Books

Book Review: Alexander Rodchenko

Born in St. Petersburg in 1891 there was not obvious artistic influences in his working class home. With that almost untainted background it must have been a revelation to him when he later went to the Kazan Art School (where he actually met his future wife Varvara) and the world of possibilities opened up to him.

Baseline and Beauty: Graphic Design Visionaries by Caroline Roberts

There was one recurring thought that soft returned through my well kerned (they really aren’t) brain cells whilst imbibing all the beautiful healthy nourishing idea rich design contained within the creative menu leaves of the new rather excellent Graphic Design Visionaries by Caroline Roberts (editor of Grafik).

Clockwork Angels: The Novel by Kevin J Anderson

“….for something like twenty years, Kevin and I had discussed working on a project together that would marry music, lyrics, and prose fiction. The right idea and timing eluded us for a long time, but at last, both converged perfectly.”

I, Partridge. We need to talk about Alan.

Alan Partridge is a survivor, he’s looked out into oblivion and even dangled a smartly polished brogue over the edge. For the first time ever he reveals all in a new book, I, Partridge. We need to talk about Alan.

Faith 47: Artist

Faith 47 is a brilliant South African Artist, and the subject of a new book by the ‘From Here to Fame’ Publishing Company. We have 5 copies to give away.