new novels by graphic designers

By Emily Campbell