Every now and then you come across a gem of a book where every page is a joy to look at. A couple of years ago I saw this book on ebay and picked it up for about $10. ( » continue )
Here’s a poster I designed for Pin the Tale, a theatre company based in London. The double bill finally makes its debut in London this week after being a hit at the Edinburgh Festival. Both plays revolve around the world of Russian mail order brides. “Ulov” is performed from the woman’s perspective while “Catch” is from the man’s. It’s on for 2 nights this week at Stamford Art Centre and then Rich Mix in Bethnal Green.
The Kemistry Gallery in London is celebrating the work of the legendary art director for the CBS network, Lou Dorfsman. The main exhibit is the wooden wall he created which he named Gastrotypographicalassemblage. Collaborators included Herb Lubalin and Tom Carnase. It’s an amazing piece of work and so representative of that period of design in New York.